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Your Small Business Needs a Website – Use JobDeals!

Whether you’re a plumber, a painter, a pet-sitter or a party planner, you need a website to advertise your services on. According to a recent study, 71% of small business owners agree with this, but still don’t find time to … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Hiring Painters

1. Plan In Advance Not all painters have a strong sense of interior design, and even if the one you pick does, he or she may not be interested in giving a first-time client a bunch of free consult time. … Continue reading

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JobDeals How-To: Review a Service Provider

So, you hired your first service provider on JobDeals. Since our providers are all trusted and verified, they probably did a great job! But either way, you should let other JobDeals users know how it went. We make that easy—just … Continue reading

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Should You Hire a Helper for Your Small Business?

The Canadian government has just set up its budget for 2011, and there’s some big news that can help small business owners: there’s a new employment insurance hiring tax credit that will allow small businesses to hire on one new … Continue reading

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Who You Gonna Call? The Handyman!

Some people never call a handyman in their lives. When they have a leaky faucet or a broken window, they call a plumber or a window installer. And if you have the money for these specialists, that can work out … Continue reading

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Is Personal Training Right for You?

The phrase “personal training” can be scary to some: having someone on your back while you work out may seem intimidating, or it may just sound expensive! And it is true that personal training isn’t for everyone. But is it … Continue reading

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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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