Andrew West, Author at Redefining Progress

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5 Tips on How to Scale Your Small Business

If your small business is demonstrating steady growth, it may be time to take your operations to the next level. Scaling your business is easier said than done, but with the right mindset and industry know-how, you’ll be able to steer your business to the right direction. It’s important to remember that scaling a small business takes time and capital. Having a cash cushion to help cover day-to-day expenses and unexpected costs ensures that you have enough capital to immediately address the expenses associated with growth and expansion. For such needs, you can get up to a 2000 dollar loan from…

How to Increase Resident Engagement (and Why You Should)

Investment properties are one of the best ways to generate income and build wealth over time. But if you want to be successful, you need to make sure you retain your residents as long as possible. When a resident leaves, it creates a vacancy – a period with no income, but ongoing expenses that can significantly damage your profitability. One of the best ways to minimize resident departures and keep your residents happy is to increase resident engagement. But what is resident engagement and how can you increase it? What Is Resident Engagement? Resident engagement refers to the feelings of…

4 safe ways to clean your valuable jewelry at home, according to experts

Jewelry is our most precious asset. While some are expensive or family heirlooms, others are valuable for the memories associated with them. Whatever the case may be, these beloved pieces seem to lose their gleam over time by being exposed to dust and dirt too much. There are many professional jewelers who can help us with cleaning them. However, it may not always be the most convenient or pocket-friendly way. The good news is that it is actually easy to restore your tarnished jewelry back to its lustrous look. We have talked to experts in the field and found out…

Oxygen Sensor Replacement – Every 50,000 Miles

The air around us is about 80 percent nitrogen by volume, but your engine needs oxygen. While your engine could hypothetically get by with less fuel than it uses, the computer injects a little extra so that there’s always a fuel molecule next to an oxygen molecule in the combustion chamber. Your computer needs to maintain this critical ratio of fuel to air, generally, about 14 parts air to 1-part fuel, and it uses a number of sensors to monitor the amount of air going in, and the mixture of air and fuel coming out. All systems are different, but…

How Managed IT Support Services Will Save Your Business Money

If the thought of spending money on managed IT support services is something that you don’t believe you can afford then it is time to think again. Businesses large and small around the world depend heavily on IT infrastructure in the business and that makes it one of the most important aspects of the company. The reality in fact when its comes to managed support services for IT infrastructure in the business, this is an investment which is actually going to save your money rather than cost it money, and here is how. Security and Protection Cyberattacks and hackers do not…

Why You Have to Pay Attention to the Details When Remodeling a Property

When it comes to remodeling a property, either for yourself or to sell on the market, it is essential that you pay attention to all of the small details that are involved in this. Even the most simple property construction work can be challenging, at least more challenging than it first appears, and that is why you should always be attentive to the finer details of what you are doing. If you don’t have a wealth of experience in the construction or the real estate industry then this applies particularly to you, and here is exactly why you always should…

Finding a Financial Future and Why it Starts with You 

Setting a budget, managing your spending, putting a portion away every month – good financial behaviors start by seeing results in good time. One of the hardest challenges of saving money is being proactive despite having the money available and not spending it. That long-term view of money is a great way to build up a foundation and make bigger more impactful decisions in the future. It’s pretty difficult, but that’s the great thing about becoming habitual with these good practices, eventually, it’s second nature and you’re making progress without thinking about it. Living in a big city or working in…

What Should You Know Before Trusting Ecom Elites?

Ecom Elites is an online course developed by Franklin Hatchett that teaches how to grow your eCommerce business. You may find an Ecom Elites review and news about this online course on the web. Here are a few points to know before trusting it. What Does This Course Focus On? As mentioned earlier, Frank Hatchett shares his ideas about growing your eCommerce business through the Ecom Elites course. It focuses explicitly on building the dropshipping business on the Shopify platform. What Is Dropshipping? Dropshipping is a low-risk business model that has good earning potential. Shopify dropshipping allows you to sell products…

What Makes For a Great User Experience On Your Website

The big buzzword at the moment amongst the business world is User Experience or Ux, the ability to give customers an amazing experience on their website. In reality this is of great importance and that is because the world has so much choice that people just don’t believe that they have the time to hang around wasting their time on a poorly performing website. It doesn’t matter if you are selling a brush for horses or offering the best chargeback mitigation on pharmaceutical fees, the focus is still the same, make sure that you can offer outstanding Ux. The question is…

What is SEO and Why Is It Important For Your Business

If you haven’t already then it is high time that you business started to focus on its online presence. No matter what kind of company you have, it is essential that you have a positive online reputation and that you are actively seeking to drive people from online search to your business. The consumer is now using organic search more than any other means to find businesses and that is why you need to be on your game when it comes to SEO, or search engine optimization. If you aren’t sure what this is, then read on to find out…