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School LED Signs are the Best Option Regardless of the Size fo the School

Written by Small Business Magazine on September 18th, 2017. Posted in Electronic marquee signs, Outdoor led display

Led business signs

When it comes to school signs, you’ve seen them all. There are the once beautiful wood painted signs. These signs were once a beautiful tribute to the school, but have been badly beaten by the weather and quickly start to look decrepit and unprofessional. Painted wood signs can be kept looking great through yearly maintenance which may include taking the sign down, making repairs, and repainting. There is so much maintenance involved, the school might as well be buying a new sign each year.

There are also the school marquee signs with the plastic runners and clear plastic cards with bold black letters on them. These are the signs where you have to slide all the letters off and slide the new letters on in order each time you

How to Keep Your Customers

Written by Small Business Magazine on September 16th, 2017. Posted in Customer service satisfaction, Experience of customer service, Satisfaction


The word of business is not easy to navigate for people who own businesses. There are many layers when it comes to building a business that is going to be successful. For many people, even starting from the top in terms of who you hire and staff for your business is important in playing a crucial role for your business.

One of the most important aspects of running a business is a culmination of many important things, and this is keeping customers. Understanding what customers want is not easy and yet there are a few commonalities that customers enjoy.
For instance, it has been determined that colour can increase a brands recognition by nearly 80% which is impressive in terms of it being a relatively small change.

Here is what you need to know about service, strategy, and keeping a customer happy.

Planning to Get Organized? Self-Storage Units Can Streamline This Process

Written by Small Business Magazine on September 9th, 2017. Posted in Cheap storage, Cheap storage unit, Storage unit sizes

Storage units

Even though the average size of an American house has doubled since the 1970s, these homes still don’t seem to have enough storage space. Part of the reason for this is due to the average household possessing about 300,000 items. While some of these items may include furniture, lamps, and rugs that are placed throughout the home, a large percentage of these are tools, supplies, and other types of personal belongings that just don’t quite fit.

While many homes have attics, garages, and basements, there may still not be sufficient space to store everything a family owns and wants to hold onto. The results of a Self Storage Association study showed that by 2007, half of the self-storage users

Do Your Business Understand the Pitfalls of the Customer Service Industry?

Written by Small Business Magazine on September 4th, 2017. Posted in Best process management software, Business process management software, Productivity time tracker

Simple ticket management system

Managing software design requests can be a challenging task. Keeping track of when requests are made and when they are completed, though, is essential. With the right business process management system, however, tracking productivity and efficiency is much more manageable. in fact, the best work order software solutions provide digital feedback to both clients and suppliers.
Helpdesk ticketing system software packages provide digital documentation so that answers and solutions are not only found, but that they are recorded so that they can be referred to at a later date. Given that so much of our life relies on complex network providers, it should come as no surprise that when a

Effectiveness of Purple Heart Charity Foundation in Helping Veterans

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 31st, 2017. Posted in Donations to purple heart, Donations to veterans, Purple heart donation

Charitable donation

Servicemen and women are celebrated all over the world for their sacrifices, but one major challenge they face once they return home is readjusting to civilian life. Not only is that an issue for the veterans themselves, but also their family. Most veterans families undergo emotional toll, especially if their loved one return with a disability that seems to be a liability.

Getting employed after years of military service is usually difficult for most veterans. This is one issue that may lead to other distress such as psychological trauma, drug and alcohol abuse, relationship wrangles and homelessness. When these problems are not managed carefully, with or without expert help, they often lead to suicide.

Fortunately, with numerous charity foundations and non–profit organizations around the worl

Why Donating Clothes Is One Of The Easiest And Most Beneficial Way To Help Your Community

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 31st, 2017. Posted in Charity clothing donations, Donate items to charity, Purple heart donate

Purple heart pick up

What do you do when your closet is overflowing with too many shirts, sweaters and coats? Do you just dump them in the garbage and wish for the best or do you go out of your way to recycle? When going the green route seems like a little too much work in your already heavy week, it’s time to clear up some misconceptions. Clothing drop off locations have become more accessible than ever before, making it incredibly easy to get rid of clothes you don’t want without going out of your way. Even better? You’ll be doing a great service to your community, your national economy and the environment at large.

It’s not too good to be true. Learn more about how charitable clothing donations help the world go ’round.

Clothes are one of the most frequently tossed sources of trash in the United Sta

Understanding Mass Finishing Tumbling vs Vibratory

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 29th, 2017. Posted in Machines, Surge, Surge machine

Hammer mill

Whether you are trying to remove rust, deburr metals, or degrease brass powerlines, mass finishing is an important process for a great many manufacturers. From something as small as a lugnut to as large as a titanium bulkhead, mass finishing can give your product a clean, finished look.

There are two methods for mass finishing: tumbling and vibratory. Both of these techniques serve a unique function, and come with their own advantages and disadvantages.

In order to help you better understand each process and determine which one is right for your job, we’ve put together a side by side comparison of Mass finishing with Tumbling Drums vs. Vibratory.

Tumbling Drums

These are often closed circuit barrels where water, media, and the parts to be tumbled or polished are placed together. The barrel

Three Reasons to Use Natural Stone in Your Next Kitchen Remodel

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 29th, 2017. Posted in Ceramic, Natural stone slabs

Architectural stone

The kitchen remodel is one of the most popular remodeling jobs in the construction world today. Many people are realizing that a kitchen update is one of the best ways to bring more value to their home. They want to enjoy their new kitchen themselves and, at the same, understand that they are adding value to their home for when they might eventually put it on the market.

Choosing the right material for your kitchen remodel can end up being very crucial to the success of the job. Cabinetry, appliances, and fixtures are all very important elements in the overall picture of your new kitchen. Often, it is in the details where the beauty and elegance lie. Two of the more popular elements in putting together a beautiful and functional kitchen are countertops and flooring and using natural stone, whil

Only Working Fire Sprinkler Systems Save Lives

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 27th, 2017. Posted in Fire alarm design, Fire alarm installation, Fire alarm service atlanta

Fire sprinkler inspections atlanta

Every year, hotel and motel fires cause roughly 15 deaths and 150 injuries and result in around $76 million in property loss. In any type of commercial building where there are multiple floors and many people, fires can be extra dangerous. Containing and extinguishing fires in the quickest and most effective way possible is how lives get saved and property damage gets minimized.

There are several different types of fire protection services out there and the laws are very clear about what is needed in different types of buildings. A combination of automatic sprinklers and early warning systems is said to lead to the reduction of injury, death, and property loss by at least 50% when worki

Interested in a Lowering Your Building Costs? Contact a Portable Building Company to Learn More About Modular Homes

Written by Small Business Magazine on August 25th, 2017. Posted in Buildings for sale, Church construction, Church for sale tampa


Chances are that you have been in a modular home or another type of structure, such as a modular classroom, at some point in your life. The contractors that own, manage, and/or are employed by a portable building company can design, construct, and deliver a variety of modular building types that work well as homes, schools, offices, and other purposes.

The Benefits of Modular Buildings

When modular buildings are constructed, it doesn’t take as much time as with other types of structures. In fact, the design and construction time can be reduced by as much as 50%. Furthermore, these structures tend to have fewer change orders, and because they can be occupied in a fraction of the time, this can improve a busines