Business Articles
  • Sales Advice from Pablo Picasso
  • by Mike Brooks
  • I read a great quote from Picasso (yes, the famous painter) the other day, and it really resonated with my sales philosophy. Here it is: "Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist." You're probably wondering what that has to do with sales, and it's simple: Most sales rep's instincts are to adlib when they get an objection or when they get into a sales situation that isn't going their way.
  • Making Friends With Crocodiles: Rethinking Your 2017 Marketing Plan With Rising Interest Rates
  • by Bubba Mills
  • As expected, for only the second time since the Great Recession, the Federal Reserve opted to raise interest rates one-quarter of a point. Many economists agree and predict mortgage rates will keep climbing. The big question for Realtors of course is this: "How can I still have a stellar 2017 despite those rising interest rates?" Glad you asked. First, no fretting, because you CAN have a great year.
  • The One Important Buy-In Question (You Better Be Asking)
  • by Mike Brooks
  • Back in the office after two weeks on the road training in CA (shout out to my clients there!), and during both weeks - in L.A. and Oakland - it rained! My wife tells me I can no longer say it doesn't rain in CA. It does, and I was there! While preparing their training programs, there was one important similarity that I think applies to any sale.
  • 5 Ways to Ask for What You Want in Business
  • by Justine Clay
  • If you find it difficult to ask for help, you're in good company. Most of us don't ask for what we want or need for fear of coming across as pushy or on the take. While I completely understand this fear, the opposite is actually true. When a prospect has a genuine need or desire for your service or product, telling them exactly what they need to do saves them a huge amount of time and energy.
  • My Favorite (Brian Tracy) Goal Setting Technique
  • by Mike Brooks
  • If you are feeling a bit overwhelmed with setting goals in each area of your life, then you're not alone. I've been goal setting for years, and while I (and the rest of the world) may get pumped up by all the wonderful things I'm going to accomplish and all the changes I'm going to make, what I've learned is that there is only so much time.
  • How To Conveniently Straighten Your Teeth
  • by Nino Gullotta
  • Clear braces are suitable for you if you need to have your teeth straightened but you are worried about how you will look. You may be concerned that your career may be affected especially if your work involves meeting with many people. The clear braces will allow you to go through treatment without having the stigma of people staring at you. Students can also wear clear braces if they are self-conscious about their looks.
  • Designer Baby Girl Clothes: Tips For Mommies
  • by Alexandra Riggs
  • Baby girls' clothes are often so adorable. What's even better, the fashion world has a lot to offer your baby girl. Fashion trends keep changing, and fashion lovers who want their babies to stand out from the rest always try to keep up with the latest, to ensure their kids get great designs and top quality as well. However, this might be a little bit confusing given the availability of many popular brands in the market.
  • Top Reasons To Choose Shrink Sleeve Labels
  • by Leeanne Kunnert
  • What efforts are you making to ensure that your product is standing out amongst your competitors? One way many product manufacturers consider is to re-design your products existing label. Shrink sleeve labels are a new style of label that has recently become popular when designing custom product labels.
  • Attract Customers With An Eye-Catching Label Design
  • by Leeanne Kunnert
  • As you are looking to attract customers to purchase your product it is important to consider every aspect. From the contents of the package to the outside label it is important to pay attention to what your target markets wants and needs.
  • How To Identify The Right Ventilation For Your Sub Floor
  • by Matt Reardon
  • Normally the fans are installed in strategic positions so that a cross flow of air is created. This is where the fans that are to bring in fresh air are placed on one side and the ones that expel the moist air are placed on the opposite side. Alternatively, a fan can be connected to a pipe so that the air is expelled to the outside through the pipe.
  • How You Can Benefit From The Right Sub Floor Ventilation
  • by Matt Reardon
  • The right amount of sub floor ventilation will ensure that excessive heat loss does not occur when the moist air is expelled to the outside. This means that your home will remain warm as the moist air is pushed out. It does not cost much to maintain the fans which are installed in your under floor. You can use a timer on the fans to ensure that you do not have to incur unnecessary costs.
