Business phone systems include two types--the relay system and the direct-line system. If you have never had a land-line telephone system for your business before, you might be wondering if you actually need a relay system. Here is a deeper explanation of how these two systems work and what your alternatives might be. The Relay System A relay phone system may be automated, or it may require a receptionist's skills. The calls come in on one direct line, and then the receptionist or the automated system relays them to the person or department that the customer or client wishes to speak to.
31 August 2016
If your family or business drinks the recommended eight glasses of water a day, chances are you go through a great deal of water bottles. Instead of making a trip to the grocery store each week and lugging large packs of water bottles into the house, consider using a delivery service. Not only is this type of service convenient, but it's also an excellent time saver for those with busy lifestyles.
31 August 2016
Moving overseas can be very exciting, but figuring out how you are going to get your belongings to your new residence can be a bit difficult to do. Fortunately, there are long distance moving companies that can help make the move easier for you. The guide below walks you through a few things you need to know about moving your belongings overseas. Weed Through Your Items and Keep Only the Necessities
10 August 2016
With the way that rain works, you can never be to sure that it will rain when you go out. Customers frequently go shopping and enter a store or place of business when the sun is shining and come out when it is pouring rain. As a very nice gesture, some places offer their customers and clients protection from the rain, usually in the form of complimentary umbrellas. Here are a few more pieces of complimentary rain gear you can offer your customers in the event that they leave your place of business and it is raining.
26 July 2016
If you're planning a household move in the near future, you're likely being bombarded with internet advertisements and other targeted sales pitches for packing and shipping materials and services -- from moving boxes to box trucks. While these advertisements can sometimes be helpful when it comes to determining what you'll need, those who are environmentally-minded may only see non-biodegradeable waste. What are your Earth-friendliest options when it comes to moving a household of belongings?
23 June 2016
When people think of mobile homes, many picture a small furnace in a closet as the heating unit. Although some mobile homes still use this type of furnace, there are other heating and cooling options available – both indoor and outdoor units that use oil, gas, propane, or electricity as energy sources. If you are looking to install a new heating and/or cooling system in your mobile home, knowing how the different systems work and are set up can help you make a practical choice.
2 June 2016
If you work in an office that routinely shreds papers or documents using the services of a company like VRC, consider some ways to reuse and recycle this paper before it ends up in a landfill. Five clever ways to recycle your shredded paper are: 1. Pet beds are an easy project that will help recycle piles of shredded paper. An easy way to create a pet-bed for a medium-sized dog or cat is with a plain cotton pillowcase and your recycled paper; fill the pillow case with paper and sew the end closed.
12 May 2016
If you want to make a statement when sending gifts in the mail to your friends or family members, there are several methods in the way you package the items that will be sure to be noticed. Instead of opting for a plain box and wrapping paper to keep the gift intact, try the following step in packaging it. These fun packaging ideas will turn a gift into an eye-catching piece from the moment the package is delivered to the recipient.
24 April 2016
Do you have a passion for encouraging women to take on more leadership roles? If you want to take your passion to the next level but have no clue how to do it, the first step should be starting an organization. Find out in the article below how you can encourage women as leaders to thrive after starting your organization. Encourage Men & Women to Join Your Organization Although your organization will be focused on empowering women to become leaders, it is wise for you to allow men to join the organization as well.
18 March 2016
If you run an organization or handle its events, you may be wondering if hiring a corporate speaker is a good idea or not. After all, every dollar counts toward your bottom line. You might also be wondering if paying for a professional speaker is a smart move for your company. In fact, hiring a speaker is a great investment. Here are some reasons why: Social Proof When you say something about yourself or your organization, it often does not mean as much to the listener's ears as if the comment had come from someone else.
9 March 2016