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Fathers: A Balancing Act and Family Life

By Hicks Crawford, published on Jan 3, 2016

There's lot of advice for working women about how to balance work and family life. Fathers are often left out of the discussion, but they shouldn't be. Fathers play such a pivotal role in the healthy development of their children that for them to balance their work and family life is essential. The old days, when stay-at-home moms threatened their children with "Wait until your father gets home", are over. Fathers are no longer viewed first and foremost as the disciplinarian source of a paycheck. Mothers work and dads are expected to help with household chores as well as take an active role... (more)

Tags: relationships, children, lifestyle, father, adult, living room

How Local Directories Can Help Your Business

By Hicks Crawford, published on Dec 23, 2015

A lot of businesses undervalue the genuine importance of online business directories, conveyed as local SEO strategy. The reason local online directories can be utterly helpful for your business is because they make it possible for users to reach your brand in a matter of seconds. In the same respect, 8 in 10 people are prone to looking through local directories, meaning that enlisting your company in online business directories will imminently contribute to growing your online visibility and advertise your site effectively.

#1 Obtain increased visibility

A great range of potential... (more)

Tags: seo, local business, potential customers, online review

Build Your Real Target Audience on Online Marketing Location

By Hicks Crawford, published on Dec 19, 2015

The pitches that Venture Capital (VC) firms are hearing over and over again revolve around the idea that beating the competition on their price point is the most important aspect of any new venture. Anybody can beat the competition with a cheaper mousetrap, but lasting brands win on value. Whether that’s providing a more comprehensive service, or enhancing the level of customer service available; the startups that get the most attention are the ones that have at least four different value propositions that set them apart from the rest of the market they’re entering into.

Building Real Value... (more)

Tags: health, business, marketing, online customers

5 Reasons You Should Start a Health Care Business

By Hicks Crawford, published on Dec 17, 2015

Increasingly more people are looking into starting a lucrative business. The low job satisfaction rate, unstable economy and high cost of living are a few of the many factors forcing people to explore other ways to generate additional income. Why not consider starting a health care business? Here are 5 really good reasons you should consider when you want to start one.

1. Huge market

When you start a health care business you'll have a large market! Everyone wants to either maintain a good health or improve their health. You won't come across anyone who will sanely say that they... (more)

Tags: health, business, lifestyle, skin care, products

Why London’s Richest Are Leaving for New York

By Hicks Crawford, published on Dec 15, 2015

London is witnessing a heavy departure of millionaires and billionaires after the British government imposed a stamp duty tax on premium properties and an additional foreign capital gain tax. This was the last straw for many of the city’s rich, who are now moving to The Big Apple.

In the past 12 months alone, New York has seen a 7% growth in the number of London-based property seekers looking for residences in the city. This is according to the recent Transatlantic Wealth Report developed with the collaborative effort of Beauchamp Estates, which is a London-based real estate firm, New... (more)

Tags: nyc, travel, government, british, mover

Top 5 Most Modern Coffee Makers in the World

By Hicks Crawford, published on Dec 12, 2015

Perhaps one of the most important decisions you have to make in your life is what coffee maker you should buy. I’m sure that seems silly to you, but hear me out for a second. Think about how much it influences your day to day life and how important your coffee maker is for the quality of the coffee you drink every single day. After all, it’s a quintessential part of your routine, right?

You wake up, put the coffee on, and only then move on to washing your face and brushing your teeth. Caffeinating is important, my friend, and you should have the best and most modern coffee maker money... (more)

Tags: business, coffee, oversees, temperature, bonaverde

The baseball legend, Frank Robinson

By Hicks Crawford, published on Oct 31, 2015

In every sport, there are names that get written down in the history books for their countless heroics and magic when on the field. Baseball is a sport loved by almost every American and like any other sport, MLB also has some historic personalities that have forever engraved their names in the minds of the fanatics and critics of the game. One such name is Frank Robinson; hailing from California, Mr. Robinson played for five teams during his illustrious 20-year career. Mr. Frank is the only player ever to have ever won the prestigious MVP awards in both National and the American leagues. Let’s... (more)

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7 Tips to Increase Efficiency in Your Company

By Hicks Crawford, published on Oct 23, 2015

Every company is striving to run its offices as efficient as possible. The main idea is to offer the best services and products with a minimum of costs. Unfortunately, many company managers make the mistake of confusing quality with quantity.

We made a list of 7 tips that will help you improve the company’s overall efficiency, if that’s the case, or just help you out in some aspects. Here are the best ways to increase the performance in every company, while improving its quality.

1.Promote open communication

If the company you’re in has adopted an “open door policy”, you... (more)

Tags: business, marketing, work, tech, company, team

Why You Should Participate in an Immersion Travel Program

By Hicks Crawford, published on Sep 30, 2015

More opportunities for international travel than ever before are available to ordinary people, especially students. The typical family vacation involving sightseeing and souvenir shopping is still by far the most popular type of tourism. However, travelers are increasingly opting for more involved forms of travel. New hostels are opening up all the time, while traditional all-inclusive hotel resorts are falling out of favor. All of this has led to the emergence of immersion travel programs.

Visitors to foreign lands seek an authentic experience. To satisfy that need, immersion... (more)

Tags: travel, country, foreign, trip, newcomers

Is Refinancing Ever Not a Good Idea?

By Hicks Crawford, published on Sep 24, 2015

Do you know if it’s a good idea to refinance your mortgage?

Most people assume that the answer is a straightforward one. If mortgage refinancing results in a lower interest rate or more amenable loan term, rank-and-file homeowners might assume that it makes sense in all situations.

However, there are certain times when mortgage refinancing might not actually be a good idea. As a homeowner, it’s important to distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate refinancing opportunities — while always keeping in mind that you should make your final refinancing decision based on your... (more)

Tags: real estate, economy, refinance, morgage

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