Starting an Online Business – Pros and Cons

Starting an online business isn’t any better or worse than opening a traditional storefront, but it is different. While traditional stores require fairly large initial investments for rent, utilities, employees, merchandise and advertising, online businesses require similar start-ups costs that include website design, server fees, marketing, and merchandise. One major benefit to opening an online…

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The Great Pig Escape

Our farm is located in a small town (pop. 400) that essentially is a bedroom community. A bedroom community is best described as everyone works out of town. (This distinction will be important later in the story.) My adventures are many on the farm and usually not funny at the time of any episode. It…

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Enjoy a Festive European City Break

As the summer begins to draw to a close, many travel enthusiasts will be starting to think about the ideal trip to enjoy around Christmas time, with the cities of Prague and Budapest becoming very popular destinations in recent years. Prague is a great city to visit all year round, with its stunning architecture and…

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Top 10 Engineering Feats

Everyday the boundaries of engineering are challenged with new amazing projects being undertaken and completed to fulfil the needs of modern day life. This article celebrates some famous engineering feats that have helped shape society today and other feats that are simply marvelous in the audacity of the challenges they resolve. 1) Moon Landing –…

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Successful B2B Social Media Plan Process… The THINK TANK

Here’s Part Two of the social media sustainability plan to help B2B companies leverage technology with Online Networking. To fully understand LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, etc, at branding companies, they highly recommend B2B corporations incorporate a quality assurance process to maximize, elevate and master these online business development tools. The top eight steps in…

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Subcontract Assembly

There are many stages during the manufacture of a product: sourcing, parts manufacturing, etc. But for products complied with many different parts and components, the final stage (or penalty stage if to be tested before sale) is the assembly. Assembly lines are some of the most important procedures in the manufacturing industry, and some are…

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