Making the Most of Customer Service

One of everyone’s most frustrating experiences is dealing with poorly trained, less-than-motivated, and often distant-sounding customer service representatives. Sometimes I hesitate to make a purchase at the thought that I might have to return the item and be forced to navigate the muddy waters of the customer-service return process. The following experience illustrates the benefit of taking a step back and looking at the situation from a mediator’s perspective. I had changed apartments and asked my local phone carrier to transfer the number. Soon after I moved I got an offer from a long-distance carrier to switch, and I accepted it. I then ordered new business cards with my new address and phone number, and left for an overdue vacation. Two weeks later I returned home – tan, but listening to the sound of silence whenever I picked up the receiver. Initial calls (from my cell phone) to the local and long-distance carriers went unreturned. When I fina

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Make your Office More Comfortable with Wicker Furniture

Make your Office More Comfortable with Wicker Furniture

Today’s latest styles in office furniture bring out the best in fashion and design while also offering comfort. With so many people now living and working in smaller spaces, the trend is moving toward lightweight furniture that fits perfectly into your space. Though wicker is often seen in homes, it is now making its debut in offices all over the world. And that’s because it’s a good match for those with discerning taste who desire to make a room feel lighter and more romantic.

Wicker furniture has a lot to offer your office. The furniture itself is sturdy enough for everyday use. The cushions are thick and made to last. The fabrics stay fresh and lovely even after years of usage. If someone spills, the cushions can easily be cleaned with soap and water.

If you’re new to the world of wicker furniture, then you may be confused by the term, “rattan.” This is a similar material that is derived from a type of palm pla

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5 Great Ideas for Growing Your New Business

5 Great Ideas for Growing Your New Business

The article was provided by The Global Spiritualist Association

The Global Spiritualists Association offers a wide range of services aimed at helping your business increase profits and grow. We provide a high caliber of services designed to improve your company’s business strategies and enhance your financial future. Our services are available globally.

With years of experience, our organization gives you the benefit of a great team of professionals with the expertise and resources to provide many types of services. Below are 5 tips for improving your business model.

Business Strategy: Do you need to alter your business model? Our team can assist you in increasing your competitiveness by understanding market drivers and developing a better approach.

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Learn About Raising your Emotional & Spiritual Vibration

Learn About Raising your Emotional & Spiritual Vibration

Article by The Global Spiritualists Association.

Sometimes you meet people that you like instantly and other times there are people that you avoid. What causes the difference in the energy an individual gives off? Scientists have discovered in this past century that all life is made of molecules that are constantly moving. Some objects exist at higher frequencies than others.

These may sound like complicated topics but the bottom line is that we find success and happiness more easily when we vibrate at a higher frequency. In order to increase your personal vibrations, you must learn how to think positive. Block out negative or damaging thoughts. Stay positive. Speak in healthy terms. Love and forgive people. Laughter is a great way to improve your personal frequency.

All around is a universe teeming with life. It’s

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How Business Leaders Can Enhance Their Frequency

How Business Leaders Can Enhance Their Frequency

Article provided by Zhang Xinyue of Create Abundance

The universe is filled with both negative and positive energy and so are humans. We often don’t realize the universal principle that you reap what you sow. If you plant tomatoes, then tomatoes will grow. If you plant an apple tree, then apples will grow. You cannot plant melons and get squash. These are basic principles that have always been true and cannot be changed. Once we understand this, we can begin to use this knowledge to enhance our personal frequency.

Happiness is located at the highest frequency

We each long to be happy and happiness dwells at the highest frequency. So why is it so difficult to obtain? Perhaps you chose the wrong mate. Perhaps you’re in the wrong business. Your children may be acting out and causing you

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What to do if you have received a negative online review

What to do if you have received a negative online review

Article provided by Revdex.com

If you’re a business owner, then you know how critical those online reviews can be. Just one bad review can cause you to lose business. Though there are services now that say they can help you remove negative online reviews, this can be expensive and it may not work.

There are some steps you can take two ensure that you do not get negative online reviews. We go over the most important below:

Have a well-trained customer service department that understands how important it is to treat customers right.

Assign one employee to look into problems that are not resolved on first contact.

Hire an employee to manage all your social media sites. Respond to comments right away. Thank people for leaving a comment and try to help anyone who seems disgruntled.

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Why should you finance your furniture?

Why should you finance your furniture?

Blog provided by Curacao

Moving into your new home can be a stressful yet exciting time. It can also be a time where you have to incur unexpected costs. Furnishing your home can be the last thing on your mind until you move in and realize that your old furniture looks out of place or most of your rooms look empty.

Leading homeware retailers like Curacao, Ikea and Amazon offer a wide range of easy payment plans as Furniture Financing has become one of the most popular methods of furnishing a home.

if you are considering Furniture Financing, here are some key points that can strengthen your decision:

You can enjoy quality, brand new furniture as soon as you move in – You would be able to furnish your home just the way you imagined it, without stressing about staying within a budget. Buying quality pieces also means that your f

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Finding the best financing options for furniture

Finding the best financing options for furniture

Blog provided by Curacao.

If you are a new homeowner or renovating a room, added expenses may mean that buying new furniture and appliances is not within your budget. Not being able to furnish your home, will mean that you will not enjoy that new home experience to isn’t fullest. To help with this transition retailers now offer their customers in-store and online financing options that cover their entire expense.

Often retailers such as Best Buy, Target, and Ikea prefer customers with favorable credit scores. However, if you have a low credit score, don’t be discouraged, experienced retailers like Curacao will provide financing options to customers with less than ideal credit scores.

Other Furniture Financing options include rent-to-own stores. These stores will consider customers with low credit scores. However, so

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The Best EDI Option for Scaling Businesses

The Best EDI Option for Scaling Businesses

Blog provided by Act Data Services, Inc. 1-800-ACT-DATA

Today, EDI (electronic data interchange) is a requirement for achieving maximum efficiency in the business world. Being able to electronically send and receive transaction information can greatly streamline the process of communication between trading partners. However, your EDI methods may vary based on the size of your business. For scaling businesses experiencing growth, an EDI Service Bureau may be the answer to their needs.

The greatest benefit a scaling business can gain from outsourcing their EDI to a service bureau is that most EDI service bureaus only require you to pay for what you use. Instead of a fixed fee, you can pay based on the number of documents you pass onto your EDI provider. This ensures that you’ll never be overspending when it comes to EDI.

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Business Leaders that Meditate

Business Leaders that Meditate

Article provided by Zhang Xinyue.

Here is a list of some well-known CEOs who use meditation to help them become better leaders and achieve even higher levels of success:

Jeff Weiner

Weiner, known for being the former CEO of Yahoo and the current CEO of LinkedIn. He likes to block out time every day to practice meditation. Weiner notes that meditation helped him take time to think and practice empathy and compassion, which has had a huge positive impact on his productivity.

Joe Rogan

Despite his tough sports persona as a UFC host and the host of the Joe Rogan Show podcast, Joe Rogan is a very vocal meditation advocate. His platform has allowed him to influence and encourage thousands of people to try meditation. Rogan stated that

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