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Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Social media can be an exciting territory for contractors looking to promote their businesses in a relatively inexpensive, but impactful, way. But it can be equally overwhelming with the abundance of social platforms available, as well as the nuances involved for marketing on each one.

If you’re new to marketing your business socially, Facebook is a great place to start. It’s an easy-to-use platform that provides several features for connecting with potential customers locally and nationally. Or, if your business is already active on the platform but not seeing much return, there are simple ways to begin improving your activity today.

Read on to learn simpl

Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Engage With Potential Customers on the Social Media Platform They Use Most

Social media can be an exciting territory for contractors looking to promote their businesses in a relatively inexpensive, but impactful, way. But it can be equally overwhelming with the abundance of social platforms available, as well as the nuances involved for marketing on each one.

If you’re new to marketing your business socially, Facebook is a great place to start. It’s an easy-to-use platform that provides several features for connecting with potential customers locally and nationally. Or, if your business is already active on the platform but not seeing much return, there are simple ways to begin improving your activity today.

Read on to learn simpl

Innovative Roofing Insulation Appeals to Owners, Architects

Innovative Roofing Insulation Appeals to Owners, Architects

Innovative Roofing Insulation Appeals to Owners, Architects

Key Priorities for Fire Station Project Includes Visual Appeal, Resistance to Algae and Wind

Key Priorities for Fire Station Project Includes Visual Appeal, Resistance to Algae and Wind

Key Priorities for Fire Station Project Includes Visual Appeal, Resistance to Algae and Wind

Overcome Procrastination in Three Easy Steps

Overcome Procrastination in Three Easy Steps

Overcome Procrastination in Three Easy Steps

You are a dedicated business owner. I know this because you are taking time to increase your professional development by reading this magazine and this article.

Because you are a business owner who is dedicated to success, it would make sense that you don’t procrastinate—right? You can quickly and easily accomplish all the important tasks and projects that help move your business forward. Your taxes are completed ahead of time. You are never up late at night looking for data to complete an estimate. You never have to redo tasks because you made errors as you were trying to finish by the deadline.

Before you stop reading in frustration, know that according to Tim Pychyl, author of Solving the Procrastination Puzzle,

ASTM International Launches New Online Learning Management System

ASTM International Launches New Online Learning Management System

ASTM International Launches New Online Learning Management System

ASTM International announced that it is launching a new learning management system (LMS) designed to enhance user experience and functionality. Existing customers will begin seeing a seamless transition to the new platform. The migration will be completed by Aug. 31.
 
According to ASTM International, since 2012, the number of online users has grown from 500 to over 4,000. Usage increased by over 174 percent last year alone, prompting the need for a more robust platform.
 
The new LMS features an expanded search tool, 24/7 access to ASTM Internation

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo Roofinox America recently joined with ATAS International to educate more than 125 contractors, architects, engineers, distributors and building owners about the latest advances in building materials at the ATAS Product & Education Expo. Held at the ATAS headquarters in Allentown, Pa., the event included theRead more about Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo[…]

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo

Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo Roofinox America recently joined with ATAS International to educate more than 125 contractors, architects, engineers, distributors and building owners about the latest advances in building materials at the ATAS Product & Education Expo. Held at the ATAS headquarters in Allentown, Pa., the event included theRead more about Roofinox Displays Stainless Steel Roofing Products at ATAS Product Expo[…]

The Beer That Saved My Life

The Beer That Saved My Life

The Beer That Saved My Life

Did I ever tell you about the beer that saved my life?

One day, the freezer motor in my refrigerator started to make a horrendous shrieking sound. I opened the freezer door, grabbed a pound of frozen ground round, and threw it at the back wall of the freezer. The noise stopped. Problem solved.

Unfortunately, the shrieking episodes continued and became more and more frequent. When I began dating Patti, the lovely woman who later became my wife, she was not impressed. “What are you going to do about that?” she said, hooking a thumb at my musical freezer. “What do you mean?” I replied. “I’m just never going to thaw that ground round.”

I knew that wasn’t a good long-term answer, but a new refrigerator was just not in my budget. However, Patti di