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No-Till Farming: Is It the Key to Reversing Climate Change?

When one thinks of farming, most Americans imagine a plow pulled by a tractor. This process, called tillage, prepares the soil for planting. While tilling has been around for a long time, people are only recently becoming aware of its detrimental environmental side effects, one of which is global warming. So, what’s the alternative to tilling? Retired agricultural engineer Randall Reeder advocates no-till...

The Customer is the Clue: A Quick Guide to More SaaS Renewals

SaaS (Software as a Service) teams are victims of a common lie: the same value that got them their customers automatically leads to a renewal. Focusing on customer retention is always commendable; still, this need not be your only focus. Meta SaaS, a management software provider, believes keeping a watchful eye on your contract matters, too. For this reason, monitoring audience’s behavior matters. Teams should...

Advantages of E-Commerce

Over the past decade, the Internet has greatly changed the landscape of buying and selling through e-commerce. E-commerce enabled businesses to expand their market online. E-commerce even paved the way for the possibility of electronic fund transfers, online transactions, Internet marketing and much more. Businesses are selling their products online and are sourcing Magento developers in Australia to create...

Proven Tips to Boost Home Security

Home security is every homeowner’s top priority, especially if you live in a high crime area. While there are several expensive methods to boost home security, you will find that there are also some low-cost techniques to deter wrongdoers from invading your home. Here is how: Install an Electronic Garage Door Unit An electronic garage door is not enough. Ideally, it should be one with a tough to crack code...

‘Half a DBA’: An Odd But Cost-Effective Alternative to Full-Time DBAs

With the increasing data complexity and volumes, it may seem irrational to think you don’t need a full-time, in-house DBA. The reality is you really don’t need one. In-house DBAs often spend their time on mundane tasks, such as resolving simple issues and doing backups. This leaves little to no time for operations analysis. In addition, there is either not enough work or not enough budget to maintain a...

Message on a Bottle: EPA Tests New Campaign that Uses Canisters, GPS

The uses for Global Positioning Systems (GPS) have gone beyond navigation. Today, people are finding new ways to streamline their work by integrating GPS systems into their processes. Some companies, for instance, are starting to use GPS to track their mobile employees’ productivity. In other parts of the world, meanwhile, organizations are leveraging the technology to make the world a better place to live...

New Hire: Beefing Up Recruitment with Cloud-based Project Management Solutions

Recruitment can be a pain in the neck. It’s not easy to manage hundreds (or even thousands) of job applicants, go over their resumes and credentials, and sort them according to their capabilities. With the latest IT solutions today, however, recruitment has improved and become more organized. How Does Cloud-based Project Management Work? Cloud-based project management like Springboard systems helps simplify...

Enjoy a Wonderful Life as You Grow Older

It is quite difficult for someone to grow old. This is why the government has established a system that will make it easier for the elderly to find help and comfort as they start ageing. When you are already old, it would mean that you have already accomplished so many things in life. You have had your shares of triumphs and successes, and some heartaches here and there. While many people regard greying hair...

3 Things You Must Do After You Have Set Up Your Website

Setting up your business’ website is just the first step. You still need to ensure that your business will reach the market you desire and achieve its purpose. In this world dominated by technology, businesses would normally have their websites. Those businesses that don’t have a web presence are often regarded as untrustworthy. So, assuming you have already set up a great-looking website, do you stop there?...

Construction Estimator Software: Choosing the Best for Your Business

Construction cost estimation software, also called bidding software, helps business owners calculate the cost of labor and material. The program can also help in creating detailed proposals from estimates. Some of the features offered by its package are:Cost Database, which includes accurate figures on materials and costs to aid in preparing estimates Labor and Materials, which helps calculate labor and...