How Do Use Your Customer’s Phone Numbers?

Mike owns a company that sell widgets over the telephone to consumers and small businesses. Mike's company acquires phone numbers from public records and other marketing sources. Mike checks the numbers to make sure they are not on the do not call list. Unfortunately, he doesn't check to see if any numbers are cell phones. If Mike's sales people unknowing call cell phones, Mike's company could be fined. How can Mike protect his company? It's Simple. SearchBug.com offers an Identify Phone Type tool which is easy to use. Mike can check the phone numbers using an online self service batch tool to check to see if phone numbers are cell phones. if he needs to check numbers in real time he can use a Searchbug API. This makes Mike very happy since it costs less than a [...]

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How Can You Tell if You’re about to Hire a Turkey?

More of us have experience interviewing for a job opening in the hopes of landing the job, but imagine what it's like to sit on the other side of the table. Imagine you're in charge of your company's well-being. It's up to you to hire the right person for the available job. If the new hire ends up being a "turkey" it will be on your shoulders. The last thing you want for your company is to end up spending hours training a fiasco of sorts. That's a flub you don't want on your record. Instead, as an employer you want to hire someone who is competent. You want someone who can take your company to the next level. Someone who takes the hours of training that you're going to give them and turn it into a valuable wealth of knowledge. To pick out the best new hire for your company [...]

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The Google Search Background Check

The good old background check has been employer's go to for a number of years now. Before a reputable company makes their pick of anew employee, they submit for the trusty background check. By the looks of it the background check will be the go to for many years to come; however, these days companies can do a little extra research with a click of a button. What Information is Out there about You? Google, Yahoo, and Bing, just to name a few, have become a huge information source for companies looking to hire. Typing an individual's name into the search bar brings up information you won't see on a background check. Depending on the person being searched, this can be a good thing, or a not so good thing; chances are, some of the information found will not be hire worthy. These [...]

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The Top 10 Dating Sites

Finding a Date Just Got Easier Looking for someone? Ever considered using a dating site to meet people? Dating sites are now the second most popular way couples meet. There are a lot of people who try them out, yet some of us are still a little leery of them. To add to the uneasiness some of us have about dating sites, now there are more sites than ever. How do you choose? Here are the top ten dating sites and a little information about each.  Don't forget to check them out before you go out. A little background check on your date or additional information can help you check them out, before you go out. Match.com Match.com has been around for quite some time and seems to be a pioneer in the dating industry. They launched on the web back in 1995. Now they are the number one [...]

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Searching for Homes for Sale

Are You Searching For Homes for Sale? - Where Can You Find Your New Home? Searching for a new home is an exciting experience, but with the vastness of the internet, doing your home shopping online can become overwhelming. Each real estate site offers something different. The same home with listings on multiple sites can even cause confusion. Maybe information doesn't match up or you're seeing different asking prices for the same property. When searching for homes online the best way to keep from being overwhelmed is to find a site that meets your needs and stick with it. When you have questions that need answers you can contact agents who make their information available on the site. They'll be familiar with the site and be able to help you find your new home. Trulia Trulia [...]

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