General Facts About Charter Buses – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Using different types of transport other than a personal vehicle is becoming more popular today as people are more aware of the environmental benefits of the process. Therefore it is essential to remember that knowing more about charter buses and how useful they can be is vital for many people. Charter buses are the type of buses which are rented by individuals or organizations to move a group of people to a certain destination. Charter buses usually cater to large groups and are indispensable when there are events taking place…

How Digital Technology Has Changed Photography – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Photography has always been a part of our lives. It has helped people capture precious memories – both the good and the bad. Through the years, photography equipment and techniques have evolved to become its own art form. Technology continues to evolve, constantly changing the landscape in which a professional photographer works his trade. Here is a short background on the topic: What is Digital Technology? It is usually defined as any system using parts that make use of binary or digital logic which is 1 or 0. If your…

Low Cost Franchises For Under $5000 – Top 10 Reasons NOT To Buy Any Franchise Opportunities – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

I see you are interested in low cost franchises under $5000. That’s a good thing because it shows that you are thinking more as an entrepreneur instead of an employee. I take it that you want to be your own boss. Have more time freedom. Want to earn more money, more of what you are worth. You want control of your time. You like the idea of being able to come and go as you please, provide for your family, and give back to the community. NO I’m not reading…

Career Tip: Work to Put Yourself Out of Your Job – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

OK. I admit that the title might be a bit confusing – why the heck would you want to put yourself out of a job? What kind of “career tip” is that? In fact, it is one I believe strongly in, and when I look back over my own career I realize that this was pretty much my strategy throughout my whole working life in the corporate world… let me explain… The way I am naturally wired, I like a lot of change, I like to solve real problems, and…

History of the Camera – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Early cameras of the 16th and 17th century were able to project images onto paper or glass but the study of capturing, processing and printing the images took many more years. Up until the 17th century, scientists believed that light was composed basically of the ‘white’ that is perceived by the human eye. It took the research done by famous physicist Isaac Newton to discover that light is actually composed of a spectrum of colors. While he made a big contribution to the study of optics (that is at the…

Kenaf – The Environmental Entrepreneurship Powerhouse – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Kenaf, Hibiscus cannabinus L.is a warm season annual closely related to cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) and okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.). Kenaf can be used as a domestic supply of cordage fiber in the manufacture of rope, twine, carpet backing and burlap. Research, in the early 1940s, focused on the development of high-yielding anthracnose-resistant varieties, cultural practices and harvesting machinery. During the 1950s, kenaf was identified as a promising fiber source for paper pulp. Kenaf fibers have been processed into high quality newsprint and bond paper. Although kenaf is usually considered…

6 Reasons Why Demand Forecasting Is Important In International and National Businesses – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Demand forecasting is a well researched topic, and the most methods used in today’s businesses are relatively new. Setting out goals on sales promotion in international or national business without having relevant knowledge is like jumping from a mountain without having a parachute in your hands. I often find that the first thing people ask me at a conference is the importance of demand forecasting for their companies. In this article I will point out 10 reasons why you need to consider it for your business. 1) Many businesses nowadays…

About New Era Cool Base Performance Technology – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

New Era is the official cap of Major League Baseball and one of the leading athletic cap manufacturers in the world. Since 1920, New Era has been one of the worlds premier hat companies, producing a superior quality product that has transcended through 90+ years of an ever changing fashion, cultural and athletic environment. New Eras’ ability to produce and market a superior quality baseball cap has earned itself the title, “The Official On-Field Cap of Major League Baseball.” Did you know all of your favorite major league baseball players…

Organizational Techniques – 4 Ways to Elevate Your Efficiency – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

In my March 2009 article, “Efficient, Proficient and Self-Sufficient: 3 Skills to Help You Survive an Employment Crisis,” I shared insight with you on the three characteristics of efficient, proficient and self-sufficient that can help you to survive and thrive in this current employment environment, while making you a more valuable asset to your company. In this article, I want to spend some time looking at the characteristic of efficient as it relates to being either an employee or an entrepreneur. As I mentioned previously, “Efficient employees (or entrepreneurs) are…