Writing Your Own Success Story

Success story (free clip art)

Success story (free clip art)

If you want to go out and start a business, more power to you. It’s frightening and exciting at the same time. However, if you play your cards right, you can really make your mark. Research your options and figure out what excites you. Once you’re prepared, you’ll be able to move forward and put your plans into action. First, get yourself organized.

Decide What Your Niche Should Be

When you go into business for yourself, it has to be something that gets you fired up inside. If it doesn’t have all of your energy and enthusiasm, you might as well forget about it. If you love ice cream, a Cold Stone Creamery franchise could be right up your alley. If you know how to transform an interior décor with a snap of your fingers, become a home consultant that revitalizes one home at a time. If your heart lies with children, consider opening a daycare. Take a good, hard look at yourself and hone in on a business that is a good fit for you.

Surround Yourself with Good People

From financial advisers to lenders and employees, you need a strong support system for your business. Be highly selective in who will go along with you on the ride. Find a financing program that is competitive and in your best interests. Get a top notch accountant who can help you to balance your books. Invite potential employees to an interview session and choose the individuals that really stand out. When you choose wisely, your team effort will pay off. Have the best behind you and you’ll be able to give the best to your customers. You’ll see your quality assurance reflected in the satisfaction of every patron who walks through your door.

Buying things over the Internet

Man trying to deal with economics (free clip art)

Man trying to deal with economics (free clip art)

This economy has “us” in quite a quandary, doesn’t it? We all want to support our local businesses, because if don’t support them they will close down and we will lose our jobs. Yet our local businesses don’t pay us a living wage, so we are forced to buy things for less money over the Internet! What a catch 22 that is! We need the large corporations to stop shipping our jobs overseas. We are already in deep financial trouble, and we need to work HERE on our shores!

Making a house into a home

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window planters (free clip art)

One thing I am really proud of is the way my house looks. I have been working hard to improve its appearance and it’s finally paying off. When I bought the house, the front porch was in bad shape. The wood was rotten and in desperate need of repair. It took awhile, but I got it all replaced and painted. As good as it looked, there was still something missing.

One of my neighbors suggested that we add some foliage to the porch. I thought about it for awhile and decided he was right. That’s when I started looking into purchasing some Window Box Planters to install on the porch. I was glad I did as it made all the difference. The view from the street is much improved and our house looks like a home.

Since that worked out so well, I decided to stick with a good thing and purchased a Decorative Planter to put in the backyard. That worked out great as well and so I got some Outdoor Planters to enhance the overall décor of our house. I am very satisfied with the way our house looks now. It’s surprising how a little greenery can make a big difference in the way your home feels. I like coming home and seeing the results of my labor, it’s a great feeling!

Complaint About Solicitor -The Basic Facts

In this modern day and age, people still think that they are not able to complain about the poor service they receive from their legal representatives and that what ever they are told by their solicitor they should simply accept. Those days are long gone. Today anyone can file a complaint about a solicitor.

However, before one jumps in and files a complaint about a solicitor there are certain matters one needs to understand.

  • When clients are told what they do not want to hear, it does not mean that the solicitor is wrong or provided bad service.
  • It is not always a good idea to change from one solicitor to another. Clients should consider it carefully, However if there is a good reason to do so, it is best to do it as early as possible in the case.
  • It is not possible to have two solicitors representing a person on the same case. Before cancelling the services of the current solicitor, make sure there is a new one to take over the case. It is hard to find a solicitor taking over the work of a previous solicitor. With this in mind, it is very important to ensure that you choose the best solicitor right from the start.

The Right Way to Complain About Solicitor

  • The first obvious step would be for a client to complain or make known his or her dissatisfaction to the solicitor dealing with the case. In many instances, that is all that is needed to clear the unhappiness.
  • In many instances a verbal complaint is sufficient. However it is always best to make a complaint in writing. It is good practice to allow the solicitor eight weeks to reply or respond to the complaints of a client.
  • Be clear about the reason for the complaint and provide as much detail as possible. In addition, it must be clear what outcome a client would require to turn around the dissatisfaction.
  • If this step does not help and the client is still dissatisfied, a complaint about the solicitor can be filed at the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SOS will gladly assist in this process and consider it to take over the file.

Reasons to Complain About Solicitor

  • Making false claims about their success
  • Poor service
  • Poor advice
  • Charging unreasonable fees
  • Charging for work not done
  • Taking too long to deal with a case
  • Do not reply or respond to communication
  • Missing deadlines
  • Not communicating progress
  • Accepting compensation claims without discussing it with a client

When making use of a solicitor one expects to receive good professional legal advice and trust the solicitor to provide just that. In the event where matters turn out to be amiss, it can cause a client a range of serious problems and add to the financial costs.

SOS has a professional team of legal experts that is competent and passionate about client services and their profession. They will provide you with the best advice on how to file complaint about solicitor.

Halloween Candy

Halloween candy (free clip art)

Halloween candy (free clip art)

We get a lot of trick-or-treaters out here in the suburbs. We have to buy a LOT of candy, and little toys. Rarely do we have any left over at the end of the night! Sometimes we run out of candy and toys and then we start giving out quarters instead of candy! I can remember how much fun we used to have as kids, dressing up in costumes and trick-or-treating. I hate that in the recent past there have been reports of people trying to hurt kids by tampering with their treats. People that do that kind of thing are rotten to the core!