  • Risks That Are Addressed Through Sub Floor Ventilation
  • by Matt Reardon
  • If natural ventilation is not enough to keep your under floor dry enough, then you will need to install fans. The fans are installed strategically so that there are fans that draw in air from the outside while the other fans push out moist air from the opposite direction. You can also have a fan that is linked to a pipe through which the moist air can be expelled to the outside.
  • Why You Need The Right Sub Floor Ventilation
  • by Matt Reardon
  • Once you have the right sub floor ventilation in place, you will keep your home free from condensation, mildew, mould and dampness. Your home will also be free from bad odors and from termites which can cause great damage to the structure of your home.
  • Why You Should Have Sufficient Sub Floor Ventilation
  • by Matt Reardon
  • When you realize that you have a damp under floor, it is best to engage an expert who will assess the area. He can then advise you on what you can do to ensure that you have sufficient sub floor ventilation.
  • Effective Therapy For Treating Sleep Apnea
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • The monitors will help the doctor to determine your heart rate and blood pressure among other things. This test will determine how severe the OSA is and whether CPAP machines will be the most effective treatment for you. The doctor may also try different machines on you in order to recommend the machine that will give you the best results.
  • Effective Treatment For Sleep Disorders
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • The doctor may also want to try different CPAP machines on you by asking you to stay overnight in a sleep clinic. This is a test that will help in determining the most effective machine and how it should be set in order to provide the air pressure that will work best for you.
  • How To Find The Best CPAP Machine For You
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition whereby your airway to gets blocked during sleep. You therefore end up having shallow breaths and you can even stop breathing for a few seconds at a time. When you start breathing again, you may grunt very loudly as the air rushes into your airway.
  • The Different Components Of CPAP Machines
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines are used to enable a person that has obstructive sleep apnea to sleep better. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a condition whereby your airway gets blocked when you are sleeping. This blockage is caused when the muscles of the throat relax, making the tissues of the throat and the tongue to block the airway.
  • Treating Sleep Disorders For Better Rest
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • If you are nursing an injury, having enough rest at night reduces your pain. You will also be in good spirits during the day which helps in having a good relationship with others. Sleeping disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea can cause you not to sleep well which affects your health. CPAP machines are used to ensure that you sleep well despite having a sleeping disorder.
  • CPAP Machines - Enhancing Restful Sleep
  • by Christian Rabatsch
  • A nasal pillow mask is fitted right under your nose. You also have the option of choosing a full face mask which will go over your eyes in addition to your nose and mouth. There is also a variation of nose masks which have spikes that go inside your nose. It is important to ensure that the mask is properly sealed so that the air pressure is constant.
  • Features Of A Good Child Care Center
  • by Carolyn Leis
  • A good child care center prepares your little one adequately for school so that by the time she joins school, she has good math and language skills. Her social skills are also well developed once she joins school.
  • Getting The Right Information When Selecting Child Care
  • by Carolyn Leis
  • In order for you to know whether a child care is suitable for your child, you need to get the right information so that you can make an informed decision. When you visit a potential child care, asking the correct questions is important. The right questions will provide you with the information that you need.
  • How To Find A Suitable Daycare For Your Child
  • by Carolyn Leis
  • Kindergarten services ran during normal school hours each term. The programs usually ran for six hours each day and are provided for five days every two weeks. The day care centers in Frenchs Forest that offer kindergarten services offer quality education that complies with the local authority requirements.
  • Benefits Of Day Care For Your Child
  • by Carolyn Leis
  • Day care offers your child the opportunity to learn at an early age through observation and play which enhances their intellectual abilities. Day cares are also inspected from time to time to ensure that they adhere with the legislative requirements. This means that your child will be in a safe environment that has the required health standards.
  • What To Consider When Selecting A Child Care Center
  • by Carolyn Leis
  • If you are comfortable with having your child stay at home, then you can hire a nanny or request a relative to take care of the little one. You can also decide to place your child in the home of a care giver who is approved and who takes care of a small number of children.
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