Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

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 ]

It’s likely that an employer will only spend about 7-10 seconds glancing over a resume. It’s in those few seconds that you want to be able to capture his or her attention. Think about advertisements and social media for a moment–how often do you simply scroll past a tweet or post without giving it much  [ Read More ]

The holiday season is almost upon us, and that can only mean one thing: shopping, deals, promotions, and exclusive offers that we all want to know about. But how do we find out about these offers? Getting these offers is one thing–but how we receive them, is another. We are so used to getting our  [ Read More ]

Starting a business can be tricky. There are a lot of factors that go into the process, including one of the most important: having a business plan. A business plan can provide crucial information for not only you and your clients, but also your employees and managers. It sets objectives and goals, how and why  [ Read More ]