3 Cost-Effective Ways to Advertise Your Small Business Effectively


When it come to your advertising needs, it's recommended that at least 2% of your gross revenue is set aside to promote your business. If you can afford to set aside more (preferably 7% or greater), that gives you more wiggle room for choosing advertising outlets. As a small business owner, you want to hold onto every dime you can, which means even advertising can come at a cost you aren't ready to afford.

10 August 2016

Reasons You Should Use Custom Shipping Boxes

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If you have a business that requires you to ship products to your customers, you likely go through a lot of boxes. Instead of using generic boxes you buy in bulk, consider having your boxes custom-made. Corrugated boxes are a great option because they are durable, friendly to the environment, and can be custom-made specifically for your business. Here are some benefits of going with this option for your shipping boxes.

10 August 2016

Preventative Maintenance to Do with a Traditional Water Heater

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If you're a homeowner that has a traditional water heater, you should know that this is not an appliance you should just ignore until something goes wrong with it. You'll need to perform regular maintenance that will help prolong the water heater's lifespan and check for potential problems. Here is some helpful advice for those that have a traditional hot water heater. Advice Prior to Starting You'll want to ensure that all the water valves connected to the water heater are turned off before you do any work on the appliance.

26 July 2016

3 Ways Sports Bars Can Use Digital Signage Software

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Digital signage software is a modern way to interact with customers, showcase promotions, and cater to all types of businesses. When you own a sports bar, you can reach out to customers in a number of different ways by using digital signage. The digital software can be added to multiple types of touch screen devices and placed within your sports bar. Browse through three different methods for using digital signage in your sports bar.

7 July 2016

Is Your Stuffed Animal Collection Taking Up Too Much Room? Helpful Tips For Storing Them

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If your love for stuffed animals extended from childhood to adulthood, you may still seek out your favorite animals or characters to continue building upon your collection. The main problem with this type of collection is that it can take up so much room because these items range from small to massive. It is not like jewelry or figurines that are fairly small and can be kept in a small area, even with a large collection.

22 June 2016

No Tresspassing: Keeping Your Home Secure

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Home security is one of the main priorities homeowners should have regarding their homes. If you are a homeowner, you want to know you are doing your best to prevent a break in or other security problems from happening. These tips will help you to cut down on your chances of being burglarized or vandalized. Protect your windows If you have a two story house, you don't want to get too comfortable leaving the second story windows open.

12 May 2016

Understanding The Fundamentals Of Underground Propane Tank Installation

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If you're looking to convert your home to propane fuel, you may wonder about the possibility of investing in an underground propane tank to avoid the unsightly, clunky tank sitting in your yard. In fact, once the tank is installed in the ground, the only visible component would be a small dome that is used for monitoring the pressure and fill levels. Here's a look at what you should know about having an underground propane tank installed in your yard.

22 April 2016

Set An Impressive Stage For Your Magic Themed Birthday Bash Using These Tips And Tricks

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Throwing a magic-themed birthday bash is the perfect way to ignite the imaginations of your guests and give them a chance to feel like kids again by dressing up as fanciful wizards and witches for the evening. Hiring a magician for entertainment and decorating with spider webs, cauldrons, and staffs will help to make the night's festivities a success. Here are a few things you can do to really set the stage and add depth to your event:

17 March 2016

How to Avoid Potential Discrimination Lawsuits Against Your Business

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When an employee is terminated because of failure to adhere to company rules or policies, a business may be subject to a discrimination lawsuit. This may occur if the employee claims that the infractions were illegitimate or that they were not enforced uniformly among all offenders. The employee may legitimately feel that discirimination was the determining factor in their dismissal, or they may have motives that range from retribution or financial gain.

8 March 2016

Top Benefits Of Getting A New Phone System For Your Company

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If you are running a business that makes and receives a lot of phone calls throughout the day, you might want to consider upgrading to a newer phone system, especially if yours is a little outdated. To help you see why this might be the best thing for your company, you will want to take a few moments to review the following benefits of a newer phone system. Advanced Options

8 February 2016