TECHNOLOGY: Dot time has come – Seven new domain names are approved

By now everyone's vocabulary includes the word "dot-com" and perhaps even "dot-org." Soon, you may be adding "dot-biz" or "dot-pro" to this list.ICANN, a non-profit corporation responsible for administering the Internet name and address system, has added the following seven new "top level" Internet domains:...

TECHNOLOGY: Fulfillment company uses technology to your advantage

GRAWN - From mattresses to cookbooks to toothbrushes, eFulfillment Service Inc. in Grawn keeps products moving. The new company offers fulfillment services; but what does such a company actually do?"Most companies want to concentrate on sales, but they spend their time worrying about warehouses and...

HEALTH CARE: Leading home health care company opens in TC

TRAVERSE CITY - In December, IVonyx Inc., a provider of IV infusion therapy for patients in home settings, opened a branch office in Traverse City.The 5,300 square-foot office at 4125 Cedar Run Rd. is the 7th IVonyx facility to open in Michigan.In business since 1987,...

TECHNOLOGY: Finding the right host for your Web site

The most important element to the overall success of your Web site is your hosting service. Your hosting service cannot guarantee your site will succeed, but it can surely devastate it.No matter what applications you use (streaming video, audio, discussion forums, etc.) or plug-ins (Flash...

HEALTH CARE: How much does health insurance really cost?

Have you been grumbling about paying for your employees' health insurance? We're going to show you how to save a bundle.According to a recent survey by the Small Employer Health Benefits Survey (SEHBS), 57 percent of employers weren't aware that they could deduct all the...

In sales, you MUST be different from the competition

Last month I challenged you to make a list of everything that you claim about your company and product and service, that your competition does NOT claim they do or have. The result for most is a blank piece of paper.I cliff-hanged you to...