9 Most Desired Employee Benefits and How They Work

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The success of your company depends on the quality of your employees. Attracting and maintaining sought-after employees is an ongoing challenge for most employers. One of the best ways to help differentiate your workplace is to include some of the most desired employee benefits. These benefits should align with the needs and interests of your employees. Studies show that benefits and company perks are a major factor in helping a job-seeker to decide if they will accept a position. In fact, some people consider desirable employee benefits as even more important than a bump in pay.View post

How to Save Money on Homeowners Insurance

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The average Ontario homeowner will pay about $1,300 a year in home insurance. When you factor in your auto, life, and even health insurance, you are spending a few thousand dollars per year. At a time when many homeowners are house-rich and cash-poor and living paycheque to paycheque, these can be expensive outlays to endure every month and year. With property tax rates going up in the city of Toronto, it is going to be harder to afford anything else.View post

Top 4 Tips For Maximizing Business Law

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Business law is an integral part of running any company and it’s always something to keep in mind. Running a business without understanding the legal ramifications of each decision can lead to serious consequences. This is why most business owners spend thousands of dollars, if not millions on making sure they understand what the law is all about for their setup. You may find the information and resources available at Hoffer Adler to be very useful. Here is a detailed look at the top tips for maximizing the legal side of the business.

13 Recent Bankruptcies That Shocked The Business World

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From big name brands to corporations you would never expect to see go bankrupt, sometimes filing for bankruptcy is a necessary step towards protecting one’s assets. Maybe it’s strong competition, debt you can’t repay, internal business trouble, or something else. Here are some recent bankruptcies we think are worth noting.View post

4 Benefits of Regular Hair Salon Visits

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Depending on your past experiences, the hair salon can be a place where you feel ready for transformation or filled with anxiety. The anxiety probably had more to do with infrequent visits and unexpected outcomes than anything else. Either way, there’s a case to visit the salon regularly to maintain healthy hair and amazing confidence. Whether you choose to visit every 2 weeks or every 2 months, here are 4 benefits of regularly scheduled visits:

4 Reasons Why Hiring a Catering Company Can Benefit Your Event

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Catering can seem like a luxury, and many people think that hiring a catering service is too expensive to justify. However, hiring a catering service is more affordable than many people realize, and hiring the right service comes with a number of powerful benefits. Here are four reasons to hire a catering company for your next business event. 1. Stand Out From the Crowd It's common for business events to provide the bare minimum of food or to require attendees to bring their own meals or dine out. When you hire a caterer, you distinguish your business from the crowd. During busy ...

The Top 10 World’s Biggest Data Breaches

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There is no doubt that the Internet and computers have significantly improved our lives, but the use of both is not without risk. One of the risks of storing data on your computer and having it connected to the web is that it can be hacked at any moment. Unless you use resilient IT services to manage and protect your networks, your data can fall into the hands of unscrupulous people. There have been several data breaches over the last few years, most of which have occurred in the United States. It is estimated that close to one billion users of ...

5 Workforce Management Tips That Every Leader Must Know

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The development of leadership skills is something that typically occurs over a long period of time. It’s often trial and error since many leaders are promoted into positions with additional responsibilities that include workforce management. Following are beneficial tips that can help any leader improve operational performance and business outcomes.

Top 6 Most Expensive Wines in the World

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Wine is far more than a simple beverage. Some refer to it as a type of art that can tell a story based on many factors. A wine from a vintage year can tell a story based on the history of that time, for instance. However, it can also be a pretty smart investment to buy the right wine provided that you know what you’re doing. Alongside those, buying and collecting wine can be a passionate hobby, a memorable souvenir, or even a decorative piece for some. The point that is being made here is that wine can be an incredibly ...

4 Advantages and Disadvantages of Title Loans

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It can be hard when you’re facing an unexpected financial issue. Have you recently stayed at the hospital and need funds to pay the costly bill? Or perhaps you’ve suffered some major damage to your home and need a loan for quick repairs.

There are many reasons as to why you might find yourself in need of an emergency loan, but whatever your particular reason may be, title loans are an option to consider – but are they worth it? Here are some pros and cons of title loan funding.

The 8 Richest Dogs in the World

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It may seem odd that some people are leaving their fortunes to their pets, especially dogs. But this is now becoming increasingly common among the rich, easily those who don’t have family or are not close to their family but love their dogs. Clearly, there is no pet like a dog. Dogs are affectionate and loyal and would lay down their life for you, if required. They hold no grudges, they always forgive, and they are always there to lick you when you are down.View post

9 Professional Ways for How to Answer the Phone at Work

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In today’s world, hearing a telephone ring might be the most surprising sound you will hear all day. Because, let’s face it, who uses the phone anymore? It’s all about the email and texting. But for those who make a concerted effort of calling your phone number, it is safe to say that they have earned your respect and admiration. So, treat them in a professional way.View post