Posted by Lasey on January 27th, 2010
I was only going to check out how much I could get for the necklaces from the gold buyers that were at the antique show. I never intended on actually selling them, but after hearing how much they were willing to give me, I would be a fool to not take it. I had been given those necklaces by my great grandmother and she told me that she was just cleaning out her jewelry box and if I did not like them, then to just throw them away. I played dress up for many years with my friends and wore those necklaces. To think that they just earned me a check for eight hundred and fifty dollars from the gold buyers is just unimaginable.
I knew a few of my friends had discussed how they sell gold jewelry all the time but I just thought that they might get a few dollars from it, I never thought that by selling off some old pieces, you could make a house payment with it. I decided to take half of the money and put it towards the house payment but take the other half and just splurge.
I would recommend to anyone with some old gold just lying around to check into how much money you can actually get to sell gold jewelry to an online dealer, a local jewelry store or like I did, at the antique show. The gold buyers are popping up everywhere with the price that gold is these days.
Posted by Lasey on January 20th, 2010
My mother always told me that the only way to lose weight was to have someone else push you. I see her point, because when I go to the gym now, if I get a little winded then I stop and slow down. Everything you read about personal fitness trainers tells you that they will push and push and push until you can do no more and that is key in losing weight and gaining muscle.
I set out to handle the task of find personal trainer which had been at the top of my list for about two months and I have been putting it off, just due to the fact that I am not quite sure that I can afford it. Then, when I counted down the months to my twentieth high school reunion and determined that I only had about eight months, find personal trainer became a priority in my life.
I asked some of my coworkers if any of them had used personal fitness trainers and if so, if they would recommend someone to me and they all laughed. I should have known better than that and even really thought twice about asking but did it anyway.
Posted by Lasey on January 19th, 2010
I have always been the one to contact the plumbing fixtures company and place the orders or if something needed to be repaired but I have decided to hand over that responsibility to my manager. He has worked for me for ten years now and really needs to start taking the reins little by little. I will probably retire sometime in the next five years and by that time; I hope to teach him everything he needs to know about this company.
I gave him his first task with handling the plumbing fixtures company and told him to work with them redesigning the bathrooms. I think that he was a little shocked that I trusted him to make such big decisions but I would still oversee everything but just from a distance.
My manager chose to install a waterless urinal in the men’s restroom and I thought that it was a great idea. Not only would it cut down on water costs, but it would look clean and modern too. I made sure that he did not break the budget with the purchase of the waterless urinal and he did not, that is when I knew that he could handle it.
Posted by Lasey on January 13th, 2010
I want to start a new site that offers three way link exchange to anyone who wants to participate. I have seen several like that and I think that they offer advertising space on their site to pay for it. I am not sure if they just get money every time someone clicks on the ads or if they just charge a set monthly fee. Either way, I think that offering three way link exchange could be a good way to subsidize my income.
After reading one of the best books on how to get sites to rank better and learning that one way links is right at the top, I Iooked into how hard having a site like that would be. It seems to be fairly easy and there is no one policing these sites to see who is behind them.
I guess that anyone who claims to be a genius with three way link exchange and one way links can start up a company, collect a few orders and then either sub it out or do the work correctly. I would rather use a company that has proven results but there are not many of them out there, which is why I know this idea will pay off.
Posted by Lasey on January 5th, 2010
The last time that our company had to replace the poweredge servers, it cost way too much. I think that we really thought that they would last for at least ten to twenty years. I believe that it has only been about seven years that the dell repair guy has suggested replacing them, or the repair costs could be really high.
I would love to find some used servers that have been refurbished, the kind that have been cleaned up and are like new, but not with a new price tag. If the dell repair man is correct, those kinds are out there but you have to do some searching to find them. I decided to call around and see if any of the many local computer shops had some used poweredge servers and I could not find any that did.
I turned to the internet, which I had put off because I did not want to wait on the poweredge servers to be shipped, I wanted them now. I was so happy to find an online company that had the poweredge servers, refurbished at great prices and they would ship them overnight, for a little extra charge. I am hoping that since I ordered servers that were bigger than the last ones, they will last more like the ten to twenty years that we need them to.
Posted by Lasey on January 4th, 2010
I wanted to find a good store to buy everything I needed for the front end of my boutique. I needed the latest up to date equipment to handle any form of payment from my customers. I had heard of a store across town that sold used pos equipment for a good price, but I was not sure if I should buy used stuff, I thought that it might be like buying someone else’s problems.
I decided to just check out the used point of sale equipment store because they might also have some new items, or at least they might be able to tell me where to get some new stuff. I walked in the door and thought that all of the used pos equipment looked like it was brand new. I asked them how old the stuff was and they told me that most of their inventory was what the newest models were.
They bought all the used point of sale equipment from companies, refurbish it and then resell it for a discounted price but that it all worked like it was brand new out of the box and if I ever had any problems, they would come out and service it for me.