Archive for March, 2017

How Often Do You Have Your Office Professionally Cleaned?

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 15th, 2017. Posted in Cleaning services bakersfield ca, Janitorial services, Office cleaning

Office cleaning services

It is flu season.
After you had a fifth employee of your 33 staff team call in sick with a confirmed case of the flu, you took a pretty drastic step. You actually asked a doctor you knew to come into the office and write prescriptions for a flu preventative medication for the rest of the staff. You could not force any of those employees to actually fill the prescription, and the copay for the medicine was as high as $130 for those who had not yet met their deductible, but you had at least provided a tool that could serve as a defense for the rest of your staff succumbing to the contagious condition.
Although the prescriptions were a decent reaction to the fifth case of flu, you also decided to make some decisions that be more preventative, rather than just reactionary. The same day that the d

Are You Looking for a Unique Way to Display End of Year Awards and Recognition?

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 15th, 2017. Posted in Glass door sign holder, Poster display stands, Store display ideas

Suction cup signs

Your experience with retail displays is showing.
It seems like every organization that you are involved in has discovered your previous background in retail displays and has found a way to use their skills to your advantage. From rebranding the high school show choir home competition to preparing for both club and college gymnastics banquets, your previous experience with display stands, acrylic poster frames, and poster easels, in some ways you feel as if you have never really left that retail displays career. Instead, you have simply rechanneled your efforts into your daughters’ activities.
the first time your previous marketing experience showed itself outside of the confines of your job was w

Location, Signage Important Considerations for Trade Show Booths

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 13th, 2017. Posted in Convention displays, Tradeshow exhibit design

Trade show booth design

For many businesses, a trade show can be an important part of the sales and marketing strategy. Trade shows are attended by important vendors, industry experts and even potential customers. Having a booth at a trade show to get your company’s name out there and show off products can be a good way to boost sales. If you are going to shell out the money for a booth and spend the time planning for and setting up a booth, there are some things you should consider to make your trade show trek a success.

The top three goals for most companies that go to trade shows are brand awareness, lead generation and relationship building, so those factors have to be kept in mind when you are purchasing a trade show booth and selecting its location. There are a number of things to consider when selecting a location

Donate Clothing to The Purple Heart and Help Children and Families in Need

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 13th, 2017. Posted in Best charities to donate to, Donate clothes, Pick up clothing donations

Veterans clothing donations

There are many children in need of clothing. One way to ensure that children are able to get the clothing that they need is through making charitable donations to The Military Order of the Purple Heart. In addition to assisting the blind community, this charitable organization assists veterans and their families by providing valuable services and resources.

If you are looking for where to make used clothing donations, you may appreciate the fact that these can be picked up at your home. This convenient option is available through GreenDrop, which, in addition to having mobile trailers, has 30 free-stand

Three Reasons Why Blister Packaging is the Best for Pharmaceuticals

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 13th, 2017. Posted in Epedigree solutions, Serialisation, Thin film pharmaceutical packaging

Serialisation pharma

Many pharmaceutical companies make use of blister card packaging for pills, since they find this the most effective form of protecting medication, from its trip to clinical storage, to making its way to the consumer. Blister packing provides not only an ideal form of protection, but can also be colored, is easy for consumers to open, and it provides an effective means of ensuring the correct dosage is given, taking the guesswork out for consumers. Read on to discover why it is helpful, and why any company that deals with pharmaceuticals should use it.

Blister Packaging Provides Safe Options For Dosage and Child Safety Protection

Although it is helpful for clinical storage, blister packaging offers other useful protection when it comes to maintaining child safety. The blister

Water Filtration Systems How You Can Keep Your Water Safe

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 3rd, 2017. Posted in Home water treatment, Illinois water hardness, Water management systems

Water filtration illinois

The water you’re drinking may not be as safe as you think it is. Many of us assume that if we’re drinking water from the tap, it’s safe. After all, tap water is usually city water, and city water can’t harm you, can it? Most of the time, city water is indeed safe to drink. But sometimes, water can be contaminated without your knowledge. This could lead to nothing — but over a long period of time, drinking contaminated water can result in serious health issues, especially for children and unborn babies. For that matter, in some areas water just doesn’t have the vitamins and minerals that you need. It could be fine; but it isn’t giving you what it should. In which case, rather than having something taken out of water, you would want something added in. A typical water filter isn’t going to cu

Keeping Your Never-Worn Clothes Out of Your Way and Out of Landfills

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 2nd, 2017. Posted in Charity clothing pick up, Helping families in need, Used clothing donations

Purple heart clothes donation

If you find yourself looking through you closet and finding some sweaters or pants you can never see yourself wearing or have simply outgrown, the easier thing to do is to toss it right in the garbage can, right? Get it out of your way, so that your closet remains free of clutter. However, have you ever wondered where that clothing goes after it’s picked up by the garbage man? Well, every year, approximately 10.5 billion tons of of clothing in American end up in landfills. This makes even less sense when present with that fact that nearly 100% of textiles and clothing are able to be recycled, regardless of how ratted and old they are. However, the question then becomes how do I recycle them? And what are the best charities to donate to?

  1. The American Red Cross: It’s

Business Coaching for Clear Improvements in the Workplace

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 2nd, 2017. Posted in Executive coaching, Strategic planning, Strategic planning consultants minnesota

Strategic planning

Owning and operating a business requires plenty of patience, know-how, dedication, and ingenuity. There are a lot of factors to consider and to keep track of when you are in charge of a business. But the good thing is that there are services available to help you maximize the potential of your company and of each of your employees.

Business coaching not only helps you to be a better leader, but it also helps you figure out what areas of your company need work, what programs or tools are more efficient than others, and how to streamline every area and operation of your business. Executive coaching and management consulting are vital services to us