Private Trust Companies

A Private Trust Company is essentially a company formed for the specific purpose of acting as trustee of a single trust, or a group of related trusts. It is not uncommon for settlors to wish to retain some degree of control over the assets they place in trust and this is sometimes accomplished by reserving specific powers under the terms […]

5 simple steps to have an excellent business idea

Different ideas and business opportunities are discussed daily on the Internet. Most aspiring entrepreneurs search for viable business ideas online. But how do you come up with a feasible, practical and sustainable business idea? I have had my own business for several years and have tried many different businesses, some of them worked and some of them didn’t. I recently […]

The Culture Equation – Taking the Mystery Out of Organizational Culture

Innovative studies such as the books of Jim Collins, built to last Y Good to excellent and John Kotter’s book, Corporate Culture and Performance have shown that while an organization’s culture powerfully shapes its operating style and can positively (or negatively) affect the performance of work groups and entire organizations culture it has remained too complex and somewhat of a […]

The truth and lies about the Zrii scam

Zrii’s nutrition drink is one of the hottest superfoods on the market today. And why not, it is owned by Mr. Bill Farley, endorsed by the Chopra Center for Wellness and contains nature’s greatest cell rejuvenator, the Amalaki fruit. But right now, this nutritional drink is facing a lot of controversy. Some accuse that it is just a juice made […]

16 Simple Ways To Grow Your Email List For Email Marketing

What is email marketing? Email marketing has become an essential tool for any online business. Email marketing is a form of direct marketing that uses email to promote commercial or fundraising messages to an audience. However, the term is used to refer to; • Sending emails for the purpose of establishing a merchant’s relationship with their current or former customers […]

Choosing an ERP system for logistics and freight forwarding companies

The complex nature of the shipping and logistics industry combined with the fierce competition that exists in this sector presents unique challenges for small and medium-sized operators. This makes it imperative for freight forwarders, non-vessel common carriers (NVOCCs), customs brokers, international freight forwarders, shipping agents and freight forwarders to streamline their multiple business operations to remain competitive. Implementing the right […]

How to Tell a Fake Carousel Horse and Antiquities Laws

New Movement in the Antiques Industry About time… Antique Show Manager Dordy Fontinel of the Fall Hunt County Antique Fair (Virginia) rebels against the influx of reproductions at Antique Shows. All of his shows will now be just antiques…and he has asked his dealers to back up what they sell by issuing a receipt (with his name, address, and phone), […]

Introduction to commercial loans

Business loans refer to the transfer of funds from a lender, usually a financial institution, to a borrower. In this case, the borrowers are companies and the financial institutions are banks. The bankers decide the interest to be paid and the repayment schedule, and the borrower agrees to those terms. Lenders can offer secured or unsecured loans. Secured loans require […]

Are Carbon Credits Taxable?

Carbon Credits Taxable There have been some debates as to whether carbon credits are taxable or not. This has been a hot topic among the business community for a number of years. A number of countries, both industrialized and developing, have considered imposing some sort of tax on the sale or exchange of such commodities. The United States has been […]