Social media penetrates our lives on a daily basis. In fact, as of April 2017, there are almost 2,000 million users on Facebook alone, making it the most popular social network in the world. In terms of reach, it’s definitely the place to go to if you want to be seen. However, you won’t be the only one thinking that. So here are some of the tried and tested ways we used in order to reach through the noise, speak to our clients and users, thus reaching our business objectives.
The SupaAgent of the Month initiative was started to recognise and appreciate the people behind the work that we do for our clients. To kick things off in May 2017, it is our pleasure to introduce SupaAgent Kellyn who is praised by our Project Managers for being “super reliable” and consistently doing “an awesome job”. Find out more about this SupaMum and be prepared to be wowed!
Every business needs to generate leads at some point in order to push for more sales, widen your network and increase awareness about your brand. In order to make the most efficient use of your time, you need to ensure that your initial funnel is wide enough. Here are some handy tips that we here at Supahands sometimes use to generate leads for our clients.
Humans have an innate need to constantly connect things. We built bridges to connect lands, the telephone to connect voices, social networks to connect people. We’ve also found a way to connect two applications or systems together. In fact, this technological bridge is around us in so many different ways without us realising it. This bridge is called an API or Application Programming Interface. Here’s an easy way to understand APIs. Let’s find out how this simple tool can be used to increase the speed and security of data transference.
Our client is a major telecommunications service provider in Asia who also actively invests in fast-growing businesses. They needed help gathering information on a very prominent startup that was making waves across the region and they needed is fast. Supahands had the first and only discussion regarding the project on Thursday afternoon, received the brief the next day, launched the project that evening itself and completely it by Sunday afternoon. That’s 5,000 rows of data populated in under 48 hours. This is how we did it.
The Founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, was recently quoted in saying that “humans must some day merge with machines in order to avoid becoming obsolete”. A bold but not unexpected statement made by the man who turned electric vehicles into the must-have of recent years. But is it necessarily true? We explore the notion from an outsourcing point of view where human labour has become the silent driving factors behind some of the world’s largest companies.
It doesn’t matter whether your business is just starting out or has been thriving for years, the success and growth of your company depends on leads. Without a doubt, leads are like the oxygen to keep your company alive. According to Sirius Decisions, the average sales person only makes two attempts to reach a prospect. The question is now – should you be pushing your sales team’s effort to look for more potential clients or should they focus on building relationships and closing deals?
Supplycart is a Malaysian company that can help you source, procure, manage, and restock your office needs, from food in the pantry to stationery. Last week, we invited them to “invade” Supahands HQ in Bangsar South with the thing that they’re known for – fresh fruits, healthy and delicious snacks and plenty of industry knowledge to share. As we cozied up on our beanbags and exchanged ideas whilst munching on crunchy fresh apples, it became clear to us that this was a very insightful session that we’re happy to host in SupHQ. Here’s a quick recap of what went down.
Being a stay-at-home parent is a full-time job that doesn’t come with a full-time paycheck. Thankfully, there are ways to earn money without leaving the house or sacrificing your time with the kids. However, it is hard to swim through all the information and scams that are on the internet when looking for a solid way to do so. With that in mind, we put together a list of unique jobs that are perfect for stay-at-home mums (or dads).
Have you ever tried crowdsourcing? You should. The idea of outsourcing a task or project to a network of people is appealing as it lets businesses get their work done affordably. It has done wonders for businesses big and small. So, what are the ways crowdsourcing can help your business grow?
So, what is it like to work with a startup? What can you expect? Previously, we shared an article about the benefits of working in a startup environment that you can check out. To add, Supahands’ Community Manager, Su Yin Voon, had a talk at Sunway University to share her first hand experience working with one – us! If you’re considering being part of the startup community, here are 6 things for you to ponder on.