Hot Tub Market Grows With Wooden Hot Tubs A New Trend

Posted on August 30, 2017Categories Featured News   Leave a comment on Hot Tub Market Grows With Wooden Hot Tubs A New Trend

Owning a hot tub is often considered one of the signs of luxury and wealth, a way to signify that you’ve made it, much like owning a new sports car or a large house. In spring of 2014, the total number of households with hot tubs, pools, and spas had reached nearly 21 million. But the market didn’t stop there, especially as the economy recovered from The Great Recession of 2008. According to a new market research report, the hot … Continue reading “Hot Tub Market Grows With Wooden Hot Tubs A New Trend”

4 Effective Ways To Keep Employees Motivated This Fall

Posted on August 28, 2017, Updated August 6, 2020Categories Featured   Leave a comment on 4 Effective Ways To Keep Employees Motivated This Fall

It’s no secret that keeping employees motivated can be difficult, regardless of their job title, seniority, or compensation. In the midst of everyday operations, it’s important to take small steps to keep morale high and encourage employees to keep doing their best. Here are just a few strategies to help keep your employees motivated this fall. Encourage And Implement Employee Feedback One often overlooked way for employers to boost morale and performance is to solicit as much feedback as possible. … Continue reading “4 Effective Ways To Keep Employees Motivated This Fall”

Companies Rely On Technology To Find Candidates, But It’s Not Always Good News

Posted on August 25, 2017Categories Featured   Leave a comment on Companies Rely On Technology To Find Candidates, But It’s Not Always Good News

As a society, we rely on technology for everything from paying the bills to staying up-to-date with current events. And while technological platforms have undoubtedly made many daunting tasks much more convenient, some experts say we may be depending on them too much — especially where job-hunting is concerned. It’s never been easier to submit a resume to an employer, but now that the application process and digital recruitment is the standard, many are wondering whether this could actually end … Continue reading “Companies Rely On Technology To Find Candidates, But It’s Not Always Good News”

The World Is More Sleep Deprived Than Ever and Our Economies Are Suffering

Posted on August 24, 2017, Updated August 24, 2017Categories Featured News   Leave a comment on The World Is More Sleep Deprived Than Ever and Our Economies Are Suffering

We live in a pretty sleepy world. Not only are Americans struggling to get to sleep every night, but people all across the world are sleepier than ever. As reported on CNN, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that a third of all Americans get less than seven hours of sleep every night. The recommended amount is between seven to nine hours, and anything less can lead to chronic sleep deprivation. Plus, millions more of us are … Continue reading “The World Is More Sleep Deprived Than Ever and Our Economies Are Suffering”

Amazon Takes On Ulta Beauty For Lead In Beauty Industry

Posted on August 8, 2017, Updated December 23, 2020Categories Featured News   Leave a comment on Amazon Takes On Ulta Beauty For Lead In Beauty Industry

Amazon has taken a bold step in the direction of the beauty industry, a market with a net worth of $400 billion. The e-commerce giant recently saw a 43% increase in cosmetics sales across five western markets, a fact that didn’t escape the notice of the actual cosmetics industry. This trend officially makes Amazon one of Ulta Beauty Inc’s largest competitors for the head of the industry. Ulta’s stock has dipped approximately 5% since Amazon began offering cosmetic discounts as … Continue reading “Amazon Takes On Ulta Beauty For Lead In Beauty Industry”

New Report Shows Shocking Disparity Between Teacher Salaries Worldwide

Posted on August 7, 2017, Updated December 30, 2020Categories Featured News   Leave a comment on New Report Shows Shocking Disparity Between Teacher Salaries Worldwide

A new global report has been released comparing high school teacher salaries around the world, and some countries are putting the United States to shame. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released data on the average wage for a public school teacher. These numbers are important clues to the economic sustainability of a country, as half the public school workforce is made up of teachers, with the other half being guidance counselors, nurses, and other trained professionals such as … Continue reading “New Report Shows Shocking Disparity Between Teacher Salaries Worldwide”

Amazon Enters Appliance Market With Deal With Sears

Posted on August 2, 2017Categories Business, Featured News   Leave a comment on Amazon Enters Appliance Market With Deal With Sears

Some home improvement trends never change, like the fact that 90% of homeowners prefer hardwood or tile floors in their kitchen. However, the home improvement industry itself is undergoing some major changes this year. Case in point: online retail giant Amazon is officially entering the home improvement world. This July shares of Home Depot and Lowe’s were hit hard after Amazon announced a new deal with Sears Holdings. The total market loss for Home Depot, Lowe’s, Whirlpool, and Best Buy … Continue reading “Amazon Enters Appliance Market With Deal With Sears”