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5 Gold Savings! Everybody loves a bargain …

Gold Savings
After a year of many losses in the work place, redundancies, business closures and profit decreases nobody wants or in fact has the funding to go looking for large expensive solutions, we need some small quick wins with gold savings!

Small to medium businesses out there are looking for support, motivation to carry on and improvement plans going forward with somebody you can trust. 

Our 5 gold savings (get it.. After the 5 gold rings…) tips and advice will give you and your business more hope to ACTUALLY follow through with those New Year’s Resolutions in 2021… 

1. Read all of our 12 Day’s of HanaTech Christmas posts!

This may seem a little cliché but honestly, good advice can be hard to come by, or at a price. We have provided 12 in depth posts of advice, tips, links and resources for you to use to support yourself and your business. There’s nothing like a good list, so go through our 12 days, pick out some points you can take from it and write them down! Get a head start on your self improvement plan or your business/work plan. Don’t get us wrong though, there are many other resources out there that are free too that we think are gold savings… 

2. See our Support Packages – from £250! 

Many digital process improvement plans come at a cost; 10’s of thousands to be exact. As well as that upfront price, they also require ongoing large monthly payments to keep your processes going, running and updating them which you may not be aware of.  

The Assessor 
250 
*VAT 
Per Review 
We offer a complimentary initial Digital 
Baseline Review to all of our clients. Additional 
assessments are priced at €250 +VAT which 
covers a half day onsite review, travel and the 
report 
The Deliverer 
Prices Starting From 
El 000 
+VAT 
Per Project 
We offer Fixed Fee prices on a project by project 
basis. Quick win projects are priced from El ,OOO 
+VAT upwards dependant on the complexity and 
duration of the project, with an average quick 
win project costing €5,000 +VAT. 
Most projects will qualify for funding 
consideration to offset up to 33% towards 
project costs dependent on meeting eligibility 
criteria; we provide support and advice on 
possible funding available and work closely with 
providers such as the Manufacturing Growth 
Programme 
The Innovator 
E500 
*VAT 
Monthly 
Our clients preferred partnership package. We 
offer flexible ongoing innovation support to 
further develop the companies Digital 
Roadmap and to offer change management 
such as monitoring quick win improvements. 
We provide support and advice on how the 
Digital innovations could meet R&D Tax Credit 
incentives and work closely with experts in 
that field. 
The Innovator support contract can be tailored 
dependant on the business needs and starts 
from €500 +VAT per month which is 
equivalent to one days support per month.

TRANSPARENCY – it is KEY for you to get a rough quote.

There is nothing more frustrating than researching a product online and finding no links anywhere to even an estimated price range. We are clear with you – see here for our packages. Of course, there isn’t a way of getting an exact price until an improvement plan is made, as we tailor it to suit your needs whilst giving our professional advice but by providing these packages and information we want to give you as much detail as possible; so you know you can work with us! 

3. Resources – Seminars, Workshops and more! 

There are LOTS of gold savings online, free resources to be exact. They can help you with almost anything… especially in the year of online learning! As much as being on constant zoom meetings can be a little draining, put some time out to join a few workshops here and there that you WANT to be a part of. Don’t know where to start?  

  • Eventbrite are a platform where you can search for any online event, some are purchase only but there are MANY you grab tickets for that cost nothing! I myself have joined a few on topics I want to learn more about, and come out of it with much more motivation to succeed. 
  • Skillshare is another platform that provides online classes of many things that you can apply in your work life, such as marketing and social media skills, graphic design lessons and much more. Whilst there is a premium version for £7 a month, you can stick with the free account and search for free classes. 
  • Facebook and LinkedIn classes – If you follow the right people, often you can find free seminars/workshops they are offering through Facebook or Linkedin, sometimes even an Instagram live! Which means you can ask questions and get answers swiftly (if they read your question of course)  
  • Connecting with people/pages and groups in your interests or line of work – By making connections with people online you can see what they post right? Obviously. By joining groups and following pages of interest you will cater your feeds to see topcs you actually find interesting and even motivating. Sometimes people will post tips and tricks which is a free resource in itself! 
  • Useful Links – We have done a lot of research for you! Take a look at our useful links including Manufacturing associations, FUNDING, and Business Support for the Manufacturing Industry 

3. HELP yourself and make use of what’s out there, DON’T underutilise! 

Although many of us out there find social media’s rather draining, only good from a consumer point of view or for endless scrolling of funny videos, or if you are one of those people who ‘refuse to download social media, it’s for children’ well, you are sadly mistaken. Social media usage is so high right now 45 million active users are in the UK as of 2020 comparing to the 68 billion est. population – that’s a LOT of users.* 

*https://tinyurl.com/yazq9pbw

When there were the days of analogue marketing which is still very much in use such as newpaper adverts and billboards these do come at a price. Whereas if you’re relatively new, a small business or just not yet established… Social Media is your FREE marketing tool and the possibilities are endless…  

Scrolling through phone

People are scrolling for hours everyday and if you get yourself active by sharing posts, making conversations and engaging, this widens your audience. If you aren’t sticking with the times, you do get left behind and in business the competition doesn’t stop for anyone!  

Talk to us

5. Talk to us! An email, message or chat is FREE.

The greatest gold saving of all.. Speak to us! We don’t bite! If you never ask, you’ll never know. Reach out to people, and reach out to us if you need to book a complimentary digital baseline review for your business, get some advice on where to start or if you want to speak to some passionate people that KNOW their stuff! We know that change management is difficult and that there is so much technical jargon floating around that not everyone understands… so we start off with those small ‘Quick Wins’ and work our way from there.  

We hope our gold savings will help you… follow us on our socials and chat to us! Or if you have an enquiry, contact us here.

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When Hana founded HanaTech her vision was clear: to support local businesses to improve their efficiency and competitiveness through increasing their use of technology. She is passionate about making technology simple, accessible and enabling, to offer a baseline from which to truly innovate, and supporting Traditional Factories to become Factories of the Future, one quick win at a time.

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At HanaTech we specialise in Digital Process Improvement in the West Midlands and beyond. We support local business within UK Manufacturing to become more successful at competing and surviving in a Digital World, transforming Traditional Factories towards Factories of the Future, One Quick Win at a Time…


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