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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. moved from a 7,000-square-foot building in Queensbury to a refurbished, 33,000-square-foot space on Pruyn’s Island in October. It’s a move that will be quickly followed by further expansion, according to Adam Gray, the company’s founder and president. Moves into New Facility. PRLog - Jan. 20, 2015 - GLENS FALLS, N.Y. -- Glens Falls, NY - January 20, 2015 - has grown to be one of the top label manufacturers in the United States in recent years. Moves into New Facility

The company has seen 35% growth on average each year since 2006. With the need for more space to better service current and future customers made the move to a new facility in October of 2014. The facility went from a 7 thousand square foot building on Bay Road in Queensbury, NY to a 33 thousand square foot building located on Pruyns Island Drive in neighboring Glens Falls, NY. 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. Bumper stickers and window stickers are both very effective at getting people’s attention, and they are very cost effective for any budget. Sticker Styles. The Keys to Stellar Customer Service. All of us have experienced both sides of the spectrum when it comes to customer service, from stellar to very poor.

The Keys to Stellar Customer Service

There are many successful brands out there that know the value of customer service and spend millions of dollars training the right people, and these are the brands that really shine. Customer service has changed drastically over the years, and so has the reach of jaded consumers. In 2015, the first place that angry customers will go after a bad customer service experience is to the internet to complain. This poses a much larger risk in this day and age because now their negative comments will be seen by a much larger audience.

The internet has become a mega phone for angry consumers. 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. Would you love to tap into the power of a social media site that can send you more referral traffic than Twitter?

The 10 Commandments of Using Pinterest for Business

Bring you more leads than LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube combined? Convert more fans into paying customers who will easily share your content with their friends? 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. 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. This guide serves as a step-by-step how-to resource for required preparations, forms, and other regulations as well as advice for making the hiring process both smart and efficient so employers can focus on hiring the best possible candidate. Forms, Taxes, Regulations, and Insurance. 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. A business plan outlines what a business intends to do and how the business owner or partners plan to go about putting the intentions into practice.

Building Your Business on Paper: Resources for Business Planning

The plan performs a number of different functions. It may be used to attract investors to the business or to bring in critical employees or to grow the business itself. Business plans should include the mission or goals of the business, how the business will fulfill its mission, and the structure of the business, including roles and responsibilities of employees. It should also outline any obstacles or problems the business may face and provide explanation of how the business will handle those issues.

Financial data such as the amount of capital needed to get the business off the ground should also be included in the plan. Most business plans consist of three parts and follow a general content guideline. 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). Not a small sum of money. And whether your workplace is mostly office work, kitchen work, or factory work, fire safety is something every business must face head on.

That’s why we put together this complete fire safety resource for businesses. OSHA Fire safety standards – 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 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. As a result, a piece of legislation called the Cybersecurity Act of 2012 (CSA) has been drafted and is going through its political rounds in Congress to address those concerns. Though it has much more widespread support than earlier attempts at cybersecurity enforcement, like CISPA, with such legislation, there is still -what has become- a predictable abundance of misinformation and sensationalism regarding the scope of the bill and the authority it gives the federal government. More specifically, harsh criticism that the bill is inherently “anti-business” and a threat to free-enterprise.

After reading the 205 page updated version of the Cybersecurity Act of 2012, I wanted to dispel some of the myths and misconceptions surrounding this bill, which consequently seems to be getting ever closer to becoming law. 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. How to stand out: Business advice for job seekers.

As a business owner, manager, and employer, I have a unique perspective on the job market. In harder times, folks in my position definitely take notice. High unemployment means less job openings and more people going after them, which means stacks of resumes for every job opening I put out there. And so it also means, in times like now, it's more important to stand out from the competition than ever before.

So here's some of the best ways for you to get my (and other potential employers') attention: Gain valuable experience College is important. 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. 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 which represented an estimated 4% of all internet traffic. Kim Dotcom, the Hong Kong based company's founder and 6 others were also arrested yesterday and listed in an indictment by a U.S. Federal Grand Jury. Conspiracy to commit copyright infringement, racketeering, and money laundering are among the charges.