Blog Entries Tagged with 'barter tips'

Top 10 Ways to Ruin Your Experience Using a Barter Exchange

Top 10 Ways to Ruin Your Experience Using a Barter Exchange


While not reflecting the vast majority of members, some business owners and managers do exhibit one or more of the following behaviours occasionally. As a result, they reduce the benefit that barter has for their business. Too many businesses displaying these behaviours in the system can also create a negative impression of the exchange, as well as discourage the staff at the exchange.

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My Business Is Too New I am Not Ready For Bartering

My Business Is Too New I am Not Ready For Bartering


I have heard a number of times from business owners who are just launching or within their first year of business that “their business is not ready for barter yet”. I can’t imagine a less accurate statement.

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Tight cash flow?  Fix it with Barter

Tight cash flow? Fix it with Barter


Unfortunately many small to midsize businesses go through periods where cash flow is tight. Sometimes it is just a seasonal dip, an unexpected expense, or a customer delaying payment on a large invoice. Other times it is more systemic to the business you are in, and a larger change needs to occur in order for you to advance. In either case, barter can help you find your way!

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Having Trouble Collecting Money?

Having Trouble Collecting Money?


Unfortunately regardless of industry there are times where an accounts receivable is likely not going to be collectible. Utilizing Tradebank you can collect on this debt for less than the cost of third party collections - while also potentially improving your on going relationship with that customer.

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Bartering for Employee Incentives

Bartering for Employee Incentives


One of the most valuable assets to a business are its employees. Keeping quality employees happy and with you for the long-term can result in dramatic savings for a business in terms of lower training costs and improve customer service.

Bartering for products and services for staff incentives or rewards can be a great way to keep your team together and motivated.

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