Bury the Fax Machine, It’s Email Era

In case you don’t already know, fax machines are a thing of the past. However, plenty of businesses still use them. According to spiceworks.com, approximately 82% of organizations still use the fax machine. The fax machine has had its run for decades. For the older generation, it is what they grew up with and understand. […]

Designing the Perfect Business Card

Designing the Perfect Business Card  A principle part to your company’s marketing strategy is a business card. It is an efficient way of personally offering a remembrance of the services you provide to potential customers. Throughout the years, there has been research as to how certain components of your business card can impact your company’s image and […]

Small Businesses and Cyber Attacks

Small Businesses and Cyber Attacks Are you  a small business owner that’s heard of cyber attacks but has never really considered it a real threat to your company? Well, think again. Recent statistics about small business security has discovered that 43% of cyber attacks target small businesses. Only 14% of small businesses can say their […]

How to Take Advantage of Slow Winters

How to Take Advantage of Slow Winters Winter is definitely a slower time for contracting businesses. Although you may have enough business to keep you afloat, don’t look at this season as an absolute waste. Instead, learn how to take advantage of slow winters and turn this time into something beneficial for your company. This […]

Heated Floors & Driveways

Heated Floors & Driveways Heated floors and driveways are a relatively new concept but definitely an attractive and convenient one. As an electrician, it would be best to prepare your business to offer heated floor and driveways installations, otherwise you could be missing out on the extra buck. As this concept grows, the market for heated […]

Holiday Safety at the Workplace

Holiday Safety at the Workplace The holiday season is full of festivities! Christmas is the most decorative holiday of all year. When decorating your office, be sure to make safety your top priority and avoid any holidays mishaps. Here are some tips to follow when you’re preparing your office for the holiday.     Office Decoration […]

Prevent Water Damage to your Wallet

Prevent Water Damage to your Wallet The smallest amounts of water can cause major damage to your floors, walls, cabinets, etc. The damage can cost you well over thousands of dollars in damages to your home and business. Once you’ve discovered water damage, time is of the essence. A study by the Institute of Business & Home […]

Showcasing Your Work Online

Showcasing Your Work Online By now, you’ve seen how our society revolves around the internet. Businesses have taken advantage and use the internet as a marketing tool. As a contractor, it is beneficial to understand how to properly showcase your work on the internet and gain potential customers. Putting Yourself Out There Your website should […]

Explaining To Your Clients The Difference Between “Licensed, Bonded, and Insured”

Explaining To Your Clients The Difference Between “Licensed, Bonded, and Insured” When potential customers are looking for new contractors, they prefer to see words such “licensed, bonded, and insured” however, most do not know what the difference is. Take the time to explain these terms, in the most understandable way, and protect and boost your […]

How Contractors Can Get Involved with Social Media

How Contractors Can Get Involved with Social Media The internet, since it’s existence, has only grown more and more popular. It provides a way of communication,  access to information, and even a means to shop online. Americans run their every day lives depending on the internet, but nothing has quite impacted society like social media. […]