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Selecting a Business Entity - Think it Through

You've decided to form a small business and are worried about liability among other things. The obvious answer is to form a business such as a corporation or limited liability company. . . or is it? ..
(December 08, 2008)
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The Economic Silver Lining - Are Oil Prices Down For Good?

They say there is a silver lining to every situation. Sometimes that silver gleam can be very hard to find. When it comes to this economic wipeout, the drop in oil prices seems to be the big ..
(November 21, 2008)
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Fishing - Be One With the Fish

There are two types of people that enjoy fishing. One simply enjoys the time away from the hustle and bustle of life and is not particularly bothered one way or another whether they catch any fish. ..
(November 09, 2008)
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 | Recreation-and-Sports/Fishing | Visitors: 213

Choosing Wines For Thanksgiving Dinner

The year is flying by quickly. Halloween is past us and Thanksgiving is coming on quickly and you know what that means - the hefty, delicious Thanksgiving Dinner. Ah, but which wine are you going to ..
(November 10, 2008)
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 | Food-and-Drink/Wine-Spirits | Visitors: 288

Building Story Clips With Journals

The inspiration for creative writing is one that should not be restricted. Inspiration comes in many forms and at many different times. When it does, you need to be ready to sit down and jot down ..
(November 11, 2008)
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 | Writing-and-Speaking/Writing | Visitors: 236

The Finer Points of Fishing

To fish or not to fish - that is the question! Oh, come on. That is no question at all. We all know the answer is to fish and to fish as often as you possibly can. To that end, let us extol upon the ..
(November 09, 2008)
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 | Recreation-and-Sports/Fishing | Visitors: 264

Birding - Optimal Spots For Sightings

Bird watching is a hobby that is sweeping the nation. It may seem odd to suggest that watching birds could be addictive, but it is. To get hooked, of course, you have to find spots for optimal ..
(November 06, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education/Wildlife | Visitors: 309

Surf and Turf in Del Mar, California

It's that time of the year again. As we move into the middle of the hot summer months, the surf and turf is rolling again in Del Mar. Yep, the horse races have started again. Del Mar is a beautiful ..
(July 16, 2008)
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 | Travel-and-Leisure/Destination-Tips | Visitors: 275

Finding Good Schwag For Your Promotional Marketing

Sometimes, the old methods are still the best way to go when it comes to building a business. In an ever competitive business world, this can often mean using promotional items to entice potential ..
(July 18, 2008)
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 | Business/Marketing | Visitors: 282

Staying on the Ball With Your Marketing

It is amazing how often a massive marketing opportunity presents itself to a business niche and nobody does anything about it. This brings up the issue of staying on the ball with your marketing and ..
(July 18, 2008)
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 | Business/Marketing | Visitors: 270

Tips For Using Promotional Items

The word has come down from on high. You've been charged with putting together a promotional campaign for your organization. Here are some tips on creating a successful effort. The first step in any .
(July 27, 2008)
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 | Business/Advertising | Visitors: 257

Why Site Owners Must Know California Internet Regulations

Most sites on the web are at least faintly familiar with the implementation of legal regulations related to their sites. Most, however, have never heard of the California Catch-22. Most sites tend ..
(June 25, 2007)
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 | Legal/Cyber-Law | Visitors: 343

Issues With Trademarking Your Domain Name

Protecting intellectual property rights should be a critical step for any business. With an online business, protecting a domain name is all the more critical. Nothing is more aggravating than ..
(June 25, 2007)
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 | Legal/Cyber-Law | Visitors: 383

Defaulting Into A Business General Partnership

When it comes time to start a business, many people just get on with the process without really thinking about issues like taxes, liability and business entities. This can lead to unintended ..
(June 16, 2007)
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 | Legal | Visitors: 254

Why Use Product Promotions?

We all know that one of the most important parts of advertising is getting your name out to prospective customers – but why use product promotions for that purpose instead of a different method? ..
(June 07, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 210

Help Your Sales With Promotional Products

Finding that your customer base is shrinking, or that your sales might not be as high as they should this time of year can be tough – so it is a great idea to help your sales with promotional ..
(June 07, 2007)
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What Exactly Are Promotional Items?

While most people will have received a promotional item at one point in their careers, the question of what exactly are promotional items can be a bit trickier – as they can be almost any business ..
(June 07, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 258

Giving Your Customers Value Through Promotional Gifts

It is easy to see the value of promotional items for the business providing them – advertising, and keeping touch with a customer base – but what about giving your customers value through ..
(June 07, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 228

How to Pick Promotional Items for Your Business

There are a few basic staples of promotional items – pens, pencils, notepads – but how to pick promotional for your business that will really stand out among the rest is another matter. One of ..
(June 07, 2007)
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Why Custom Promotional Products are Best

Promotional products are a good way to get customers to notice you – and can be as simple as a piece of candy or other small object – but here's why custom promotional products are best. Not all .
(June 07, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 239

What Is A Promotional Item?

We have all seen the little things that some companies give out to their customers and prospective customers – pens, and other small items – but what is a promotional item and what can it do? To ..
(June 07, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 251

Unusual Promotional Products Produce Results!

Every company knows, to a certain extent, that promotional items are one of the best ways to advertise their product or service – but, do unusual promotional products work better than the average ..
(June 07, 2007)
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Bird Watching in Puerto Rico

Tourists come to Puerto Rico throughout the year, most often from cruise ships. While there are many things to do while on the island, birding in Puerto Rico definitely should not be missed. Puerto ..
(June 01, 2007)
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Digital Cameras for Bird Watching

Birds are notoriously difficult to great photos of. For avid bird watchers, are digital birding cameras the way to go? Some photographers think so. Birds make difficult subjects because they are ..
(June 01, 2007)
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Bird Watching in Ontario Canada

With over 473 species to search for, Ontario birding is some of the best in Canada. Whether you are looking for the province bird, the Common Loon, or another beautiful flying creature, Ontario is an .
(June 01, 2007)
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