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Rental Options for Presentations

By: mandy | Date: January 22, 2011 | Categories: Business

If your business or organization is hosting a major presentation or perhaps a conference or workshop event, you may be wondering where to find audio visual equipment. It’s one thing if you’re using a convention center or hotel that will have equipment available to use in its various rooms. If you’re doing something on site, […]

Succeeding With an Ebay Store

By: mandy | Date: December 28, 2010 | Categories: Business

It is very easy to get carried away by stories of people making millions of dollars on ebay. It is, after all, the American Dream to build something wildly successful out of next to nothing. However, most ebay sellers are hard-working, dedicated people who slowly build a pool of customers as they master the ins […]

Keys to Professional Development

By: mandy | Date: October 31, 2010 | Categories: Business

It is time to start looking at where you want to be once the economy starts to fully recover. The past few years have mostly been about survival for most people — how to survive financially and survive layoffs and cutbacks at work. While these may still be issues for many, if you don’t start […]

There is an App for that Business

By: mandy | Date: September 18, 2010 | Categories: Business

Companies from all varieties of fields have an online presence. And there was a time, a few years ago, when the web page itself was the top priority in keeping pace with advertisement resources and technological advancements. However, times continue to change and technology continues to advance. While this can mean great news for any […]

Continued Training Gives Edge to Salespeople

By: mandy | Date: March 25, 2010 | Categories: Business

Every profession requires a certain amount of training and educational background before a person can expect to become outstanding in their field or reach the heights of their career potential. In addition to this somewhat obvious aspect of positions and field orientations ongoing training programs and workshops are extremely important and frequently required as part […]


By: mandy | Date: December 22, 2009 | Categories: Business

Neighborhood for neighborhood, and street for street, it’s easy to see why Canada has one of the highest levels of quality of life in the modern world.  We’re famous for being unpretentious, and people who live here for awhile understand that this really does mean that the needs of the people are more important than […]

Home Depot makes use of sales management training

By: mandy | Date: October 21, 2009 | Categories: Business

The previous sales management training I received on my other job has actually allowed me to survive in this economic black hole.  Though I was one of the many who got fired from my previous job, I am grateful for the time I spent there as it helped me to get another job almost two […]

A Spooky Training Seminar

By: mandy | Date: October 14, 2009 | Categories: Business

This year the company did something completely different with our Halloween party.   Rather than just the usual games, the usual punch, and the usual candy, management decided to make Halloween a corporate team building programs experience.  A few employees were irritated by this sudden information, but the experiences went well in the end.  Everyone was […]

The importance of a patent

By: mandy | Date: July 27, 2009 | Categories: Business

If you go into Google and into the Google News section and type in the word patent into the search box, you will find a myriad of news stories about patent infringement lawsuits. Most of the cases get settled out of court. And most are focused on technology products. This post will go through some […]

The Importance of Knowing Your Customer

By: mandy | Date: July 24, 2009 | Categories: Business

Businesses involved in import and export transactions are bound by the regulations of the Export Administration(EAR).  These regulations state that it is illegal not to know your customer.  Meaning that the products shipped or received must be clearly defined in terms of the end use of the items.  Items exported that are intended for use […]