It is only July 31st, so let us talk about our favorite fall holiday: Halloween! Starting last year, a petition started circulating to move the holiday from the 31st to the last Saturday of the month. Why? The weekend would make the holiday safer and more fun for kids. The petition has over 100k signatures, … Continue reading The Business Of Halloween: Does The Date Matter?
Almost every package I send or receive starts with a box. Often it is a box that is much too large for the item. What does that equal? Waste. 3M is well known from tape to packing supplies, and they are doing it again. Honestly, their newest shipping product can save space and minimize waste! … Continue reading Death Of The Box: Flex And Seal Shipping Roll
As someone who is able to get an advance on my next paycheck through a different (but similar) app for a low monthly fee, I have to admit I did ask myself this question more than once. So, when an article about Earnin and their loan practices popped up in my news feed, I really … Continue reading Is Earnin A Payday Lender?
I use a news app to filter through some of the biggest news of the day. While I was sorting through, most of what I saw was bad. Car companies are expected to do massive layoffs. Facebook fines. Netflix loses billions. More layoffs. The business news today is bleak, to say the least. Today I … Continue reading Layoffs And Profit Losses: In The News Today
Dollar stores saw their biggest boom during the most recent recession. People wanted to save money, and they helped them do exactly that. The local dollar store is a great way to find what you want at prices few can beat. So, why are they so bad? The argument is that they are killing traditional … Continue reading The Dollar Store VS Traditional Grocers: The Good and Bad
Well, vegetarians on the coast now have a reason to rejoice: the Impossible Fish is now on its way! Seriously, fans of the Impossible Burger should be happy to know that more meatless meat products are on the way. This simply proves the meatless market is not yet done growing. While I am not a … Continue reading From Impossible Burgers To Impossible Fish? Why Not!
As technological improvements are made each year, running your business simplifies. What about your employees? Technology is good for running a business, and thankfully the fear of job loss due to this trend is slowing. As a matter of fact, only a small percentage still fear losing their job to AI. Advances help companies save … Continue reading Does Your Team Fear Technology? Why AI Is Good For You (And Them)!