Category Archives: Business

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Business Cards are So Yesterday

Everybody knows that handing out your business card is one of the pillars of networking 101. It’s why you order them in bulk and keep a bunch of them on you all the time. You just never know when you’re going to meet a potential network contact! It’s a good habit and it has a pretty solid history of success, but it isn’t without its problems. For example, business cards are easily lost or damaged. Also, at the rate people give them out and receive them, it isn’t just possible to get Read more [...]
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Investing in Fine Jewellery and Stones

Fine jewelry is one of the most prudent investments you can make today. Unlike squandering money by investing in perishables like designer jeans, an investment in fine jewelry and gems lasts throughout the generations. They can then be passed on and become heirlooms or sold at a premium. Fine jewelry and gems have an intrinsic value that withstands the test of time. Unlike stocks, which can lose value when competitors come along and make the company obsolete, fine jewelry and stones provide Read more [...]
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How To Have Successful Business Meetings Cross Time Zones

The modern businessman collaborates with technical gurus, stakeholders, financial analysts, subject matter experts and employees, often large in number. In many instances, these co-workers/service providers/partners are located elsewhere, potentially in different parts of the globe. As it turns out, whether you name it telecommuting, virtual meeting, or working with a distributed team, collaborating with people in remote locations is on the rise. That said, holding a successful meeting with everyone Read more [...]
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Common Challenges of Living and Working Abroad

London is a global city and living here sometimes means being presented with global opportunities. Professionals are increasingly being relocated to new offices in the continent and elsewhere abroad, often in emerging economies. We previously discussed some of the finer points of finding somewhere to live in London. This time we want to hone in on some of the challenges facing those not moving to the City, but away. Sometimes far away. Language barriers: Unless you’re being sent to a part Read more [...]
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Companies on which You Can Depend For Easy Communication

today's modern world companies should have to be creative, resourceful, innovative, and evolving to meet consumer needs. Particularly in the field of communications service competition is stronger than ever due to technology convergence and advancement of efficient ways to transport information. Telecommunications service providers, which traditionally focused on telecom (land-line and wireless), are now in a market where they provide a broader portfolio of services. In order to survive many companies Read more [...]
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6 Unique Chocolate Brands from Around the World

Chocolate is a perfect metaphor for love, feelings, emotions, romance and happiness. It is because of this influential nature that chocolate is widely consumed around the world in various styles and forms. People all around the world are fond of chocolates and they have their own preferable flavors and tastes of chocolates. Due to such diverse demand of chocolate Gifts Hampers, the chocolatiers, confectioners and chocolate makers have discovered various techniques to manufacture chocolates and give Read more [...]
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Trust A Locally Owned Business: Three Lessons Learned When Installing A New Roof

Hurricane Irene slammed up the East Coast in 2011, and like many people in Lancaster, PA I was effected by the damage.  My roof sustained serious damage, and it needed to be replaced right away.  I knew the insurance company was going to cover the cost of the repairs, so with money in hand, I started looking for a roofer.  I started with some of the local companies, but they were putting in bids that were several hundred dollars higher than the bids that I was quoted from some new travelling roofing Read more [...]
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Different Types of Careers in Food

For many people, a career that’s centred on food would be the ultimate dream. With the food and drinks industry booming, diversification into foreign markets and future growth are expected to continue, meaning now is as good a time as any to take the plunge and see what possible careers may be waiting out there for you. Chef The first and most obvious career path for a lover of food is to become a chef. Creating your very own dishes in your very own kitchen and serving delicious food to satisfied Read more [...]