2016

  • To Which Factors Should Your Employees' Pay Be Tied?

    If you're a business owner who has recently noticed an uptick in the amount of personnel turnover you're experiencing, you may be concerned about this change and what it could mean for your business going forward. While there are ebbs and flows in just about every industry, a steadily increasing turnover rate could mean that there are issues with either your recruiting plan or your compensation structure. Read on to learn more about the factors you'll want to consider when deciding how to determine employee pay in a way that improves your retention rates and keeps your employees satisfied.
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  • Employees Complaining Of Back Pain? 2 New, Unique Office Chair Styles Designed With Back Health In Mind

    If you own a business, then you are likely accustomed to making important office supply decisions with rock-bottom prices in mind. However, if you have employees who are complaining of back pain when sitting on those budget chairs, purchasing new office chairs designed to prevent and relieve back pain is a wise investment decision. When employees are experiencing back pain when sitting in uncomfortable chairs, they may take extra bathroom breaks just to get up and stretch to relieve the muscle fatigue the chairs cause and even miss full days of work due to the pain.
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  • Aging And Your Vision -- When Your Eyes Won't Have It

    The population of the United States is graying rapidly. As are their eyes. Unfortunately, as your eyes age, your vision can change, and you can also become more susceptible to certain conditions that can make it harder to see. So what should you do as you age to make sure that you can see clearly into the future?  Keep an "Eye" on Your Prescription Your vision may have stayed the same for years, even possibly for your whole life.
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  • Tips For Making Unpacking Easier After A Move

    A lot of people find that renting a storage unit can help make a move a little bit easier. If you are getting ready to move and want to simplify that process, you may want to consider renting a unit too. In addition, if you want to make unpacking in your home as easy as possible when you finally move, you may want to consider using the following tips. Get Rid of Things
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  • ERP Software Benefits For Small Businesses & Tips For Fitting It Into A Small Business Budget

    If you own a small business, then you may or may not have heard of enterprise resource planning software, or ERP, software, and how it can help you operate your business much more efficiently. If you don't know how ERP software works, then you can read the basics about it below. If you have heard of it and would love to use it to help boost virtually every aspect of your business, then you may wonder how you can take advantage of it without spending a small fortune on a software program, such as Microsoft GP, the license fee, the hardware needed to run it, and the cost of someone to train you and your employees how to take full advantage of all it offers.
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  • New To Finding And Selling Scrap Metal? 3 Misconceptions That Can Cost You Money

    Many people earn good incomes finding and selling scrap metal as a full-time job, but you can earn some great extra income from selling scrap metal to scrap metal buyers working just a few hours each week. Of course, there is a learning curve to knowing where to find free metal in your area legally, how to sort it, and which metals will earn you the most cash, but once you master the basics of scrap metal collecting, your job will become much easier and more lucrative.
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  • From Prototype To Profit: 7 Ways To Get Your New Product To Consumers

    Finding distribution channels for a new product is one of the biggest challenges a business owner or inventor faces. You have a great idea that provides real solutions to consumers, but you just can't walk into your local retail store and get shelf space. Or can you? The decisions made at this pivotal point are crucial to the survival of your company or idea. Here are 7 ways you may be able to get your new product into the hands of potential customers, once you're fully protected by a patent, incorporated, and have implemented your marketing and branding ideas:
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  • New Restaurant Openings: 4 Connections to Help You Reach Customers and Branch Out in Communities

    When you are opening a restaurant, there may be a lot of things that you feel like you can do on your own. Creating success in the first year of your business is essential in building a customer base and making a profit as quickly as possible. This is why connecting with business-partner services can go a long way in helping your restaurant launch and thrive in those first months. Branching out and seeking help from other businesses can help reduce your workload and allow you to focus on more important elements of the restaurant atmosphere.
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  • Finding Bees on Window Sashes Inside Your Home? It's Time to Get Busy

    If you have been noticing bees on the sashes of windows inside your home, you may want to do a bit of investigation to see where they have been coming from, especially if you haven't left your windows open or have screens in them. Here's what you need to do.  Get dressed appropriately Before you go looking for bees, it's a good idea to avoid wearing things that would attract them.
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  • Using The Right Moving Supplies To Ensure Your Belongings Are Safe

    If you are soon to be moving to a new home, you are most likely in the process of organizing your personal belongings so you can prepare them for packaging. The supplies you use can make a big impact on the condition of your items after they are jostled around in a moving truck or plane to get to their new destination. Here are some tips you can use to ensure your belongings remain in the safest condition with the assistance of the packaging materials you select for their protection.
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