Archive for January, 2018
There are many statistics that show just how powerful people’s impulses are when they shop and why it’s important for businesses to take advantage of these impulses through the use of signs. Signs have the ability to attract attention to a product and have the ability to turn a person’s impulses into a sale. Most companies know this. Here are the statistics.
- According to 2014 data, there are 30,000 SKUs launched annually.
- On average, consumers are exposed to 3,000 ads and promotional messages every day.
- A consumer decides to stick with a brad or buy a competitor in 3 to 7 seconds.
- Between 6 and 10 purchases in a store can be classified as impulse purchases.
- Although shoppers will use their smartphones to do research on a product, 77% of consumers will go
Most business owners would agree that customer service is one of the most important parts of their business success. Without exceptional customer service, it can be difficult to remain competitive in your industry. Yet, many businesses continue to make the same customer service mistakes over and over again. These are some of the most common customer service mistakes.
Becoming defensive instead of using it for business growth
Receiving negative feedback about a business that you put your time and motivation into can feel like a personal attack. However, looking at it this way can lead you to become defensive, which can turn a customer away. When a customer expresses their unhappiness with a business, they are giving you a chance to make it right. Try to avoid feelings of defensivene
The winter months can be a dangerous time. With the additional use of space heaters, for instance, many home and business owners put themselves at risk for fire. As a result, fire alarm repair and fire alarm maintenance is especially important. With fire sprinkler installation and other fire protection services, business owners can make sure that they are protecting themselves, their employees, and their property and other assets.
It is especially important to make sure that buildings like hotels, dorms, hospitals, apartment complexes, and warehouses are as safe as possible. With
Why American Needs an Upgrade.
The infrastructure of the United States is in need of help. Of all the dam failures or near failures that have taken place in this country since 1874, a whole third of them happened in just the last decade, as dams built many years ago reach their expiration dates. In fact, the American Society of Civil Engineers has declared 4,095 of Americas dams to be unsafe. Our roads are also a mess. Almost a third of our highway deaths come about due to road hazards, obsolete sign designs, or other substandard conditions on the roads. Our bridges are in need of help, too, as about 25% of them are carrying more traffic then they were ever designed for, or are in need of some serious repairs.
Civil Engineering Services
What’s needed to update e
You need to be maximizing your returns on the talent you engage, making sure that the right people in your company are rewarded for the right reasons, and that those rewards are going to keep the best talent with you while also motivating them to work hard. You need a compensation management system, including the right software, as part of an overall HR platform that will allow you to do this in a consistent and predictable way. Here are three reasons why:
Employees Are Happier with A Compensation Management System
Nothing aggravates employees like unpredictability and inconsistency. This is especially true at the beginning of employment, when studies show new hires who have a great experience are 10 times more likely to stick with the company. Statistics show that companies that offer their employ
We’re fairly familiar with stainless steel and its uses, but nickel and nickel alloys are another vital type of metal and type of alloys that are used in our everyday lives. In fact, the use of nickel is increasing by 4% every year and nickel that also contains stainless steel is increasing by around 6%. We can find nickel in everything from our cell phones to our methods of transportation to how we prepare the food we eat. Commercially, the energy and nuclear power industries rely on nickel and nickel alloys, and it’s often found in turbines and medical instruments. But what are the benefits of nickel? Why is it so often used? Why are nickel alloys so vital to our society? We’ll address all of these issues below.
What Is Nickel a
The issue of environmental responsibility is everywhere. Large manufacturers are constantly advertising their attention to environmental health. Lawmakers find it difficult to agree on necessary steps to improve the health of the planet. Anytime a natural disaster occurs, there is media speculation about the involvement of global warming. Although people cannot agree entirely about the extent of global warming or the necessary steps to take to prevent it, most people can agree that greater responsibility to environmental health is important.
The environmental problem
Despite laws and regulations pushing large companies to practice safe dumping practices, these laws are not always followed. Sometimes, it is a mistake. Other times, however, it is intentional dumping that wi
You want to get rid of all those documents in your office but aren?t sure the best way to go about dealing with document disposal. Whether you need a one time document purge or ongoing paper shredding, here are five reasons you should consider a professional shredding service:
- To Avoid Identity Theft One out of every 16 people in the United States was an identity theft victim in 2016, and identify theft incidents jumped a whole 16% from 2015 to 2016. It?s the fastest growing crime in America! While online identify theft gets the attention right now, 90% of identity theft comes from print sources rather than online theft. This means it?s absolutely essential that your one time document purge is done right and doesn?t turn into an ongoing problem that will plague you f
Do you have a drone, remote helicopter, or UAV? If so, and especially if you’re ever planning on using it to make money, you ought to be thinking about UAV insurance. The drone market is expected to grow from 2.5 million units sold in 2016 to 7 million in 2020, and as the market grows the need for a drone insurance policy will only grow, as well. If you haven’t thought about this type of aircraft insurance, here are five things you need to know:
- A drone insurance policy isn’t just smart: it’s increasingly a requirement. Any kind of insurance is usually a smart move. If you’re using your drone for business, insurance can protect you from loss or against damage you
We live in a disposable time. From the water bottles that we drink from on a daily basis to the packaging that our clothing and food come in, injection blow molding and other plastic containers are a major part of our lives. And while many people thing that there are better ways to package items than plastics, the reality is that this is a safe, affordable, and often recyclable product. In fact a significant portion of the nation’s economy is devoted to plastic manufacturing and recycling.
Plastic Uses Cross All Industries and Parts of Life
Unfortunately, nearly 8.8 million tons of plastic enter the ocean each year. This is equal to one dump truck full of plastic a minute. Even worse, that amount is expected to double by the year 2025. As a result, Americans across the countr