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Is Your Business Dying? Here’s 3 Ways to Shake Some Life Into It

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 18, 2016. Posted in Car wrap advertising, Panel sign st louis, Window graphics

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You?ve had your business for several years now. At first, it was so easy to get people in the door you barely had to invest in any marketing. However, times change, and anything from shifting consumer tastes to the rising costs of raw materials, to the growth of of internet marketing could be cutting into your bottom line. An estimated 470,000 businesses in the U.S. will die each year.

How can you push some life back into your dying business? It?s not time to close the doors just yet. Here are a few suggestions.

Get Your Company Online

You need more than just a rarely updated Facebook page to count as being online. Capturing today?s consumers means having a website that?s mobile friendly, as well as several social media pages. Make sure that your website is

Taking Compact to the Next Level an Office in a Storage Container

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 15, 2016. Posted in Cargo container modifications, New shipping containers, Office container

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If you are looking for a used storage container for sale, you probably have a pretty good idea what you are going to modify it into becoming. Storage container modifications rose in popularity a few years ago. Since then, people have flooded the internet with pictures of their new pop-up restaurant containers, office containers, even making tiny homes out of containers. You might be wondering how this trend has become popular; after all, isn’t a used storage container for sale meant to, well, store things for shipping? Read below to find out what you have been missing.

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Here’s How Ecommerce Order Fulfillment Services Can Take Your Company to the Next Level

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 10, 2016. Posted in Marketing logistics and supply chain management, Marketing logistics concept, Marketing supply chain management

Marketing logistics concept

Considering how many daily operations you need to juggle, between paying bills and hiring new employees, it can be difficult to satisfy the logistical aspects of your business. Ecommerce is more important than ever, and you need to take full advantage of online shopping to reach your full potential.

With ecommerce order fulfillment services, you can have more time to worry about growing your company while third party logistics team (3PL) handles all of your shipping concerns. From marketing your product to warehouse logistics, ecommerce order fulfillment services can ensure that your products arrive at the doorstop of customers in an efficient manner.

Ecommerce is quickly becoming the go-to purc

Providing Your Customers with Great Customer Service 24/7

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 9, 2016. Posted in After hours phone answering service, After hours phone service, Answering service maryland

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The biggest problem with small businesses and gaining customer loyalty is the ability to be available to the customer, when needed. Many smaller companies are run by one or two individual owners. They may have other responsibilities, such as families, other jobs or they may be so overwhelmed with the many aspects of the business that they are not always available. A lack of availability can transfer into lost customers, lost profits and a lack of recommendations of your business. What are some ways that a smaller company, who cannot afford to hire more employees yet; can improve their availability to their customers?

Eighty percent of people will hang up on a business if they hear a voicemail. They may need assistance immediately or they may decide they will just call back later. Many do not ac

Where Your Really Losing Money How Dripping Pipes Cost Homeowners Hundreds of Dollars a Year

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 8, 2016. Posted in Cipp northern, Drain pipe repair chicago, Pipe repair

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The pipes that supply the hundreds of millions of residences and businesses across the nation often go overlooked by a majority of Americans, yet our lives would be very different without them. Indoor plumbing has created a number of opportunities for the American citizen, allowing fresh, clean water and utilities to make our lives easier and more comfortable. There are approximately 386,900 plumbers across the nation devoted to keeping the water flowing; here are some reasons why you may want to schedule a pipe inspection today.

Fixing Easy Leaks to Save Money

The average household absolutely hemorrhages money in the form of

Marijuana USA How to Legally Invest in the Single Fastest Growing Field Across the Nation

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 4, 2016. Posted in Cannabis growing consultants, Investing in the cannabis industry, Marijuana consultant

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Marijuana is becoming one of the most divisive topics in our nation as more and more states begin to see marijuana legalization on the ballet each November. Nearly half of all Americans have tried marijuana with around 52% of Americans believing that recreational and medicinal marijuana alike ought to be legalized. Citing examples such as legal alcohol, around seven out of ten Americans believe that alcohol is more dangerous to the health of individuals and society than marijuana. There are currently 23 states plus the District of Columbia that have legalized medical marijuana and a handful of states that have legalized recreational marijuana — here are some facts on the marijuana industry to help shed some light on this growing national movement.

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3 Kinds of Fire Surpression

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 3, 2016. Posted in Fire alarm repair, Fire sprinkler inspections orlando, Fire sprinkler systems

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If you own a business, then there are certain regulations that must be followed, as you are probably well aware. One of those is regarding fire protection. Having some sort of fire alarm service is not only a legal requirement but is very important to keeping all of your workers and potential customers safe. Fires can start suddenly and grow quickly, leaving no time for anyone to do anything about it once it has already started. Having a fire suppression system in place helps to warn people with enough time to be able to get out of the building. In buildings that had a properly functioning fire suppression system, the National Continue Reading | No Comments

How Ecommerce Is Affecting Your Life–And Your Wallet

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 3, 2016. Posted in Chargeback protection ecommerce, Payment services, Transactions

Merchant account providers

Living in a digital world has brought about new changes to our collective society both in availability and accessibility. One major shift in global culture has been the shift to online purchases and merchants. In an unprecedented era, buyers in any part of the world with internet access (desktop or mobile) can browse, purchase and receive goods and services from merchants on a global scale (possibly the greatest gateway to global trade since the Silk Road–the real Silk Road).

In fact, an average of $1.2 million in global e-commerce sales are generated every 3

Understanding the Role Supply Chain Executive Recruiters Play In the Global Scheme of Things

Written by Economic Development Jobs on March 2, 2016. Posted in Food processing equipment recruiting, Mep industries, Sales manager

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It’s funny the jobs that we don’t even think of on a routine basis, but ones that are integral to how we carry out our lives. The way we eat, drink, shop, and run our businesses are affected by food manufacturers, supply chain workers, software developers, and technical service engineers. Each person and position is a link in the chain that eventually brings us the items we eat, drink, and use every day. Supply chain executive recruiters help find the top level management positions that keep that chain running smoothly and efficiently. Positions such as quality control, distribution, logistics, and inventory management are key to making sure that the items we receive are on time, safe, and in stock when we need them.
What Do Supply Chain Executive Recruiters Do?
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Save Money on Office Supplies with These Tips

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 29, 2016. Posted in Bulk 3 ring binders, Printable sticker labels, Wholesale bubble mailers

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No matter what the size of your business or charity, you are probably always on the lookout for ways to save money on office supplies. On average, the typical office worker will burn through 10,000 pages of paper every year. That is, in part, to feed the millions of copy machines that are used all over the country. There were about seven million of them in 1991 and that number has only increased since then. Printing and writing paper accounts for at least half of all paper manufactured in the United States. There is a way to cut the costs associated in this area. From buying Kraft bubble mailers wholesale to looking for cheap ring binders, you can save money on your office supplies.

Ways You Can Save Money on Office Supplies:

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