Debt and Mental Health

The statistics below from a Royal College of Psychiatrists report show that debt is not only a financial problem it is also a major health issue:

What is the relationship between debt and mental health problems?

  • One in four

What Will You Lose in a Bankruptcy?

Well the good news is that you would not lose everything contrary to the message conveyed by some unscrupulous companies out there. In some cases it may indeed be preferable for an individual to file for bankruptcy rather than negotiate …


How To Take Charge of Your Home Office: 5 Ideas That Really Work

By Tracy McEvoy
Is your home office working effectively for you or are you finding it a real struggle to keep focused and organized?  If you are struggling, you are not alone.  In fact, many home-based entrepreneurs have told me …


What to look for when buying a new home

Taking the plunge into homeownership is a big deal, but it’s crucial to mind all the details. Despite your excitement, you don’t want to fall in love with a home and end up under contract with a seller who won’t …


The Cost of Clutter

Clutter takes up space, that’s obvious. But have you ever considered the cost of clutter? 55% of Americans park at least one car outside because their ‘stuff’ is filling up their garage. In Vancouver, with the price of real estate …


‘Hyperlocal’ Sites Deliver News without Newspapers

Hyperlocal News Blogger Vancouver

What is hyperlocal anyway? 

Generally, hyper-local refers to the movement away from mass media towards niche, local markets.

Hyperlocal publishing, location based services, news, daily deals, and local advertising.   ‘The Secret’ we think it’s something that happens in your …


Your Mission Statement

Have you noticed how businesses have a mission statement and make sure their employees know it? The business wants all the employees to contribute to their mission. They know if the business operates in alignment with its’ mission it has …


5 Ways That Small Business Can Rent Office Space Downtown Without Breaking the Bank

Most business owners would agree that one of their largest expenses is office rent. It is not uncommon for net office rental rates in quality office towers in downtown Vancouver to exceed $35 per square foot. In addition to net …


Are your Facebook Pages running your Facebook Stores?

Ecommerce Facebook integration is becoming increasingly important in this social 2.0 world we live in, businesses can’t fall behind. Recently some big name retailers have been seamlessly merging online shopping with their Facebook fan pages by creating e-commerce apps specifically


Feeling good.

Now that you have created the character of your customer, you can identify them, you can even spot them in a crowd.

That’s great, you can see them, the problem is do they see you? What can you do to …