Commercial truck insurance is a necessity for every truck company owner. But just because you need to have it does not mean that you can't take steps to keep the total cost under control. Here are three things every owner of a commercial trucking business should be doing to help keep their insurance costs manageable. Conduct Your Own Regular Safety Inspections Failing a compliance check or safety audit is a surefire way to ensure that your trucker insurance costs will go up.
8 February 2016
Opening a concession stand or trailer is a great way to start an enterprise that could eventually turn into a full time affair. However, before you can get your new business off the ground, the first thing you're going to need is cooking equipment. Depending on the type of food that you're going to serve, this could mean anything from high volume deep fryers to warming trays. The bill for this equipment could quickly add up, and you may not have the money to spare.
19 January 2016
Has it become hectic keeping up with your employees' work schedules in a manual way? It may be time for you to invest in time and attendance software, as it can provide multiple benefits for managing your employees in an efficient manner. Discover below a few helpful things about time and attendance software that can help you determine if it will be beneficial for managing your employees or not. How Can Time & Attendance Software Benefit an Employer?
11 January 2016
Starting your own business should give you certain freedoms, and hopefully, more time to do the things you want. But having your own business will also bring certain responsibilities that you don't usually have as an employee. The following guide will offer a few tips to help you with your start up business. 1. Consider Sticking To An Early Schedule Even if you have the freedom to work when you want, you may still want to put yourself on an early schedule.
30 December 2015
As a responsible gun owner, you probably keep your guns locked away in a gun safe. This is obviously a good thing, but the only bad thing is the fact that you might find yourself locked out and unable to access your guns. If you are having trouble getting into your gun safe -- such as if you can't find your key or if there is something wrong with your lock -- you could be thinking about attempting to break the lock or otherwise force your way in.
14 December 2015
If you want to decrease the odds of a home invasion, hiring a security company to install an alarm system may be your best option. While a home monitoring system may be your best ally in thwarting a break-in, there are other things you can do to step up the security in and around your home. Here are 4 things you can do to help keep your loved ones and property safer:
26 November 2015
Pawn shops can be great places to find beautiful vintage and antique jewelry. Getting the best deal requires knowing a few tips of the trade before you make a purchase. Use this quick guide to help you find the perfect piece of vintage jewelry when you go shopping at your local pawn shops. Know Your Jewelry Markings Pawn shop owners typically do a good job of vetting each piece before they add an item to their inventory, but even some pawn shop owners can miss a treasure in their shop.
5 November 2015
Operating a home owners association can be highly stressful, especially if there is disagreement about how to handle issues as they arise. If your HOA is struggling to collect dues, complete projects, or maintain properties in a reasonable manner, it may be time to look for outside assistance. A professional HOA support service can help you manage the following issues: Long Outstanding Homeowner Dues If your HOA has numerous homeowners with long outstanding dues, and it is making it difficult to budget each quarter, it may be time to consider outsourcing the HOA management to a private firm.
20 October 2015
When you're running out of your room because of your belongings, or if you're downsizing to a home that can't hold all of your household goods, it's time to look for another way to store your belongings. If selling off the excess isn't an option and you'd like to be able to access your belongings easily, there's a wealth of storage options available. Unfortunately, some may pose more risks than others depending on how important or sensitive your property is.
22 September 2015
Businesses grow, change, merge and split. If your business has seen its own fair share of changes, you have probably had to change more than just your business cards to keep up. Business signs need to change with your changing business too, so new customers are not confused and can easily find you. The best signs for constantly changing businesses are ones that you can customize whenever you need to. There are a couple of options that provide you with the ability to change the signs on your own with little to no cost.
5 September 2015