Posts Written ByFranklin Kaplan

Whether you’ve been in your home for years, only a short time, or even now building your dream home, will it stand out? For countless homeowners, the goal is to have a place they can come home to on a daily basis and relax in. That said do you need to do some add-ons on to your home to make it feel like the palace you want it to be? If so, where do you start with home improvements? Coming Home to a Relaxing Environment For your home to have a sense of warmth and relaxation, think about these home…

Trade shows are great place to introduce your business to the world and to gain new clients. Usually, at trade shows, there are lots of different companies present so it is important that your business stands out and attracts some attention. Here are some reasons why you should customize your next trade show display. To be different and unique As mentioned above, trade shows usually have many companies present, having a similar product or service. This means that your display and your company must be unique. By being unique and standing out, attendees will notice you and be interested in…

Is your current business phone system unable to keep up with the increasing demands of your company? While the digital age has ushered in a plethora of choices in terms of communicating with employees and customers, the telephone continues to be a staple in many businesses. Gone are the days when the telephone was only capable of making and accepting calls. Now, you can use a modern phone system that comes with a variety of features that help fuel business growth. These questions should help you choose the right call handling solutions for your company. 1) How many employees need…

Day trading used to be one of the hottest online money making trends on the internet, until a bunch of sleazy “gurus” started exaggerating claims and making up scams. Unfortunately, this has turned a lot of people away. And while you shouldn’t expect to make millions right away, you can make some good money day trading – so long as you know what you’re doing. Discovering Day Trading Success As you may or may not know, day trading is the practice of buying and selling stocks over a short period of time – typically just a few hours or days…

Your business is an investment. No matter what kind of business you’re starting, you’ll need some capital to get it going, and in most cases, you’ll go a period of weeks (or months) without generating any revenue. In fact, the average cost of starting a business from scratch is $30,000—and even though there are some business models that can be started with just a few hundred dollars, it’s still important to pay close attention to where your money is going. How much you spend doesn’t matter nearly as much as how you spend it, so it’s important to optimize your…

Sending gifts is a wonderful thing. But no one wants to deal with that dreaded “sorry you were out” card on the mat when they come home from work. It just means hassle rearranging delivery, going round to a neighbour’s to pick up the parcel or even standing in the queue at the post office in your lunch break. Much better to send someone a gift that is guaranteed to fit through their letterbox. Today there are all kinds of ingenious gifts that are easy to order and easy to receive. Here are a few favourites: 1. Personalised Chocolate  Choose…

Over the last few years there has been something of an emphasis on opting for the DIY approach when it comes to home improvement. There’s no doubt that the financial crisis sparked things off, as some opted to save the pennies, but over time this has become more of a habit. While it’s true that money saving is the principle reason behind the DIY approach, it can be easy to take things too far. Just because the task is based in the comfort of your own home, doesn’t mean to say it’s safe. You may still need to arm yourself…