Shipping and storage containers have been at the center of global commerce because of their usefulness in conveying goods from one point to another. Mostly transported by either land or ocean, shipping containers are usually built for durability and can withstand salinity, moisture, and immense weight.
Used containers have in the recent past been repurposed by architects and builders into offices, homes, and stores. Whatever the reason you want to buy a used container, it is important you learn Read more [...]
Have you ever wondered what makes some brands popular as opposed to others yet the product itself is somewhat homogenous? Well, the secret may be in the packaging. Having a product well packaged, changes not only its appearance but also impacts on the psychology of the customer. Don’t get me wrong, the product and its performance are equally important and should be taken seriously but not at the expense of packaging.
Ask yourself, how many customers or end users will go to the extent of finding Read more [...]
Wrapping your head around retirement isn’t too hard. With a little bit of discipline and organization, you can set up the 15-minute retirement plan of your dreams—without actually setting any money aside.
Of course, actually getting your finances, lifestyle and expectations in order for retirement takes more effort. Whether you’re beginning your retirement journey in your 20s or just getting around to planning in your 50s, you need to do these six crucial things now.
1. Make a Household Read more [...]
While many people understand that corporate retreats are worthwhile, but few appreciate exactly why this is so. To coin a phrase, a business is not just a noun, but a verb, too. It’s a process that’s constantly being undertaken by all of your employees, whose various daily tasks and chores aggregate to keep the whole enterprise rumbling onward.
Some tasks, however, are performed much more rarely. And yet, they have a profound influence on all of the other tasks below them – they’re the Read more [...]
Entrepreneurship is the way to go because it is the only channel which can create real wealth for you. Traditionally, starting a business meant having a brick-and-mortar space and hiring attendants to help you out with your customers. Thanks to the internet, all this is water under the bridge and you can start a thriving business at the comfort of your home with just your desk and computer.
Having a work from home business saves you on lots of unnecessary costs and at the same time opens it up Read more [...]
What is secure online shopping? The amount of cash spent with online stores is growing at a terrific rate because of low prices, choices and convenience that can be set up. This is all great however how do you understand that you are shopping with a trustworthy website? It is necessary to know what safe online buying is, what to search for and what to evade.
How is shopping on the internet made secure? Safe online store make use of technology that secures the personal detail you give when making Read more [...]
Pay per click (PPC is a very complex area of online marketing, but one that can have very good results. In fact, some say that it is the most effective type of internet marketing. Through PPC management, you can make sure that your website is ranked in the search engines, even if that is almost impossible to achieve through organic results. However, unless you know what you’re doing, PPC will cost you a great deal of money without a solid return on investment (ROI).
If done properly, PPC campaigns Read more [...]
If you are using a steel storage container or other type of shipping unit to store your items, it will be placed outside. This means it is also exposed to the element, and that places your belongings at considerable risk. One of the bigger problems inside storage containers is that condensation occurs, which usually starts on the ceiling. This is due to simple thermodynamics: warm air is better able to hold on to moisture.
Shipping containers, because they are made from metal, are more prone to Read more [...]
Netflix launched in 2006 and it was a huge challenge. Promising to be bigger and better than Cinematch, they set themselves what seemed like an impossible task. What they did to make their dream come true, however, was crowdsource. They asked anyone to come up with a piece of software that was able to predict movie preferences, and the winner would get $1 million.
Unsurprisingly, the crowdsource software that Netflix used for this became one of the top online hits within hours of the contest launching. Read more [...]
Their salaries are scrutinized and sometimes, this is completely vindicated. However, any CEO who is worth his salt can command whatever money he asks for.
As you'll see through several of the examples we're about to mull over through this page, a good CEO can be the difference between success and failure. Some companies have been on a hiding to nothing, before having a new CEO put in place and experiencing a transformation in fortunes.
So, who makes the grade? Here are five of our favorite CEOs Read more [...]