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Converted to a Business VoIP Solution

For years our business has operated off a set of standard phone lines.  Originally it was the cheapest solution available at the time, but times have changed.  Over the years, the prices of our phone lines has steadily increased to the point where we really started to take a look at what we were paying.  …

Tired of Telemarketers

One of my pet peeves is telemarketers.  While I understand they are just people doing their jobs, I don’t appreciate a complete stranger interrupting my life with a phone call.  They always seem to happen at the most inopportune moments like during meals, before my alarm goes off in the morning or when I am …

Switching to a Box Mod for my Vaping Needs

It has been two years since I quit smoking.  It was quite the struggle for me as I loved the social activities that went hand-in-hand with smoking, but I just needed to quit because of the potential health issues I might face in the future.  At the time, I tried to quit cold-turkey, but that …

Dreaming of Becoming a Filmmaker

Many of us have different dreams as a child – some of us want to become astronauts, some of us want to be firemen, and others want to change the world.  That is exactly what Kiumars Kiani, Executive Producer of “The Mannequin behind the Curtain” wants to do with his first feature film.  He has …

Retiring to Beautiful British Columbia

For years my parents have run a successful accounting practice, but they are looking to wind things down and retire.  For the last forty years they have been working with businesses and individuals to help them with their finances and tax planning and they deserve a break.  Their dream has always been to retire to …

Ordering Diabetic Supplies Online

My grandmother has had Diabetes for years.  It is a condition that has changed her eating habits and shaped her life.  While it has made her make healthier choices, it has also meant that she needs supplies such as glucose test strips and insulin syringes.  Without the proper supplies, she cannot manage her condition, and …

Found a Web Designer in Kansas City

While we have not had any clients in Kansas City, I managed to pick one up this week.  They are a new garage that had just started up their shop in the last couple of months and were looking to start a website that would allow their clients to book appointments online.  Since I love …

Collecting Our Delinquent Accounts

The flow of money is the lifeblood of any business.  Whether you are selling a product or delivering a service, there is a cost to your organization for every transaction that you make.  But the expectation is that you will recoup that cost when you invoice your customer and get paid for your products or …

Found the Perfect Gift for Valentine’s Day

While I know that Melissa would leave me if I didn’t get her flowers for Valentine’s Day (which I have already ordered), I thought that giving her flowers wouldn’t be enough of a display of my affection.  At the same time, we are not at the point where I want to talk about getting married …

Feeling a Little Under the Weather

There has been a cold going around work and though I thought that I wouldn’t get it, I find myself feeling a little sick. Considering that I need to be in tip-top condition to do my work, getting better as soon as possible is important to me. While many people of my generation turn to …