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Small Business Financing: (Which Option Is Really Best For You?) Equity, Debt, or Convertible Debt? (UpCounsel)
When considering small business financing, it’s important to understand all your available options. Otherwise, investors can easily take advantage of you and offer unfair terms. So before raising any money, learn if equity, debt or convertible debt financing makes the most sense for you to grow your business.read more
Electronic shopping was introduced back in 1979 when English inventor Michael Aldrich connected a modified TV to a transaction-processing computer via telephone line and opened the information systems for secure data transmission. This technology became the foundation on which the eCommerce as we know it was built. Today, eCommerce is used on a daily basis and living without it seems just complicated and inconvenient. The new technologies and innovations are continuously changing and exponentially improving the user experience and safety which, on the other hand, results in staggering eCommerce growth.read more
The Gala Banquet on August 8th draws closer and tickets are going quickly. With only 50 tickets remaining, your opportunity to participate in a once-in-a-lifetime historic event is almost over. The banquet will be held in #14 Hangar at 19 Wing Comox, the home of 442...read more
World Cup Pool Fundraiser for the Comox Valley Foodbank Our great friends at Sure Courtenay Copy Centre are hosting their third World Cup Soccer Pool as a fundraiser for the Comox Valley Foodbank and Pod Creative is proud to be a sponsor. In order to participate, you...read more
The key to running a successful agency is to not let it run you. Your job — in addition to providing great value for your clients — is to make sure that operations, billing, HR, etc., are working like a well-oiled machine.
We’ve put together a list of tools and technology to help you focus on the things that make your agency successful and stay focused on your customers.read more
We all know how marketing can enhance sales. However, enhancing marketing requires real skills and creativity. Or does it? Can machines do a better job at promoting, advertising, and ultimately selling products than a creative human being? A complete switch to AI seems futuristic, but some major brands have already implemented the tactic of using chatbots, voice assistants, and other smart systems for marketing enhancement purposes. In fact, a vast majority of globally known brands has already benefited from using AI. Let’s see why and how.read more
“People do amazing things,” said Paul Horgen, board chair of the Comox Valley Project Watershed Society. “There’s a lady who lives in Comox who brought in a jar of coins. She says every day she takes a toonie from her purse and sticks it in a jar, and at the end of the month she donates it to Kus-kus-sum.”read more
One major consequence of the internet has been the proliferation of choice, in all arenas. Remember when you walked into clothing stores and picked out what was on the shelf? How quaint. Looking for a new kind of toothpaste? Here are 75!
When it comes to material objects, figuring out what you need can usually be done through online reviews. For services, however, the currency is still the personal reference.read more