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LEED GA Practice Exams: The 4 Best Options Available

LEED GA Practice Exam

Taking an LEED GA practice exam is a great way to prepare for the test. The LEED® Green Associate™ Exam is two hours long and contains 100 multiple choice questions. Passing the test can advance your career and boost your credibility. Therefore, it is important to practice as much as possible and to be prepared to pass […]

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Carbon Fees 101: What Are They and Why Do They Work?

Carbon Fees

When was the last time you were forced to pay a fee?  Paying fees discourages behaviors and actions. After all, no one likes to be pay extra money! That is the EXACT thought process behind carbon fees.What are Carbon Fees? Carbon fees are expenses charged based on how much carbon dioxide an organization produces.   In other words, the […]

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Vampire Energy: What It Is and 3 Ways to Reduce It

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Vampire Energy DefinitionEnergy that electronic devices pull from the grid when they are plugged in unnecessarily (either because they are turned off or aren’t in use). Vampire energy increases your electricity bill and puts unnecessary stress on the environment.Payless PowerHow does Vampire Energy Impact Me?​Vampire energy hurts the environment by creating additional pollution and putting […]

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13 of the Best Eco-Friendly Tote Bags You Can Get on Amazon

Eco-Friendly Tote Bags

At Sustainable Business Toolkit we love items that are easy to use and help save the environment; these eco-friendly tote bags do the trick! Having a tote bag can be a fantastic way to use less plastic. Opting for reusable bags instead of plastic bags reduces pollution, protects wildlife and saves the environment. Below are some […]

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How Can a Small Business Save Money

How To Make Your Money Work For You

It’s just as important in many ways to save money as it is to make it. After all, each dollar you can keep from leaving your business is a dollar less you have to earn – or you can still earn it and improve the bottom line further. There are various way to save money; […]

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Strategies To Improve Your Business Relationships For Better Success

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Relationships form the foundation of any business. Internal relationships between management and employees determine your productivity and efficiency, with a direct impact on your revenue and costs. External relationships with vendors and contractors also affect your productivity. Relationships with clients dictate your marketing and sales success, directly affecting your bottom line. The vital importance of […]

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CFD Trading Tools: Fundamental Analysis Tools Designed to Help You Determine What to Trade On

Finance Industry Trends 2019

Contract for Difference (CFD) trading is a highly-popular financial instrument that is used to trade on assets like foreign currency (FOREX), commodities, and indices that are listed on the global financial markets. However, at the outset of this article two things must be noted: CFD trading is a high-risk activity and traders should not invest […]

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How To Carry Out Effective Performance Management Strategy

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Did you know that only about 55% of employees feel as if their performance management reviews are effective? Your job as a business owner is to find ways to make your employees more productive while keeping them motivated. Some business owners think that being hard on their employees is the best way to get the […]

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Building Credit After Beating Debt – How To Do It Right (With Pro Tips)

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Personal debt can be one of the heaviest weights we experience in our lives. It’s also one of the most common. Around 80 per cent of Americans are in debt, and for many, it’s dangerous personal debt like credit cards and medical debt. With such high interest rates and various balances to maintain, it’s easy […]

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How To Efficiently And Sustainably Scale Your Business

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Starting a business is a dream come true for business owners. But when it comes time to start scaling a business, owners can run into many stressful situations. In fact, a survey conducted by Genome on over 3,200 startups indicated that 74 percent fail due to premature scaling. Fortunately, among the vast array of items […]

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