Everyone has had to deal with a manipulative salesperson at some point in their careers or business journey. And probably everyone hates it. It’s the cliche of what’s bad about the business world. So how do you prevent yourself from being victim to the manipulative tactics of these salespeople as you go forward and purchase the services you need to purchase?
This Negotiation Countermeasures Guide by ThunderQuote helps you to stand your ground against salespeople whom you feel are pressing you too hard, or overstepping the boundaries.
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Procuring services is more than just purchasing products. Most buyers or procurers know that when engaging services vendors, for some reason, it can be a lot more frustrating than buying products. Why is this?
Products are tangible, and can be checked against purchase order requirements, specifications and run through statistical quality checks. But services are non-tangible.
So what is special about procuring services and engaging service providers? This article by e-procurement platform ThunderQuote seeks to provide an objective, third party perspective into your organisation’s service procurement risks and the steps to address them moving forward.
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Planning for your up-coming renovation but unsure of the budget and cost to renovate your office, F&B or retail? Renovation costs can range from S$320 to S$1080 per sqm. The cost of renovation depends on layout complexity, size of unit, materials, flooring, plumbing or any electrical and of course before the heavy work starts, consulting fees. Here’s a rough guide for you guys to gauge the cost of your next renovation:
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Mobile apps are now integral parts of life and Singapore reports the highest smartphone penetration in the world at 90%. This multi-billion-dollar industry is clearly here to stay and it is a no brainer that everyone intends on riding the mobile wave.
However, the most common questions are “How much does it cost to develop an app?” or “How much does it cost to make an app?”. Whether you’re finding the cost for developing, making or building an app, because of the differences in functionality and structure in most app ideas, it is often extremely difficult for most people to figure out how much to budget for their mobile app development, making predicting mobile app development costs a huge frustration for many companies.
This guide by e-procurement platform ThunderQuote aims to provide you with a rough gauge to calculate your total budget related with your app development when hiring an app development firm.
Note: If you are seeking a mobile app development firm, try using ThunderQuote e-Procurement platform for free today.
The cost of developing a mobile app depends on factors which may include:
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Thinking of upgrading your POS systems? But don’t really know of the cost that goes into it?
POS or Point-of-Sale systems are critical to F&B and Retail businesses like cafes, restaurants, retail stores and more. The costs of POS system vary greatly based on your requirements and the functionality you demand. Here’s an easy guide to how much you should budget for your POS System, depending on your needs.
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Here is a summarised list of common resources needed for your commercial renovation planning:
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Planning for your company’s renovation can be a tedious and stressful process. There are many aspects which we have to take into consideration in order for a renovation project to run smoothly. From having to engage a renovation company, you will also need to source for commercial interior designer, conduct inspections, design layouts … and the list goes on.
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Planning an event can be stressful especially if you don’t have a lot of resources on you hand. But have no fear, we’ve compile a list of event tools and resources for you to take advantage of.
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So you have an event coming up, and you need decide: Do you hire an event company or not?
This Event Company Selection Guide (Singapore) by ThunderQuote seeks to help you run through a structured process to answer the following questions:
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Singapore is known as one of largest shopping paradise in Asia. There are about 17,000 retail establishments based in Singapore, all placed in numerous shopping centres and mega malls around the country. The commerce sector contributes to 18.3% of the GDP, with retail adding up to 4.6%. If you ‘d like to be apart of the large retail industry, here are some tips on how you can kickstart your retail store now!
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