You Win a Gold Star! Four Inexpensive Ways for the Small Business Owner to Recognize Employees

24 April 2019
 Categories: Business, Blog

Famed billionaire and business magnate Sir Richard Branson has been quoted as saying "Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients." In the business world, it is also often said it is cheaper to retain an employee than it is to hire a new one. What should the small business owner take from these two sentiments? Keeping your employees happy and recognizing their achievements should be forefront in your mind. Read More 

How Geophysics Might Affect Your Compass, Your Search For Oil, And Your GPS While In Canada

11 February 2019
 Categories: Business, Blog

Geophysics studies the physics of the Earth's magnetic and gravitational fields, as well as several properties of the Earth's rock and stone. So, many oil businesses are interested in geophysics because of what the Earth's crust and rock formations can reveal, and in Canada, the magnetic and gravitational fields work a little bit differently than what they do in the U.S. to the South. The importance of all of the above and how they affect your compass, your GPS, and the search for oil is discussed in the following. Read More 

What Is Seaberry Seed Oil, And What Does It Do

29 October 2018
 Categories: Business, Blog

Seaberry seed oil is a product that's used to deal with a variety of beauty concerns and ailments. It's especially popular with folks who are worried about skin conditions, and you may want to look into it if you're interested in finding a fully organic option. What is Seaberry Seed Oil? The sea buckthorn is a plant that has been used to address a wide range of medical issues. Virtually all parts of the plant, including the seeds, its flowers, the berries, and its leaves are used to treat some type of disorder. Read More 

How Do You Spot Signs Of Workplace Bullying Among Employees?

16 June 2018
 Categories: Business, Blog

You can do all you can to ensure you have a safe and happy workplace, but that does not necessarily mean that workplace bullying will never occur. The problem among adults across all types of workplaces is so bad, that as many as 75 percent of people surveyed have experienced bullying in the workplace, whether they were on the receiving end or witnessed an incident. As a business owner, it is critical that you know how to spot signs of workplace bullying and then carry through with the proper investigations to find the source of the problem and put a stop to it. Read More 

Questions To Ask Before Purchasing Your New Gym’s Billing Software

26 April 2018
 Categories: Business, Blog

If you have entrepreneurial goals and a passion for fitness, opening a gym can be a great project. Besides writing a business plan, getting your finances in order, and obtaining a loan, you'll want to look into gym billing software. You must be comfortable using this kind of software, as it will be an invaluable tool in getting a clear picture of your revenue. Here are some questions to ask yourself before purchasing your gym's billing software. Read More