Online Retail

Business Opportunity Follow-up

It’s not the girl or guy who’s number you got last night, it’s someone who wants to hear from you now. No delays, no games, close the deal! Having created and run multiple businesses in both the services industry as well as hard goods, I’ve come across a fair amount of opportunities and inquires. While […]

Business Fraud Prevention Series – Part 3

In our situation, a group of scammers has attempted to impersonate my company and one of my people in particular. By using his name and the name of our company under a similar internet domain, some hosted toll free numbers and free email (gmail) they began their scam.

Business Fraud Prevention Series – Part 2

Protect yourself from Scammers – Part 2 – Credit Card Fraud Following along in the fraud prevention series is Part 2 – Credit Card Fraud. If you have been involved in online retail and/or international telesales, this topic is not likely a new one. Nonetheless and especially for those looking to get involved in online […]

Business Fraud Prevention Series – Part 1

Protect yourself from Scammers – Part 1 – Check Fraud This post contains a few examples written from personal experience where I / we were either a victim or very nearly taken advantage of. There are ways to protect yourself but not all are obvious and, without taking the appropriate measures, you may well find […]

Smart PowerStrips: A no-brainer for business

Being Green isn’t that hard and has to start somewhere. Swap out your power strips with Smart Power.