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All for Small

 

 

Explore our support hub that could help your business.

 

Small businesses are the heart of every Hong Kong community. We know right now you may be adapting, so we’ve put together all the best resources, in one place to help you out. 

 

With our help, your grit and Hong Kong ’s commitment to local businesses we really are, all for small.

Keep on top of business

It’s not business as usual right now. So we’ve put together a collection of useful resources, market insights and business testimonials to help you seize any opportunity to expand your business.

Offers and Competitions 

Save on more of your business expenses and help manage your cash flow with these useful resources.

 

Our Small Business Team Is Your
Team

 

Our Small-Business Experts are ready to
help. They’ll advise you on the devices to fit your budget, including special pricing, and find you the best financing option. All backed by ongoing support to give you much-needed peace of mind.

Learn from other small business owners and discover a range of partners, services and resources, here to help support your business. 

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Stay ahead of the pack

 

Explore the list of top vendors that cater to your business, where you can get savings and rewards with your Card. Tap into our article hub for a comprehensive look of the latest trends and insights that will inspire you and help your business succeed.

Resource Hub

 

How to manage cash flow

 

Cash flow is the blood that keeps the heart of your empire pumping. From the basics, to tips on how you can improve it, here is everything you need to know about cash flow management.

 

 

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Business testimonial: Casetify

 

Learn how the international payment solution provided by the American Express Corporate Card helps small companies manage their expenses and risks better-among many other benefits-when their business thrives.

 

 

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Get our 2020 Borderless Commerce Report

 

A smart cross-border strategy benefits
your business in many ways. Stay updated on major cultural, technological and
payment trends to connect with buyers and sell effectively. Download the 2020 Paypal
Borderless Commerce Report now to discover international opportunities in 12
key markets.

Go Digital

With more businesses going online, there’s a lot to figure out. Get the tools and find out how to boost your online presence, that can still reach your customers effectively. 

Offers and Competitions 

Save on more of your business expenses and help manage your cash flow with these useful resources.

 

Our Small Business Team Is Your
Team

 

Our Small-Business Experts are ready to
help. They’ll advise you on the devices to fit your budget, including special pricing, and find you the best financing option. All backed by ongoing support to give you much-needed peace of mind.

 

 

 

 

Fees waived for payment gateway

solution

 

With RECON, a Cityline payment gateway solution, customers can complete transactions instantly at your e-shop. No setup fee and annual fee for the first year. Offer ends December 31, 2020. T&Cs apply. Please email promotion code
"AMEX2020"  and your contact details to recon@cityline.com.hk for enquiry and to enjoy the offer.

 

Great savings on payment link solution

 

RECON’s payment link solution helps you
receive payments easily via email or social communication tools. Enjoy 60%
savings on setup fee and first year's annual fee waiver by December 31, 2020.
T&Cs apply. Please email promotion code
"AMEX2020" and your contact details to recon@cityline.com.hk for enquiry and to enjoy the offer.

 

 

 

Special fee waivers and rate incentives for payment link

 

Want fast and instant payments from customers without any IT setup or system changes? Just login to IPGPAY and create a payment link for sharing via email /WhatsApp, and your customer can simply click and pay.

 

 

Setup and Annual Fee Waiver

 

Let customers pay you conveniently
through 2C2P’s QuickPay payment link. Subscribe and enjoy a waiver on account
setup fee and maintenance fee in 2020. Offer valid until December 31, 2020, for
new 2C2P customers only. T&Cs apply.

 

Learn from other small business owners and discover a range of partners, services and resources, here to help support your business. 

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Business testimonial: Continental 

 

When banks were not able to serve the e-commerce pioneer’s needs, their founder turned to American Express for a corporate card solution that worked well for their overseas payments and removed obstacles of their business growth and contingency plans.

Video

 

A simple guide to create a website

 

Includes key steps you need to know to build a successful website for your business and introduces things to do after your site goes live.

