Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

It’s always the goal in life to land your dream job with your dream company. Or even landing a job with a company that has an awesome corporate office. Trendy office spaces are a new trend for companies. Brightly colored rooms, alternative desk options, pool tables, snack machines, and much more are some things we’ve  [ Read More ]

In the age of technology, online portfolios and Twitter handles are popular for when you want to do business. While everyone seems to be on social media now, a physical business card is still important for keeping in contact with colleagues and other professionals. Here are some reasons why business cards are still relevant.

Owning a business comes with its own set of unique challenges. There are often many aspects that are needed to help a business run smoothly. At the end of the day, taking comfort in a job well done is its own reward. However, the results of doing business during the day can sometimes pile up  [ Read More ]

Renting forklifts can be a good option for some businesses. However, if your business does a lot of heavy lifting year-round, it may be time to invest in a forklift. Especially if you own a warehouse, owning at least one forklift is essential. If finances are an issue, there are buying options to make it  [ Read More ]

Construction is an expensive business. There are a lot of different costs that go into different forms of construction. Cutting costs is very difficult to do because construction workers are under strict safety regulations. These regulations are for the safety of the worker and the clients, but they usually mean more money. That can be  [ Read More ]

Capital assets have long lives and have the potential for large, costly mistakes. Therefore, capital planning is a necessary process for any company. Many business owners do not quite understand the necessary actions to take when developing a capital plan, so purchasing a capital planning software is a must. Below, we have listed 3 companies  [ Read More ]

When it comes to price quotes, contractors and those who need their services often don’t see eye to eye. Providing a quote of how much a particular job will cost, is not a simple thing, however. Customers like the lowest bid. They don’t consider the intricacies of the work they’re requesting. A contractor eager for  [ Read More ]

Managing money is one of the most important things that a small business needs to have under control. Starting your business and selling your first product can be exciting, but not knowing how to manage the money made can be scary and intimidating. Here are six tips to help anyone who has a small business manage their  [ Read More ]

Take a moment to think about the best boss you’ve ever had. Can you remember what made them so great? Why do you think they were your favorite boss? Chances are, they were respected by the majority of the staff (you can’t please everyone) in addition to yourself. But why did everyone like them so  [ Read More ]

Texting is often frowned upon in the office. We all think it’s distracting and useless in the workplace. Many of us think it doesn’t get any work done. Just as you shouldn’t use the work phone to make personal calls, you should avoid texting to send personal text messages, right? Well, sort of. The cell phone  [ Read More ]