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Did you know that the entire state of Kansas has only four area codes? It seems a little surprising when you consider that the neighboring state, Missouri, has seven distinct calling codes. This infographic, first published by Checkthem.com, explains the entire history of the state’s dialing codes, as well as the current arrangement. The layout of the codes is fascinating. The state is divided roughly in half, with a 785 area code for the northern half of Kansas and 620 for the southern half. Within the southern half of the state, a small area around Wichita has been carved out…

E-commerce

There’s a time and place for every new online innovation. When it comes to the development of a modern e-commerce website, this adage is more true than ever. The new line of website innovations has come quickly and in rapid succession. New features are being developed on a daily basis that leave the old technology in the dust. Because of this amazing and rapid progress, it can be easy to fall behind and miss out on all of the latest technological developments. However, it won’t take long to get back in step if you know where to look and who…

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Every business in the World lives and dies based on their bottom line and whilst searching for sales and growth is vitally important in this tough world, so too is watching the spends. Far too many people ignore to focus on where their business is spending money and often business owners will be simultaneously looking for growth whilst their business hemorrhages money that can be easily prevented. If you run a business, small or large, then here are some areas that you could address in order to prevent your business from leaking money. Marketing The World has changed thanks to…

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Do you feel at times as if your small business is not as creative as it could be? Sure, small businesses are oftentimes limited in terms of what they can do compared to the bigger kids on the block. For one, small business budgets typically are a fraction of what larger companies operate with. Secondly, smaller companies oftentimes do not have the physical resources to be as creative as those bigger brands in the marketplace. Lastly, smaller businesses usually do not have the name recognition those companies known the world over exhibit. With all of that said, you’d think there…

outsourcing

It is important to understand that outsourcing may imply very different outcomes for different companies. The same does not apply for all in most of the cases. In today’s day and age, it is almost like every single company out there is looking to outsource as much as possible. However one must tread carefully in deciding exactly which factors to outsource and which not to. Here is a list of factors that should not be outsourced :- The development of your employees: Now this is something that you can truly call your very own. It doesn’t make any sense whatsoever…