 

 

 

 

 

Video

 

Tips on running a social media campaign

 

Taking the social media plunge and building from scratch could be overwhelming. Here's a guide to get you started on the right path of an effective social media campaign for your business.

 

 

Video

 

How to rank higher on Google

 

Strong online presence is more important than ever with social distancing in place. Here are 7 easy steps to improve your Google rankings and get more traffic to your website.

 

 

 

Resource Hub

 

Smart Retailing

 

Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA)  provides the  latest updates on e-tailing trends and insights on grasping the e-commerce and omni-channel.

Resource Hub

 

Google My Business

 

Get your business online and engage with customers for free.



 

 

Digital Courses

 

Grow your digital skills with Google

 

Learn how to manage and grow your business through free online courses

 

 

 

Mobile App

 

Learn on Google Primer App

 

Improve your business and marketing skills through quick, easy-to-understand lessons.

 

 

 

Website Enhancement 

 

Google Test My Site

 

Improve your site’s performance to boost your business, with recommendations on how to

improve speed and how you compare with others in your industry.

 

Resource Hub

 

Master Google tools for your business

 

Develop applicable skills to grow your business at your own pace and get Google product certified.



Resource Hub

 

Working remotely with G Suite

 

Video meetings and real-time
document collaboration apps make
it easy to work from anywhere.
Start your free trial.

 

 

Resource Hub

 

Connect with a Facebook Marketing Expert

 

Facebook provides businesses with 1:1 support to grow their business and helpful tools to stay connected with their customers.

 

Resource Hub

 

Get our 2020 Borderless Commerce Report

 

A smart cross-border strategy benefits your business in many ways. Stay updated on major cultural, technological and payment trends to connect with buyers and
sell effectively. Download the 2020 Paypal Borderless Commerce Report now to discover international opportunities in 12 key markets.

Resource Hub

 

Facebook Business Resource Hub

 

Facebook’s Business Resource Hub provides helpful tools and resources to aid businesses in managing the current situation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resource Hub

 

Streamline payment process with IPGPAY

 

You can easily create IPGPAY Paylink, which allows your customers to pay anytime and anywhere via email, Whatsapp, etc. Simple and straight-forward for both you and your customers, plus No IT setup and system changes are required.

 

 

Video

 

Email marketing made simple

 

We'll walk you through the process of getting started with email marketing to help ensure your campaign is a success. Check out this step by step guide and learn
to successfully reach, engage and retain your current customers.

 

 

 

 

The online workforce

Working from home has become the new normal, and looks like it will be around for a foreseeable future. Managing your team remotely can be challenging. So here are some online tools and HR tips to help you manage your company. 

Offers and Competitions 

Save on more of your business expenses and help manage your cash flow with these useful resources.

 

Our Small Business Team Is Your
Team

 

Our Small-Business Experts are ready to
help. They’ll advise you on the devices to fit your budget, including special pricing, and find you the best financing option. All backed by ongoing support to give you much-needed peace of mind.

Learn from other small business owners and discover a range of partners, services and resources, here to help support your business. 

Podcast

Subject to Talent Podcast – A 360 view on Talent 

 

Allegis Global Solutions talks to talent experts around the world covering topics on industry trends, technology, workforce management and the ever-evolving talent management industry. 

 

Blogpost

The Flexible Workforce: A Checklist for the Next Normal 

 

Allegis Global Solutions compiled a list of the three top steps companies should take when managing a flexible workforce in the new way of work.

 

 

Blogpost

Four Inclusive Workplace Practices for Your Virtual Team 

 

Allegis Global Solutions shares tips on how to be an all-inclusive company when managing virtual teams 

 

 

Article

Four Fundamentals for a Total Talent Advantage 

 

Allegis Global Solutions created a complimentary report to guide companies on building strategic workforces from scratch, and creating a total talent strategy for a future-ready workforce.

