Archive for May, 2016
Everyone knows that location is key for the success of a business. There’s a lot that goes into deciding on a location, though, that not many people know about. When choosing commercial property for rent — whether it’s for retail or another business — there are a lot of factors to consider.
- Location. Location involves a large number of factors. Is there any strong competition nearby? Competition is always good for business, but if you’re a small mom-and-pop clothing store, you probably don’t want to open up next to a J.C. Penney or a Macy’s. Or is it in a shady neighborhood? Can an employee safely walk to their vehicle, or would they be comfortable working alone in the building? Keep image in mind when looking at location as well. You don’t want to open an upsca
If you own a restaurant, it is likely that you have worked in the restaurant industry at some other point in your life. Perhaps you were a cook, a server or even a hostess. Even if you enjoyed your job in the restaurant, you probably disliked the side work that was required. This side work included rolling silverware, cleaning your tables and possibly even cleaning the kitchen and the storage areas. By the end of the night, you were so tired and ready to get home that you rushed through the cleaning, making it look halfway decent and then heading home. Side work and cleaning of the restaurant may be the aspect that a restaurant owner struggles with their staff completing. Additionally, many restaurant cleaning tasks take much longer than the hour or so that an employee sets aside for cleaning. In ma
For as much as bad as a reputation as it has, capitalism is what has allowed the economy of the United States to not only survive but thrive as a free enterprise system. After all, the freedom to create an economy void of government oppression and unnecessary involvement is one the main reasons why the United States was founded, along with religious freedom.
The great thing about the economy in the United States is that it’s constantly evolving for the better, with more competition, more choices for consumers, lower prices, and more quality products and services for consumers to choose from. The energy, power, and utility industry is no different, with energy industry deregulation becoming a hot topic recently. Energy companies, such as alternative electricity suppliers and the residential and
It was a long couple of days in elementary classrooms across the midwest. Just as the temperatures were warming up and the rains were stopping, children across the state of Nebraska had to stay inside for recess. In addition, on one of the days all afternoon outdoor athletic practices had been cancelled as well. Smoke from controlled burns in the state of Kansas had made their way north and had threatened the air quality for young children, older adults, and anyone with respiratory issues. To error on the side of safety, the area superintendents decided that children in the largest school districts in Nebraska had to remain inside.
Barely ten days later, many throughout the state of Nebraska woke up to a strange morning haze. Not quite fog, the haze was difficult to understand. As the day
America is very supportive of its soldiers and those families who sacrifice to have their spouse fighting for our country. Although we are very supportive as a nation, we may often wonder what more we can do to support our soldiers and our veterans. Disabled veterans donations are a great way to further assist and support those who we owe so much to. There are many ways that someone can assist these veterans and their families, often without spending very much or with much trouble on their own part.
Clothing is one of those items that we spend a lot on, wear a few times and then tend to leave in the back of our closets because it is out of style, no longer fits or is not as new looking. These unwanted clothing items are actually a great way to help out our veterans their families. Many people may not
Paper or plastic?
This is a simple — yet inherently complex — question that you’ve probably been asked countless times at the grocery store. Now, thanks to environmentally friendly reusable shopping bags, you’re probably not asked this quite as often. But still, the fact remains that this is a very important and weighted question even though you may not even realize it. That’s because it’s incredibly easy to take the important role that plastic plays in everyday modern life granted. Just think for a moment of all the plastics you come in contact with on a daily basis, and not just grocery store bags!
Plastics have helped to mold and shape so many aspects of modern day life, no pun intended.