Just in case you've missed the World Wide Web boat, MySpace is the latest craze among the Internet generation, enabling them to keep in contact with both new and old friends, high school and college classmates, as well as friends of friends, their favorite band, and the friends of their favorite band. This entire connection can be done without stepping foot outside of a front door or picking up a telephone. It's become an addiction- a way of life for so many that it's a wonder how previous generations ever got along without it.When an interested party signs up for a free MySpace account, they basically are entitled to create their own, personalized page on the site (called a profile), view the profiles of other members and "add" them to their "friends list". Once someone has accepted you as a friend, you can post a "comment" on the appropriate spot on his or her profile page. "Bulletins" may be posted by one member and will be seen by all friends. Pictures and videos can be added to … [Read more...] about MySpace – A Way of Life
A way of life
Most people who own their own homes have a mortgage loan that they are currently paying off. It is a way of life, as few people have the resources to pay cash for their first home and this loan is a great help to get them started in the property market.You might wonder how you would go about qualifying for this loan. The main thing is to be able to prove to a lender that you are a responsible person when it came to handling your financial affairs. You need to be able to prove that you have paid off some small loan successfully, so that you will have a good credit history. You will also be wise to save up an amount of money for a down payment on your home. it is not policy for most banks and money lenders to give you a loan for the full purchase price of your home. by having a down payment you will show them that you are responsible and they will have more trust in you.You will have to answer quite a lot of questions and you will wonder if they are all entirely necessary. Each … [Read more...] about Owning a Mortgage – is this a Way of Life?
Defining Customer ServiceCustomer service is understanding and exceeding the needs of the customer.A customer, or client, is someone who purchases a commodity or service.Service is the work performed by one for a fee that serves or benefits others.Loyalty is being faithful and unswerving in allegiance.Value is the usefulness, importance, or general worth of something.Have you ever entered a restaurant, a bank, a department store or any other business where people were wearing name tags and where banners on the wall proclaimed the customer to be #1 - and then you waited in line for fifteen or twenty minutes to be served? Then when it was finally your turn, the person behind the counter looked at you and said, "Yeah, what do you want?" If so, then you know what it's like to be exposed to a promotional campaign that pays more attention to lip service than to customer service.There is nothing wrong with a promotional campaign - if the people wearing the buttons live up to the values they … [Read more...] about Customer Service is a Way of Life – Not a Promotional Campaign
Let's begin our discussion by defining the meaning of each word separately followed by an explanation of how the individual word is applicable to the whole term. Once you have a complete understanding of their individual meaning, you will be better equipped to comprehend the term as a whole. Many people have many different ideas and beliefs about the entrepreneurial spirit and while this is simply my interpretation of the same, I fully believe it is one of the most concise and accurate.Webster's dictionary defines an entrepreneur as; "one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise." We get the word entrepreneur from the French word entreprendre, meaning to undertake. The word spirit comes to us from the Latin word spiritus, which literally means breath. One of Webster's many definitions of the word spirit is listed as; "a person having a character or disposition of specified nature." I can't begin to tell you how powerful this description of the word … [Read more...] about The Entrepreneurial Spirt – A Way of Life
Wheelchairs are more than a way for the disabled to get around, it is a way of life. Those who are confined to wheelchairs need their wheelchair to be accessible, comfortable, and extremely easy to use. People need wheelchairs for a variety of reasons: accidents, war injuries, debilitating illness, aging, and many others. By using a wheelchair, working and maintaining an active lifestyle and independence is made easier.There are several different options today for wheelchair bound people. The standard wheel chair, one which is manually operated, is most normally used by those who suffer temporary injuries requiring little use of their legs or spine for a short period of time.Today they have electric wheelchairs which give those who are permanently confined to a wheelchair more independence and ability to move freely about. Using an electric wheelchair gives you less dependence on others and more confidence. There are also people in wheelchairs that still play sports and other … [Read more...] about Electric Wheelchairs – A Way of Life