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Technology For More Efficient Board Meetings

As fall heads into full swing, board meetings are on the agenda once again and many directors, executives, and administrators alike are asking themselves how they can improve their organization’s board meetings this fall. Classic tips for more efficient board meetings include staying on schedule, focusing on big issues, providing directors with thorough briefings, and handling minutes quickly and effectively. Technology can help your organization meet these objectives and start on the path toward Read more [...]
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How To Hire The Right Salespeople

The consensus hiring managers in the sales industry have come to is that meeting prospective employees in an interview setting before hire is instrumental to finding the perfect candidate. However, did you know that relying on interviews for the purposes of picking the best applicant isn’t always very useful?This is because standard open-ended interviews rarely call into question a candidate’s true capabilities, or whether their sales personality would make a good fit for the company. An applicant’s Read more [...]
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Build The Ultimate Rec Room This Fall

As fall looms in the near future, thoughts turn to those areas in the house where, protected from the cold, the family will increasingly be counting time through the harsh winter months. Although this sounds gloomy, a rec room can become a great place of entertainment and comfort, and for the ultimate rec room, real solid wood furniture is the only addition that will do. When entertaining friends, your furniture should make a statement about you, and having a few "signature" artisan craftedpieces, Read more [...]
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This Summer Holiday, Learn The Art Of Packing Light

If you’re the kind of person who’s seemingly always jumping on and off of airplanes, traversing the countryside in a train or Greyhound, it is in your best interest to pay close attention to the way you pack. There are a variety of things that you can do to pack more efficiently, ensuring a smooth, frustration-free holiday, and using the three tips in this article you’ll be on your way to getting what you need out of your packing. The sooner you can figure out your packing situation, the sooner Read more [...]
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Unconventional Supplies For Your Return To Campus

The school year has barely started, yet you’ve already hit the books. What a brown noser! Except you aren’t taking on extra credit to impress a prof. You’re researching back-to-school supplies, so you know exactly what you need to succeed for the year ahead. Your task isn’t easy. It tests your ability to research and budget. It also tests your patience. Everyone and your mother have told you about the need for a laptop, tablet, pen, and paper. Thanks a lot, guys, as if these were items Read more [...]
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No Leads? Dealer Chat Is The Solution

Sick of paying for outbound leads that don’t really lead anywhere except a quick hang-up? Tired of wasting your time putting together newsletters and sending emails that are bound to be ignored? In some states, it’s getting harder than ever to even cold call or email potential leads, while in Canada, new anti-spam legislation has come into effect that could change forever the way you follow up with your leads, especially with newsletters and emails. If your dealership’s lead generation strategy Read more [...]
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Trends Driving Metrology In 2017

Industry in North America and the developed world is changing and industrial metrology is changing with it. As companies move toward more efficient, more automated shops, they need quality assurance technology that can keep pace, cut down waste, and reduce inspection times. The trends driving industrial metrology in 2017 all aim to achieve these ends, and they include shop-floor machines, non-contact measurements, and more advanced software. Higher demand for shop-floor inspection has been driving Read more [...]
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Kitchener Window Companies Help Contractors Deliver

Contractors are turning to Kitchener window companies for windows and doors that use energy efficient technology and make homes more attractive to prospective buyers. Buying windows and doors from ISO-certified companies with Energy Star products helps you set the bar higher and use quality building materials in all of your projects without going over budget. When you go straight to the manufacturer, you can save money and order custom windows that match the designs you have to build. As a contractor, Read more [...]
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Chilly Gonzales: Chameleon Of The Canadian Music Scene

Of any Canadian musician who is currently active, the most difficult to pin down – and perhaps the most intriguing – is a fellow by the name of Jason Beck, aka Chilly Gonzales. While most people are unfamiliar with Chilly's solo albums, they've likely been privy to his musical stylings by way of his production work on Leslie Feist's albums. Feist'sThe Reminder was a massive commercial success and her follow-up album, Metals, won the prestigious Polaris music prize in 2012; Gonzales had hand in Read more [...]
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Marquess of Milford Haven: The man behind Sussex’s international polo hub

Many aristocrats enjoy playing polo, but it could be said that the Marquess of Milford Haven has many other interests other than his love for the sport. George Milford Haven was the founder of uSwitch.com, the leading energy price comparison website in the UK. Since its inception in the year 2000, uSwitch grew a reputation as a Consumer Champion, allowing users to compare, switch and save money on their energy tariffs thanks to the deregulation laws which were passed at the time. uSwitch.com Read more [...]