Archive for May, 2016

3 Ways to Draw Business to Your Business

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 31st, 2016. Posted in Exhibition design portfolio, Trade show display exhibits, Trade show exhibit display

Trade show exhibit display

Trying to get your business off the ground can be a rough time but there are a few things that you can do. One of the most important things and first steps is make your business known. The only way that you are going to be able to grow your business is to gain clientele. And the only way to do that is for people to know who are and where you are. Here are a few out of the box ideas to put yourself out there and let people know what is going on in your business and what you have to offer.

Trade Shows
Participating in events like trade shows is a great way to get your name out there. If you have some great trade show booth designs like an interactive exhibit design you can use it to share information about your business to the public. Continue Reading No Comments

How To Start Your Daycare Business

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 29th, 2016. Posted in After school program, After school program software, Daycare payment

Daycare management software

The right kind of child care can change a person’s future — and the wrong kind of child care can do the same. If you feel as if you’ve been called to be a child care provider, you aren’t alone. Think about it: there’s a great need for child care in the United States, especially with so many families now requiring incomes from both parents to stay afloat. It’s estimated that about 32.7 million children are now in child care in the U.S. This could encompass everything from traditional daycare to at home daycare. And if you’ve noticed the need for daycare, plenty of other wannabe business owners have as well. If you want your daycare business to be successful, you’ll

Beat the Summer Heat Without the Big Energy Bill

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 29th, 2016. Posted in Alternative electric, Connecticut energy suppliers, Deregulated electricity

Pennsylvania energy suppliers

Americans look forward to summer vacation all year, but the warmer weather can also bring it’s own set of challenges. The heat is great for a beach vacation, but it also makes the average energy bill go through the roof. Air conditioning represents the largest use of electricity in American homes, and that statistic is unlikely to change with the record high temperatures that the United States has already seen this year. Alternative energy companies encourage consumers to think differently about their power suppliers for environmental reasons, but there are also economic advantages involved.

Here are Three Ways Homeowners can Slim Down Their Summer Electricity Bills.

  1. Install a programmable thermostat.

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How to Find a Good Medical Marijuana Consultant

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 27th, 2016. Posted in Investing in the cannabis industry, Marijuana consulting services

Cannabis permit consulting

Finding a good marijuana consultant can be difficult. It has been a very popular way to get start a medical marijuana business without having to open an entire dispensary but because of how much easier is it to get started there, it can tend to attract under qualified people. Less than honest people involved in medical marijuana consulting charge a lot of money for information that you could basically find on the Internet. However, there are some great consultants out there that can really help you out, if you know what you are looking for. Here is what you should do if you are looking for someone good in the medical mar

Your Best and Worst Moving Resource The Internet

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 24th, 2016. Posted in Full service moving, Moving quote, Professional movers

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Nearly a quarter of Americans have moved from one city or area to another in the past five years. In the five years between 2005 and 2010, as many as 15.4 million people moved out of the nation’s principal cities alone. In that same time period, 8.8 million more movers moved in or out of the suburbs than previous years.

With such a constant moving traffic it’s hardly surprising that moving tips have popped up in abundance across the internet. Taking advantage of this free resource – - from finding the best moving services to realtors when buying or selling a home – - is a great first step when planning a move. It’s also a resource which should be used with caution, however. The trick to successfully using the internet for moving solutions is to know where to look and what to look out for. Here

4 Characteristics of a Great Floor Sweeper

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 20th, 2016. Posted in Factory cat scrubber, Floor scrubber rental, Used floor scrubbers

Tennant floor scrubbers

Keeping floors clean and clear is extremely important, especially in a place of business. It may be difficult because of the constant foot traffic that flows across it but it’s a good idea for numerous reasons. The reasons include but are not limited to:

  1. Clean floors preventing slips, falls and workplace injuries.
  2. They keeping a professional look to the building.
  3. Clean floors promote and maintain hygiene.
  4. Having someone to do the job provides cleaning jobs.

Sweepers often use industrial floor scrubbers if the building is big enough in order to make the job a little easier and quicker. After hours, this cleaning upkeep may

What Kind of Child Care Setting Are You Looking For?

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 19th, 2016. Posted in Child care, Child care management software, Software for daycare

Daycare payment

May is a month of graduations. Colleges and high schools find seniors getting ready to transition from one stage in life to the next. High school graduates prepare for their college days to begin and many college graduates prepare for their careers to begin. And while much focus is put on the high school and college graduations, even the youngest child care students at preschools across the country mark their last days with their own graduations ceremonies.
Child care families approach the education that they seek for their children as just as important as the families of older students. Although babysitting used to be a fairly simple arrangement between a neighbor or a relative and the family of the young child, child care today is far more involve

Possible Reasons that Your Driveway Is Sinking

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 18th, 2016. Posted in Asphalt driveway, Asphalt driveway mn, Concrete repair

Driveway repairs

Over time driveways tend to sink a little bit. Sunken driveways are perfectly normally although it can get to a point where it’s gone to far. This can happen whether you have concrete driveways or asphalt driveways. At some point, sunken driveways do need to be repaired. If the driveway has gone four or five inches below your garage door then it’s time to do something about it. If you don’t, when it rains the water will pool in the dip and end up seeping into the soil. The end result is a comp

Why Your Business Should Accept Credit Cards

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 18th, 2016. Posted in Credit card payment process, Moto transaction type, Secure payment processing

Credit card payment system

As a small business, the decision to accept or not accept credit cards is before you. You could set something up to accept secure payments or you could settle for cash only. However, you could be hurting your business if you do not accept credit cards. There are places that are ‘cash only’ stores and they are making it but you could make even more of a profit if you decide to allow credit cards. Plus, nowadays, with the amount of credit card processing merchants that there are, it’s not very expensive to be able to accept credit cards so there’s really no excuse not to. Here are a few reasons why you should accept them.

Client Base
When you only accept cash, there’s no way to keep a record of the person who came in. While you don’t want to save credit card information, when you

Benefits of Hiring a Cleaning Service

Written by Small Business Magazine on May 16th, 2016. Posted in Green cleaning bakersfield, Restaurant cleaning, School cleaning services bakersfield

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Everyone knows that places need to be kept clean but there is a certain superiority to hiring outsourced janitorial services in order to keep your office or business clean as opposed to having the office employees maintain it. Offices cleaning services can be very beneficial because commercial office cleaning services will always be at a higher standard that what your employees will do. Here are a few benefits of hiring outsourced janitorial services instead of asking your employees to clean.

Employee Morale
While cleaning should not be beneath everyone, it can take away from the work that your emplo