Small business owners are always searching for ways to maximize their profits. This is especially true in today’s fast-paced, tight economy. Making the most of your resources — like time and toner — and eliminating unnecessary expenses are at the top of our minds. [Read more…]
One of the first things someone does when they start a new business is decide where they would like to receive their mail. This isn’t so much an issue for a business that is a brick and mortar or is renting office space. It does, however, become a concern for those business owners who operate out of their homes. You may have thoughts of whether or not a home address would be perceived as unprofessional by potential customers. Another concern would be the possibility of having a potential customer or salesperson show up on the front doorstep of your home.
Does the thought of packing for a move make you feel overwhelmed? There are a lot of steps to take when moving from one home to another. Packing is by far the most time-consuming and daunting of the tasks. By using a little pre-planning and some proper packing tips, you can fill those moving boxes in no time.
Getting ready to move? Thoughts of movers, packing and changing locations can be somewhat overwhelming. With a little organization, like our moving checklist, you’ll be able to plan and execute your move with a lot less worry. Whether you are moving from Hendersonville, North Carolina, to another part of the country or you’re moving across town, we have a few tips to get you from your current to your new home.
On average, dental practices lose between 15 to 20 percent of their patients every year – 7 to 8 percent of those patients are those who have moved and the remaining patients leave for any number of reasons. The best way to compensate for this attrition is to continually use a marketing mix of traditional vs. internet marketing strategies designed to retain existing patients and bring in new patients.
We all receive mail but in certain circumstances there may be a better way of having it delivered to us. If you are operating a small business out of your home, you may not want to use that address. For those who spend summers in the Hendersonville, North Carolina area and winters in Florida, you may be getting tired of having to forward your mail from one location to another. These are both very good reasons to use a private mailbox service. There are many others, too.
If your business is one that uses carbonless business forms – custom work order forms, invoice forms, and custom receipt books, to name a few – you may notice that in time, the forms don’t work as well as when first printed. That’s because carbonless forms (aka NCR forms) have a shelf life that is affected by a number of different factors. For example, when exposed to extremely high temperatures, you may notice your carbonless form undergoes what we refer to as “bluing.” That’s when the microscopic dye capsules used to create the forms leak causing the paper to turn blue.