Monthly Archives: March 2011

How to Tell if You Need a Carpet Cleaner

Sometimes it can be hard to know if you need a thorough carpet cleaning or if a simple vacuuming will do the trick. 1. Move some long-standing furniture (like a couch) out of the way. Compare the carpet under the … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur Spotlight: Earth Bound Web Solutions

“We are committed to our clients, providing them with a clear understanding of the value of an error free internet presence.” Mike and Tracey Stevens are a dynamic design duo! Together, they launched Earth Bound Web Solutions in the year … Continue reading

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JobDeals How-To: Browse Local Services

It’s hard to come up with how-to topics for JobDeals because the site is so easy to use! But here’s one for the would-be customers: when you request a service you have to know exactly what you’re looking for. But … Continue reading

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10 Ideas for Your Best Spring Cleaning Ever!

Whoever came up with the idea of spring cleaning must have been a sadist: you’re already dealing with the kids’ spring break while you’re stuck at work! Luckily, JobDeals’ service providers are here to help. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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What Do You Want Out Of A Plumber?

The short answer to the question of what you want out of a plumber—or how to choose a plumber –is simply that “it depends on what you want.” You would probably pick a different plumber when your toilet explodes (the … Continue reading

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Youth Self-Employment On the Rise in Canada

The Montreal Gazette is reporting on a study that shows that in addition to the general labour market improving, Canadian young adults are increasingly turning to self-employment rather than the old part-time job standbys (movie theatres and mall food courts). … Continue reading

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Getting the Most out of Maid Service

Who hasn’t stood in the kitchen doing dishes and wished for someone to just appear and handle all of the cleaning chores around the house for them? Good news: it may be easier and more affordable than you think! Go … Continue reading

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Should You Join a Union? (Yes, You Can!)

With the teachers’ union labour dispute still ongoing in Wisconson, U.S., unions are probably the last thing on a self-employed entrepreneur’s mind. After all, why would you need someone to represent you to your bosses? You are your boss! But … Continue reading

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JobDeals How-To: Picking the Best Movers

Moving from one home to another is a stressful time, whether you’re heading down the street or across the country. JobDeals can help you ease one part of the load: which movers to select! Either submit your service request by … Continue reading

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Locking the Job: Tip #3 – Dress for Success

“Dress for success” is an old cliché, but it’s only tired because it’s true. How you look is, for better or worse, the key element to a first impression. While it’s possible to get past a bad first impression, your … Continue reading

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