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With looming inflation, we
must maintain profit margins
along with seeking sales. A
three-pronged approach of
adjusting prices, finding new
sources of growth, and cutting
costs (boosting productivity)
are the main adjustments
successful companies make to
stay profitable during periods
price increases eliminate the
need to catch up while battling
increasing costs. If you invoice
your customers, stay vigilant to
avoid customers passing their
cash flow problems on to you.
Stock up at lower
prices, during sales, or before
supplier price hikes. Be
cautious; too much inventory can
also cause problems. Spend
intelligently; many supply
issues are out of your hands, so
it may be necessary to find new
supply chains that offer lower
shipping prices or faster
delivery. Know where every
dollar is going, and weigh the
costs against results at every
step. Cutting costs that
jeopardize a brand do not make
sense over the long run.
Look for ways to streamline your
operation. Shorten hours for
Incentivize workers to be more
productive. Offer production or
innovation bonuses. Boost
employee loyalty and work as a
team to maintain growth. The
most efficient workers will
shine in times of inflationary
pressure. Analyze all production
processes to determine if there
are redundancies and eliminate
work wherever possible.
Inflation can attack a business
on several fronts. These steps
have generated higher returns
during inflationary pressure for
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CryptSync is a free,
open-source program that synchronizes two folders
while encrypting the contents of one of them. Ideal if
you are using a cloud storage option. The unencrypted
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folder is available for backup to the cloud. You can
even make duplicate encrypted backups when using two
cloud storage providers.
synchronization means if you add a file to the
unencrypted folder, it will be encrypted and copied to
the encrypted folder. A file added to the encrypted
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