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Choosing A Better Office Chair: Ergonomic Features To Look For

When your job requires you to spend hours every day behind a desk, your choice in office furniture is important. Sitting for long periods of time can be uncomfortable and unhealthy for your body, particularly if you don't have ergonomics in mind when you choose the furniture you're using. Luckily, you don't have to invest thousands of dollars into an ergonomic office chair. Here are a few tips to help you pick one that will work for you on almost any budget.

8 Awesome Ways To Use Vinyl Tarps At A Children's Party

Vinyl is a modern plastic that is used for all kinds of purposes in everyday life. The Vinyl Institute reports that vinyl is made by combining chlorine and ethylene and was first created in the 1920s. Vinyl tarps are used as linings and coverings on farms, in residential backyards, in schools and in businesses everywhere. If you have access to vinyl tarps, you can even use them to make some fabulous fun for a children's party.

From De-Icer To Wearing Layers: Six Essential Tips For Moving During The Winter

Moving during the winter can help you to save money, but if you live in one of the worst winter weather cities like Chicago or Cleveland, moving in the winter can be cumbersome and painfully cold. Before you try to brave a move (with an Affordable Moving Company) in a city with some of the coldest temperatures and heaviest snow falls on record, take a look at these six essential tips. They will keep your winter move running smoothly:

Using Air Compressors For More Than Just Air

Air compressor systems generate waste heat as a byproduct of their operations. In most cases, this waste heat is usually lost to the atmosphere, but it can also be harnessed to help your business save on energy costs. Utilizing the wasted heat produced by compressed air systems is just one way many businesses are thinking outside the economic box. By taking advantage of a normally wasted byproduct, you can reduce your facility's energy consumption costs while getting more efficiency out of your compressed air systems.

Travel, Hotels, And Social Media: Tips For Next Generation Travel

Social networking sites and media have become fundamental in the lives of many people. In fact, studies estimate that the average American spends an average of 37 minutes each day interacting with social media. This has changed the face of quite a few business--and travel is no exception. Smart travelers have found ways to utilize social media to their benefit when they travel. Unlike standard promotions and services, the proper use of social media for hotel and travel enhancement is as a persistent tool before, during, and after your trip.

6 Ways To Protect Your Commercial Trucking Business Against Lawsuits

Whether you are an owner-operator or the manager of a commercial trucking company, the potential for lawsuits is always a concern. Plaintiffs injured in trucking accidents have the potential recover significant sums of money, especially if they can prove the trucker or the motor carrier violated a state or federal trucking regulation. Give yourself added peace of mind by following these tips to protect yourself or your commercial trucking company against lawsuits.

Own Rental Property? A Compliance Audit Can Help Protect Your Investment

Unless you self-manage your own condo or apartment building, chances are you've hired a property management firm. Some of these firms and/or their representatives are excellent. Others, perhaps not. By hiring a compliance auditing firm, you can make sure your building, and your livelihood, are in good hands. What Is a Compliance Audit? In a real estate management situation, a compliance auditor reviews the various management and accounting procedures as well as the overall handling of your account.

Four Tips To Creating A Successful Debt Purchasing Company

If you're an entrepreneur or you've already ventured out into the investor world to sink your toes in the sands of debt purchasing, you certainly want to be in it for the long haul and make the most you can. Fortunately, if you know what you're doing and follow these four tips, you can create a stable debt purchasing biz that will sail you to the shores of success. 1. Know How to Negotiate