If your small business is set to give out some raises (or cut hours) after the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)'s overtime rule changes take effect in December 2016, you may be investigating other ways you can cut costs and remain competitive without having to eat into profits or downsize valuable employees. In many cases, the majority of your cost-cutting measures may involve employee benefits like health insurance, paid time off, and retirement contributions.
19 July 2016
As a business owner with a store located on a busy road, you know how much the road can affect your business. Whenever there is the slightest problem on the street, your business suffers. This is why a road construction project can be devastating to a store owner. Not only does it make it difficult for shoppers to get to your store because of road work obstacles, but any potential customers won't want to go through the hassle of road construction delays in order to get to your store.
15 July 2016
Gun safes are a great way to keep your guns safe and organized when you are not using them. Choosing the right gun safe to fit your needs can be a bit difficult if you have never purchased a gun safe before. Use the guide below to learn what factors to look for when choosing a gun safe to use in your house. Consider the Amount of Guns You Plan to Store
4 July 2016
When you are choosing an appropriate packing unit for your new business, it is important to be aware of the array of benefits that corrugated boxes can provide. For instance, while it is easy to see that corrugated boxes provide a closer fit for transporting valuable items, you may not notice how well those same items can be protected against various forms of damage. In addition, it is helpful to remember that cardboard is environmentally friendly and will biodegrade in about two months.
23 June 2016
As a clothing shop owner, you have a duty to protect your customers while they're on your premises. With 1-2 people per every thousand being allergic or hypersensitive to bee or wasp stings, part of this protection includes doing your best to make sure none of your customers get stung while browsing your goods. Below you'll find 4 ways you can prevent facing a bee sting liability suit by limiting the chances of bees taking up shelter around your store.
16 June 2016
The ability to have customers worldwide is the hallmark of a flourishing business, but the transition is not always easy. When you are ready to take the next step and market to international customers, there are several factors you should consider to improve your success. Redesign Your Website You should redesign your website so each customer can view the appropriate version in their language. This is usually accomplished by having several versions of the same website stored on your server, just in different languages.
14 June 2016
As more and more people become aware of the negative impact society's current mode of living has on the planet, the demand for Earth-friendly alternatives to products and services that contribute to the problem increases. If you're looking for a way to make extra money while also doing your part to help save the planet, consider starting a green demolition company. Here's more information about this business opportunity and what you need to get started.
13 June 2016