Inefficient email practices rob the average small businessof more than 2,000 hours a year, says email management expert Kimberly Medlock, who launched a new course today to help office workers be more productive. “A company with 50 employees, each spending just 10 minutes a day on unnecessary email, wastes 2,000 hours a year of productivity,” [...]
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An independent survey has found that a large majority of respondents favor buying real estate in the current economy. Some 62% of respondents polled said now is the best time to buy a home or other real estate, despite uncertainty over the U.S. economy. The online poll was conducted by Housing Predictor, which regularly surveys [...]
The National Small Business Association recently released a new survey, The Politics of Small Business, which evaluated the opinions of small-business owners on topics ranging from Congress’ understanding of small business to which party best represents small-business issues. Conducted among more than 650 small businesses nationwide, the survey shows that, while the respondent’s political persuasion [...]
ChicCandyBuffet.com offers hundreds of bulk candy choices for party planners, moms, brides, and DIY-ers who want to add something truly unique to their next occasion. “I absolutely love candy buffets! A couple of my best friends have done them at their weddings and baby showers and I just adore them. What an easy way to [...]
An IHOP restaurant in Bloomfield, NJ is catering to mourners. The restaurant already caters to schools, community groups and religious organizations and decided to reach out to those attending funerals with a place to book their after-service gathering.
Four out of 10 small-business owners are reporting positive business conditions, nearly doubling since 2010, according to a new survey by Citibank. The survey, which polled 750 small businesses across the country, reports that one-third of businesses are doing better than a year ago, with 33 percent expecting their business to grow by 10 percent [...]
Unitrends is proud to announce the collaboration with Natural World, a manufacturer from Spain. The main goal of Natural World is the production of quality and comfort footwear, respecting the planet from the beginning until the end of its production process. Daniel Portela, Director of Sales for the U.S. states: “We are really very excited [...]
New research released today by CompTIA, the non-profit association for the information technology (IT) industry, suggests that businesses can improve communications, recruiting, customer relationships and other processes by expanding their social engagement beyond well-known public sites. “Social media and social networking are widely recognized terms associated with large public sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn,” [...]
PsychTests.com, a pioneer in online psychological assessments, has released its newest research on the negotiation styles of people who spend their day debating, bargaining, and mediating the best deal possible. PsychTests’ results reveal that negotiation styles can vary from the diplomatic and friendly to tactical warfare. Who’s sitting across the negotiating table from you? Do [...]
There are many fine products made in the United States. Improve Toothbrush by Prevent Care Products, Inc. manufactures this item in Morristown, Tennessee. For more info, visit www.improvetoothbrush.com.
Pool Tradeshow is the original independent tradeshow, established in 2001 for the boutique market and leading retailers world-wide. The Show is hosted bi-annually every February and August in Las Vegas in conjunction with MAGIC Marketplace The Pool Tradeshow carefully curates each show, balancing fresh talent with established brands. Each POOL brand is pre-screened to provide [...]
It is not too late to plan a summer promotion for your small business to boost sales, generate traffic and create an opportunity for new customers. Put out the BBQ tools, decorate your window with a fun beach team, get ready for Labor Day weekend. Try using local events and happenings to create ways to [...]