Posts Written ByFranklin Kaplan

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Winter weather is miserable for everybody. Your car suffers during the winter months as much as anyone: The cold, snow, hail, and other adverse weather conditions can do a number on your vehicle if you don’t adopt the proper steps for maintenance and prevention. Storms and cold temperatures are smacking most regions of the nation right now. You want to be safe on the roads driving a car that will get you from point A to point B without mishap. Here’s what you should be doing to maintain your vehicle. Park in a Garage or Carport Protecting your car from…

This year will see some major changes when it comes to the development of mobile apps. From industry altering technological advances to the way we use them, 2019 is set to have a big impact on the mobile app landscape. What’s more, as the 5G network comes into play, mobile app developers will have even more power to play with, pushing their creations and innovations to the next level. Here are 5 trends at the forefront of developers’ minds this year.  Lightening speeds Having first been introduced back in 2016, instant apps are going to become increasingly commonplace this year.…

Some people, when they get a whiff of cannabis, will say it smells grapefruit-y, or lemony, while others might pick up aromas of rosemary, lavender, cloves or cinnamon. They aren’t imagining things. This is the handiwork of terpenes, the organic compounds that largely makeup the essential oils found in cannabis. These organic compounds may not be as thoroughly discussed as their THC and CBD counterparts, but they are responsible for distinctive aromas of cannabis, and they may have some health benefits of their own. With legalization spreading across much of North America, now is as good a time as any…

Mother of the Bride-Dress

A wedding is without a doubt a huge ordeal. There will be tons of planning and devising that goes into the whole ordeal. Sure, the bride will have a lot on her plate, but most people fail to recognize just how much the mother of the bride has on her plate. In many cases, it will be the mother of the bride that does most of the planning. One of the most important tasks that the bride’s mother will be tasked with will be choosing a dress. She not only how to choose a stunning dress, but she has to…

Almost every family has a bucket list of places they want to go on their vacations, but never seem to have the time to take them. Now, that you’ve finally decided to throw caution to the wind and start ticking those vacation spots off your list, you might be in a hurry and not remember a few of the most essential things that must be done if you want to have fun on your trip, instead of steadily worrying about things back at home. With that in mind, read on below for a list of the top three things you…

Valentine’s day is a day of celebrating and expressing innermost feelings of love for the person who has changed your life completely. We know that you love your special ones and respect their feelings a lot. So, it’s time to celebrate it! You have many times gifted the same gifts every year, but this time make them feel special by gifting something that is heart touching. Yes! You heard right! And that trick can only be possible with some romantic gestures but remember it should be the one that can relive those beautiful moments you have spent with your dear…

Renting your home out – whether you rent out your entire home or just one guest room – is a very lucrative business. You’ll need to ensure your apartment building or neighborhood allows Airbnb, and you’ll also need to ensure that you have proper home insurance, but once that’s settled, it’s not difficult to turn your home into a holiday rental. You can rent out a portion of your home, a furnished room in your home, or you can rent out your entire home if you are going away on a trip or living elsewhere. Using your home as a…

E-Cigarette

It’s no secret that smoking is extremely bad for your health, and is linked to a series of health problems including more serious issues such as lung cancer and heart disease. But, once you start smoking, it is a very addictive habit, with many smokers who wish that they’d be able to quit in order to become healthier finding that actually kicking the habit is much more difficult than they’d imagined. However, as governments and health providers begin to put more effort into promoting smoking cessation, e-cigarettes have been hugely popular as a method of kicking the habit by switching…

Business Growth

All successful leaders understand that when growth plans are set in place, business communication is vital. All that happens around your business and around you revolve around some type of negotiation. All decisions, campaigns and plans of action revolve around negotiations. We basically want the other people to agree to what we say and work with us. This includes bosses, people outside businesses, top management, team members and co-workers. Louis Hernandez Jr showcases the fact that negotiations can only be successful if you know what you do. This is much more complicated than what many think. With this in mind,…

Management

When you are a company leader and you have frustrations because of middle management, the truth is the only person that should be blamed is you. Failure or success of the middle managers always depends on the actions of upper management. In order for middle management staff to do a proper job, the vision, goals and mission of a company have to be understood. German Trujillo Manrique highlights that this is impossible without upper management modeling and guidance. Empowering Middle Management Upper management needs to help middle management to properly fulfill and understand individual role. You want to be sure…