Manage Your Contacts: 4 Productivity Perks of CRM Software

Customer Relationship Management systems often seem like an unnecessary investment if you’re a small business owner. When your capital is limited, you need to make intelligent investments that bring direct value to your company. Customer Relationship Management software actually can actually benefit multiple departments in your business. This blog post goes over four ways a CRM can help your company, even as a small business.

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In the Case of Divorce… 6 Actions You Must NEVER Do

They say that the primary cause for divorce is marriage. OK, but seriously… A divorce can be emotionally overwhelming, immensely stressful and a hit to your pocketbook.

Divorces happen for a wide array of reasons. Everything from falling out of love to realizing that you made a mistake marrying the person – in some cases, especially south of the border, people are separating because they voted for a specific 2016 presidential candidates.

It can be a challenging issue, which is why it is important to seek the services of a divorce lawyer. These attorneys have seen and done it all: spouses who hate each other, spouses who are unsure if it is the right decision moving forward and spouses who happen to be parents. The most important aspect of a divorce is remaining calm at all possible times. Should you fail to compose yourself, then you only put yourself at jeopardy and prolong the agony.

Here are six things every divorce lawyer will tell you NOT to do:

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Beware of the Non-Compete Agreement: 5 Legal Guidelines to Educate Yourself

Upon gaining new employment, one of your first tasks is to complete the ample amount of paperwork the company will give you. Along with documents such as the employment contract, security clearances, you may also be asked to sign a non-compete agreement. Employers do not often give you the option to refuse to sign this non-compete agreement, however, this document can have a serious effect on your future employment. Before signing a non-compete agreement, it is important to understand what this document means and what are its repercussions.

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Beware of Contracts: 5 Employment Law Tips Your Startup Needs to Know

No company is immune from employment law. Whether you’re a startup of a few or a corporation of a few thousand, every business needs to be well equipped to handle the law.

In recent years, employment law, especially in the province of Ontario, has slanted towards the employee’s favour. It can be extremely difficult for a company to successfully fight accusations or complaints that a business has violated a particular labour code.

When you’re a startup, however, it can be a tad harder to combat the government. You have finite resources and a smaller budget than a much larger company.

To avoid litigation in the future, you need to have an arsenal of information and possibly the help of an employment lawyer. This information can help you stay within the confines of the law as well as ensure you can operate your business without having to make considerable sacrifices.

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Manage Your Finances: 4 Guidelines for Real Estate Agents to Manage Their Commissions

Real estate is a difficult and challenging business, despite what the popular T.V. programs have to say about it. There are peaks and valleys when it comes to sales and even putting houses on the market. Many real estate agents struggle with managing their overhead costs and unpredictable income streams.  Yet, in order to be successful a real estate agent will have to heavily invest in advertising and marketing to stand out from the crowd.

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4 Ways You’re Saving the Environment with Electronics Recycling

You love your old computer. It’s always been there for you and you had some good times with the box. But it’s not running as well as the newer models on the market and you just can’t upgrade its software to the next best thing. So what do you do with the dinosaur, do you throw it out – monitor, computer, keyboard and all? No! There’s a much more sophisticated process that will make the most out of your old friend.

Electric recycling in the process of disassembling computers to get its raw materials and repurpose them for other tech. This process is far from a hassle, all you have to do it find one of the Ontario Electronic Stewardship (OES) – approved locations near you where you can drop off your old electronics. One of the biggest reasons for electronics recycling is because it’s great for the environment. Here are a few ways recycling your electronics can save the plant:

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Ship It Safely: 5 Best Materials to Use for Shipping Packages

One of the most important considerations in shipping materials and goods to market is ensuring that they are arrive safely and in good enough shape to sell or consume. The good news is that there are plenty of options and choices when it comes to packaging materials and shipping products and goods to the marketplace.

Considerations for protection should include the quality, appearance, and even the freshness of products during the process of getting them to their destination. The type of packaging supplies must meet the needs of the product being shipped and the level of protection they will require from weather, dust or debris.

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