How To Develop Your Real Estate USP

“Oh yes,.. I think I’ve heard of you before? Aren’t you the Condo-King?” A unique service proposition (USP) is a simple, concise statement of how you differ from your peers in the industry and what this means to your clients. In the competitive world of real estate, it’s important that you have a USP that…

Taking a Rental Car Across the Border

Driving a rental car across the border can be tricky. Whether or not a rental company will allow this really depend on a variety of factors, including the car rental company and which border you are trying to cross. However, you may need additional insurance in order to drive in another country and you will…

How To Resize Your Images

Image resizing is an important part of the on-line world. At times we need high resolution images for documentation or printing requirements. However, the bulk of the time our 10 mega-pixel cameras just make life difficult. After what you believe no one wants a 3200×2800 30meg images of your newborn baby bloating their mailbox or…

7 Steps to Opening A Daycare Center

I want to congratulate you for wishing to open your own daycare center. This is a great business with a huge potential, both financially and in terms of personal fulfillment. However, the degree of success you can expect from your day care depends on how well you do things when you take the first steps…

Baby Photography – Lighting Tips

In baby photography one of the biggest challenges is lighting. Lighting babies and children is something that comes with experience. As with lighting any other subject, the most important thing is that you become familiar with a few basic setups, and then adjust the setup to suit the particular situation and subject. When it comes…

Aspects of a Full Home Energy Audit

Many homeowners are looking for ways to make their home more energy efficient and save money on their utility bills. Often times the energy company that performs a free home energy audit only checks obvious areas like lighting and air sealing. It is important that your home energy auditor performs a complete home energy audit.…

A Tribute to Seafarers!

Somewhere around 1500 BC, the Lapita people (ancestors to the Polynesians) moved across the ocean carrying their plants of food and domestic animals. This marked the beginning of true seafaring skills in the Stone Age. The traditional craft used back then is what we now call a catamaran. These seafarers knew how to read wind…