Resource Hub

 

Working remotely with G Suite

 

Video meetings and real-time document collaboration apps make it easy to work from anywhere. Start your free trial.

 

 

 

Getting back on your feet

What comes next? How should your business adapt? Whatever you choose to do, we have support, mentoring and tools to help you go further.  

Offers and Competitions 

Save on more of your business expenses and help manage your cash flow with these useful resources.

 

450,000 points to back your business

 

Boost saving for your business through our rewarding American Express ® Gold Business Card Program. An enhanced welcome offer of 450,000 Membership Rewards Points is given to you when you apply now and get started using our card .

Terms and Conditions apply.

 

Our Small Business Team Is Your
Team

 

Our Small-Business Experts are ready to
help. They’ll advise you on the devices to fit your budget, including special pricing, and find you the best financing option. All backed by ongoing support to give you much-needed peace of mind.

 

 

Learn from other small business owners and discover a range of partners, services and resources, here to help support your business. 

Resource Hub

Amex Love Local

 

Empower the local merchants with year-round marketing support, plus the new, elevated benefits including offering Cardmember with exceptional savings and free POP kits for participating merchants, to encourage even more Cardmembers to spend at local businesses and help them get back on track.

Resource Hub

Amex Love Local

 

Attract more customers by honoring the year-round offer of HK$20 savings upon HK$150 or
above spent in a single transaction on regular priced items / à la
carte food and beverages with American Express® Card.

 

 

Resource Hub

Business testimonial: Shure Asia

 

At trying times like this, having better control and visibility over expenses could be crucial for business to survive. Here is an example of how we're able to help Shure Asia manage expenses efficiently and build a more transparent and controllable system to protect against fraud

Video

How to avoid disputes

 

Disputes could be a drag and costly in many ways to you. Review the common disputes and get tips on how to prevent them from happening when you receive disputes.

 

 

 

 

 

Resource Hub

Industry news

 

Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA) is closely monitoring the situation
around COVID-19 and its impact on retail sector. Find out more about the
Government measures, as well as best practices regarding human resources,legal, and financial issues.

Website Enhancement

Google test my site

 

Improve your site’s performance to boost your business, with recommendations on how to improve speed and how you compare with others in your industry.

 

 

 

Resource Hub

Connect with a Facebook Marketing Expert

 

Facebook provides businesses with 1:1 support to grow their business and helpful tools to stay connected with their customers.

 

 

 

Resource Hub

Facebook Business Resource Hub

 

Disputes could be a drag and costly in many ways to you. Review the common disputes and get tips on how to prevent them from happening when you receive disputes.

 

 

Delivering for your customers

Stay on top of the trends and provide best in class service. Discover marketing insights and resources to help you connect with your customers.  

Offers and Competitions 

Save on more of your business expenses and help manage your cash flow with these useful resources.

 

Our Small Business Team Is Your
Team

 

Our Small-Business Experts are ready to
help. They’ll advise you on the devices to fit your budget, including special pricing, and find you the best financing option. All backed by ongoing support to give you much-needed peace of mind.

Learn from other small business owners and discover a range of partners, services and resources, here to help support your business. 

Resource Hub

Amex Love Local

 

Attract more customers by honoring the year-round offer of HK$20 savings upon HK$150 or above spent in a single transaction on regular priced items / à la carte food and beverages with American Express® Card.

 

Resource Hub

Retail Market Trend

 

Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA) shares the latest market insights via its monthly e-Newsletter. 

 

 

 

Resource Hub

Smart Retailing

 

Hong Kong Retail Management Association
 (HKRMA)  provides the  latest updates on e-tailing trends and insights on grasping the e-commerce and omni-channel.

 

 

Resource Hub

Order your free signage to attract more customer 

 

Display signage at a prominent position in your store so that American Express
Cardmembers know that you welcome their business.

 

Resource Hub

Connect with a Facebook Marketing Expert

 

Facebook provides businesses with 1:1 support to grow their business and helpful tools to stay connected with their customers.