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The Adventures of Andy Freed and the Out of Office Message on Vimeo. Label company plans hiring and investment after expansion. GLENS FALLS -- Not many businesses can claim to have enjoyed 35 percent growth over the past six years.

Label company plans hiring and investment after expansion

Even fewer expect that growth to continue for at least the next five. Sheetlabels.com moved from a 7,000-square-foot building in Queensbury to a refurbished, 33,000-square-foot space on Pruyn’s Island in October. SheetLabels.com Moves into New Facility. PRLog - Jan. 20, 2015 - GLENS FALLS, N.Y. -- Glens Falls, NY - January 20, 2015 - SheetLabels.com has grown to be one of the top label manufacturers in the United States in recent years.

SheetLabels.com Moves into New Facility

The company has seen 35% growth on average each year since 2006. Blank Labels, Printed Labels, Laser Labels, & Inkjet Labels. Promoting Your Business On the Road with Stickers. When you run a business it is important to always try to come up with new ways to promote the business.

Promoting Your Business On the Road with Stickers

The success of your business hinges on spreading the word about what you do whenever it is possible. This means spreading the word via word of mouth by talking about it, and also making your customers happy so they will also tell others about it. Promotional products are another proven strategy that will get your brand in front of people. One of the best types of promotional products are custom printed stickers. The Keys to Stellar Customer Service. Shawn Rosko Daily Social. The World of Start Ups. The World of Start Ups. The World of Start Ups. In the Office: 1950s vs Now Infographic » Beyond The Office Door. 1950s Offices vs Modern Day Offices. The 10 Commandments of Using Pinterest for Business. There’s no such thing as bad publicity – especially for the NFL.

The failure of the replacement refs has gone viral.

There’s no such thing as bad publicity – especially for the NFL

Not only does the NFL not seem to care, they may actually be benefiting from it… After the botched call at the end of the game on Monday Night Football that gave the Seattle Seahawks a tainted victory over the visiting Green Bay Packers, both players and fans alike took to twitter and Facebook to voice their opinion. Opinions that hold no punches for the likes of Commissioner Goodell and company. And the shots just keep on coming… But it isn’t a single call that’s completely to blame. Small business guide to hiring employees. For small businesses, hiring your first employee isn’t a simple process.

Small business guide to hiring employees

There’s a number of preparations that need to be completed before the recruitment process can even begin. And even then, it’s a complicated (and usually new) process that requires a great deal of thought and care. Who employs America? Scale model by comany size. With the amount of rhetoric about unemployment rates and the role of small businesses in employment nationwide, we wanted to offer a unique perspective on some facts about the make-up of employers by firm size.

Who employs America? Scale model by comany size

We created this graphic to give a scale representation of how many employees companies of a certain size represent in the workforce. Small businesses (those under 500 employees) employ just over 50% of all workers and closer to 60% if you include the 21+ million non-employer firms (self-employed). Building Your Business on Paper: Resources for Business Planning. Developing a comprehensive fire safety plan for businesses. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics fires and explosions accounted for 109 fatalities in the workplace in 2010, the most since 2003.

Developing a comprehensive fire safety plan for businesses

And even though that’s only 4% of workplace fatalities, many of them are avoidable. In the year 2000, fires and burns caused $6.2 Billion in productivity losses or about $9 Billion (adjusted for inflation). The true costs of regulations. In 2010, the Federal Register, a publication of all new U.S. federal rules, proposed rules, presidential documents and notices became the largest ever published at 81,405 pages with more than 30,000 individual documents.

The true costs of regulations

The 2009 edition was of the Code of Federal Regulations, which contains all U.S. Federal regulations, was 163,333 pages covering 226 individual books. The costs of doing business includes compliance with the law; But government regulations and mandates often come with very real and often burdensome costs. Moreover, these costs are generally more burdensome for small businesses as large corporations tend to have more government lobbying power as well as the advantageous economy of scale.

Today, with the economy stalling in its recovery and even threatening further recession, such regulations have been brought to the political table as a means for sparking positive economic activity and to create jobs. Costs and Benefits of regulation According to a 2008 report by the U.S. Should businesses worry about the Cybersecurity Act of 2012? The federal government led by President Barack Obama, is concerned that cybersecurity has become a real threat to our national security.

Should businesses worry about the Cybersecurity Act of 2012?

Should businesses worry about the Cybersecurity Act of 2012? A Peek Inside Online Retailers’ Warehouses. 8 Great Careers for Older Workers. If you are 55 or older and considering a change of career, we won't waste your time suggesting you look into greeting customers at Walmart or taking drive-thru orders at McDonald's.

8 Great Careers for Older Workers

It may be that you don't want to work but have to, due to the current economic climate or other reasons beyond your control. Or maybe you just aren't ready to retire, want to continue working, and perhaps even transition into a brand new field. How to stand out: Business advice for job seekers. 9 Unlikely Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Market. 9 Unlikely Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Market. How much does weather affect your business? For most of the U.S., it's been an unusually warm (and precipitation free) winter. In fact, it's the fourth warmest in recorded history, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. And with an early spring upon us, this has been great news for some businesses, like landscapers, but terrible for others, like ski resorts.

From a business perspective, weather can have a significant impact on the bottom line. 5 Business Lessons from the Goldman Sachs Resignation Op-Ed. 10 Ridiculously Frivolous Lawsuits Against Big Businesses. Mega Conspiracy – the ugly truth about Megaupload. Not 24 hours after the blackouts protesting SOPA and PIPA, the Federal Government shut down the popular website MegaUpload.com which represented an estimated 4% of all internet traffic.