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Have you checked the coffee table? What about under the sofa? Did the remote controls for TV fall between the love seat’s cushions? If your television remote controls have seemingly vanished, don’t rush out to buy a TV remote controls replacement just yet–check one of these other hiding spots first!
Obviously if you get a snack from the kitchen, you’re hungry. As many people know, you may not entirely be “with it” when you’re really hungry, so it’s logical to suspect that you accidentally brought your TV remote controls into the kitchen with you, but left without them. Perhaps you had tunnel vision for your sandwich and accidenta (more…)
This Tuesday, the National Federation for Independent Business sent a letter to the U.S. Senate advocating against raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10. The NFIB, which represents the interests of small businesses across America, argues that the raised minimum will jeopardize the health of many small businesses, which frequently have smaller revenue margins than larger corporations.
On the other hand, as democrats and labor activists point out, the current minimum wage is simply too low to reasonably support the average individual. Many people working on minimum wage are forced to rely on government handouts to get by. Raising the minimum wage would positively affect 16.5 million employees, and lift almost a million people above the federal poverty level.
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For the last decade, search engine optimization strategies have been at the top of the food chain when it comes to online marketing, and the same holds true today. However, whereas before SEO services were focused on national or international outreach, today, local search optimization is the name of the game. As Search Marketing Daily writes, by 2018, spending on local search optimization is expected to increase by 52%. More and more web users are looking for local goods and services online, after all.
Just as many businesses struggled with the concepts and the time and resources required to implement a smart SEO campaign in- (more…)
Your accounting department is crucial to the success of your business. As The Houston Chronicle writes, without a reliable, skilled team of accountants backing your company, you’d be left adrift as you tried to figure out budgeting, payroll, taxes, and all the other financial considerations that come with running a business. At the end of the day, running a high level accounting department is essential, but it costs your company a considerable amount of money and manpower.
What if someone told you that switching to accounting software online could simultaneously cut your accounting costs, improve your security, and make your employees more efficient? If you find yourself more than a little skeptical, keep reading; you might just be surprised how much the best accounting software can do for you.
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There is no question that computers and the Internet have become a fact of life for most Americans, and this software and hardware can be used for either leisure, personal communication, or for business, and it is increasingly the standard for businesses to not only have their own website, but also social media accounts for [...]
As executive HR search firms and HR recruiters can all attest, employee retention rates have been hugely problematic in recent years, with worrying numbers surrounding them seen in all aspects of employment, in all different industries, and in all different places of work. Many executive HR search firms and Human Resources recruiters have found themselves [...]
Technology is prevalent in societies around the world. From the United States, to the United Kingdom, to Australia, it seems as if everyone is consumed with technology. This technology obsession aids in the purchase of cellular devices with 395 iPhones being sold every minute. In fact, 8.1% of smartphone sales in the United States were [...]