• Build Renovate House
    Construction

    Buying Versus Building a Home

    Buying vs. building a home can feel like a very personal decision, and it’s one that requires a lot of consideration. After all, there are pros and cons to both options. Buying a home might sound easier on paper, but there are still some “fine print” rules to think about. Building your own home gives you the freedom to create your dream house, but it can take a long time and you might run into some construction headaches along the way.

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    Disability

    Enough Is Enough: Determining When a Health Condition is a Disability

    You know the reality. Your health is impacting your ability to live life as you once did. Your capacity to work, to be productive, has deteriorated. And that’s a frightening reality, especially when you have yourself and your family to support. Being formally and legally declared “disabled” can be a difficult step to take. There are not only the legal hurdles to clear, but there’s also the simple reality that life will change, particularly if your health requires you to stop working. Seeking formal, legal status as a person with a disability, however, can be a tremendous benefit. You’ll enjoy specific legal protections under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).…

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    Business Tools,  Online Business

    Upscaling Your E-Commerce Business

    There are currently between 12-24 million e-commerce sites currently live across the world. Despite that enormous number, new online shops are being created every day. If you’ve already set up your e-commerce site and you’re familiar with inbound marketing, SEO, and sales funnels, it’s still important to think about what’s next. Maybe your business has been up and running for years, but now that the market is getting so competitive, you know you need to do more to stay relevant. Think about what your original business and marketing plans looked like. Chances are, they included ideas on how to grow and find success while reaching new audiences all the time.…

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    Mental Health

    Precursors to Mental Health Problems

    According to the National Institute for Mental Health, as of 2017, 46.6 million adults in the U.S. were living with some type of mental illness. With a statistic that high, any mental health professional would probably wish there was some concrete answer as to what causes all mental health problems.

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    Travel

    How To Be a More Mindful Traveler

    This year, I’ve made an effort to put travel at the top of my list of priorities. It’s important to get out of your comfort zone and explore the world whenever possible after all. Traveling is fun and enriches your mind, body, and soul — especially when you’ve been stuck behind a desk for too long, and you find yourself gazing a little too longingly out the window to the distant mountains. But while traveling is all of those positive things, it can also take a toll on your energy, wellness, and even (especially) your bank account, no matter how prepared you are for everything the trip throws at you.…

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    Travel

    Dangerous Travel Destinations You Should Avoid and Where to Go Instead

    There are harrowing events constantly unfolding around the globe, and it’s particularly important for a traveler to do their homework before they visit a country in order to see what the situation is like on the ground. If you’re starting to brew up some plans for an international trip in the near future, here are a few of the top places to avoid as well as a few that merit serious consideration.

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    Business Tools,  Marketing

    3 Ways Your Content Can Foster Brand Trust

    Customers are generally distrustful of corporate entities, and this can make brand loyalty hard to come by. Thoughtless business practices have hurt customer relationships, and businesses have further failed to hold themselves accountable in corporate dealings. Studies have confirmed that CEOs at large make decisions at the expense of their workers to satisfy their own greed. With this in mind, businesses in 2019 need to show they are not another unethical entity out to take advantage of consumers. Digital marketing can make this possible with its ability to engage target audiences. Content marketing is a crucial form of digital marketing that may allow businesses to do this. It’s incredibly vital…