8 ways your business can be environmentally friendly

Global warming has become a source of concern for individuals and business owners over the years. This is due to increased activity in the private and commercial sectors. As a result, it is important to identify areas where businesses can reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. This article discusses eight ways your business can be environmentally friendly. Reuse and recycling Recycling is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to keep the environment clean. It requires reusing non-perishable materials or items to their full potential. This means businesses can…

When the government contracts your small business with Laquan McCarley » Succeed as your own boss.

LaQuan McCarley is a government contracting specialist who provides consulting services to help small businesses do business with the federal government. Her firm, Verve Consulting Inc., provides business development, compliance, proposal management and certification services to companies seeking to do business with the federal government. With over 20+ years of experience, she understands the challenges small business owners face, and is often referred to as a bridge to help clients navigate business ownership and government contracting hurdles to reach their revenue goals. On today’s show, Laquan McCarley explains what a…

Shopify data shows how far black entrepreneurs have come — and the obstacles they still face

Black business owners say they are prepared for growth despite a lack of capital and mentoring, Shopify data shows. 81% of black entrepreneurs say they need to ignore the noise of racism and discrimination in order to succeed 61% say that getting capital is a big challenge 83% say that despite systemic barriers, now is the time to shine At Shopify, we know that a world with more voices in business is better for both businesses and consumers. Still, business today is not fair to all. Imagine if anyone with…

Off-duty NYPD officers are employed in Manhattan neighborhoods to protect businesses

Manhattan businesses that employ off-duty NYPD officers due to crime Business owners in Manhattan’s garment district have to hire their own police because of drug trafficking and racketeering. new york – Some businesses and property owners on 8th Street between 35th Street and 38th Street in Manhattan say they are victims of what they see as a drug and homelessness problem. Barbara Blair of the nonprofit Garment District Alliance said on some days the group’s sanitation team finds dozens of needles. She and business owners say the problem is that…

Tifton Middle School students won the Future of Business Leadership Summit

TIFTON, GA (WALB) – Students at Eighth Street Middle School in Tifton were in the business of winning, as well as learning more about business at the national Future Business Leaders of America (FBA) conference. Fifty-seven students competed in twenty-four different events. Of these students, twenty-two got first, fifteen second, ten third, five fourth and 6 fifth. The students are under the direction of their teacher, Mrs. Laurel Mullen. She says the skills they learn will help them become better workers, better students, better communicators and better team members. Students…

Scoular announces Food Innovation, the new name for its food ingredients business

Minneapolis, February 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Skolar, a global supply chain company, today announced a new name for its food ingredients business that highlights its ability to deliver innovative ingredients to customers. The new name – Scoular Food Innovation – reflects the company’s knowledge of the food industry and experience in providing on-trend ingredients to meet growing consumer demand. “Scoular has long been a trusted partner providing leading food ingredients,” he said. Brian Hanson, Scoular General Manager of Food Innovation. “The new name highlights the experience our customers get when…

USPS continues to deliver in North Texas winter storm – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The United States Postal Service says mail and package delivery to homes and businesses in North Texas is continuing as normal during the winter storm. The USPS said it monitors weather conditions and plans for the potential impact of extreme conditions on deliveries. “We will continue to monitor this week’s winter storm and take all measures necessary to protect both safety and service,” USPS said in a statement. USPS said mail and package delivery to residences and businesses continues as normal, and that mail carriers will do their best to…

Luxurious online gifting by ‘Bloom of Roses’, now trending among India’s rich

Now serving thousands of customers daily, curating luxurious  gifting and exotic preserved rose arrangements that can incredibly last for up to 5 years  to having Rose Bears that lasts forever, the brand has redefined luxury in the floral industry. Bloom of Roses is a one-stop shop for all your needs of luxurious roses. The brand offers an extensive range for all types of occasions including Birthdays, Engagements, Anniversaries gifting and much more. The high-quality roses  are handpicked from top flower farms in Ecuador to ensure that you get the freshest…

The National Council of Women’s Business Enterprise has named America’s Top Corporations for Women-Owned Businesses for 2023.

The 2023 America’s Top Corporations for WBAs Awards honors corporations that have demonstrated a sustained and growing commitment to creating business opportunities for women-owned businesses in their supply chains. WBENC commends the 2023 honorees for successfully implementing diversity and inclusion programs that support the growth and innovation of women’s business enterprises. “The 2023 WBENC America’s Top Corporations for Women business enterprises recognize that WBEs are critical to driving new revenue streams, identifying innovation and growth opportunities, and contributing to important environmental and social governance (ESG) goals and initiatives,” he said.…

Want to be a better boss? Use the 5 love languages

As an entrepreneur, you depend on the people you hire to grow your business. However, fostering an inclusive culture where everyone feels valued can be difficult. One strategy to create greater connection, trust, and enthusiasm among your employees is to understand and apply “love languages” at work. The idea of ​​romance languages ​​is not new. Thirty years ago, author Gary Chapman described these five languages ​​in “The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Lasting Love.” Although Chapman intended the book to be used by romantic couples, the concept of giving…