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Make Sure Your Electronics Get The Love They Deserve Before They Go Into Storage

Putting electronics in storage is a little different than most other items. Electronics are easily damaged in a storage environment, and you need to take precautions to ensure that they are still working properly when you go to pick them up, no matter how far in the future that might be. While it does take a small investment in time and money, this is far less than the cost of replacement or the hassle of making an insurance claim. Read More 

4 Ways To Generate An Audience For Your Blog

Turning your blog into a potentially lucrative home business requires many factors, one of which is to have a consistent audience. The more you are able to encourage viewership and turn them into regular readers and subscribers of your blog, you will have more success with any monetization options you choose. Write Valuable Blog Content Good content does two things for your blog: it makes readers interested enough to view you as an authoritative source for information and it also facilitates engagement. Read More 

4 Ways To Enjoy An Easier Corporate Move

After much deliberation, your company has made the momentous decision to relocate from your current site. It's an exciting time -- and in many respects, a potentially overwhelming one for management and employees alike. Here are four tips to help you achieve the easiest corporate move possible. 1. Put One Person in Charge Corporate moving is just as big a project as any other project your business undertakes -- with the same need for clear planning, communication and implementation. Read More 

Has Your Shop Window Lost Its Glow? Here’s How To Troubleshoot A Malfunctioning Neon Sign

Neon signs have come to symbolize businesses that are open and inviting to late-night customers, but a faulty sign can give visitors the impression that your company is also in disrepair. Here are a few ways to troubleshoot your neon sign and restore your shop front to its full dignity. Rooting Out Electrical Problems When a neon sign malfunctions, the most basic possible cause is an issue with the voltage being delivered to the various neon tubes. Read More 

Contact Center Managers: 5 Ways IVR Can Help You Manage Complaints

If a customer wants to complain about your products or services, he or she is unlikely to have much patience. As such, if it takes too long to connect complainants with a contact center agent, it's likely that you will find it harder to appease the disgruntled customer. Nonetheless, while you may think it's a good idea to allow a customer to dial straight through to an agent, call routing (through different IVR options) can actually sometimes make the process easier. Read More