Governor Rick Scott of Florida Signs a Bill into Law That Affects All Moving Companies in the State of Florida


On June 9th a new law went into effect on Fl.  Going forward all moving companies most notify those that hire them of any sex offenders that they have on staff.

Many moving companies from L.A. to moving companies in NYC already do background checks to discover any criminal history before they hire a new employee.

Law makers view this as a protection for the citizens of Florida, while offender advocates look at this as one more road block to sex offenders gaining employment.

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Checking Criminal Records to Fingerprinting Uber Drivers; Former U.S. Attorney General Weighs in.

Law makers in New Jersey and Chicago received a letter this month from former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, outlining his reasons for not including fingerprint checks when they are checking criminal records, of potential drivers.

Holder’s reason for not requiring a fingerprint check from the FBI database was to prevent discrimination against minorities.  He explained that a person may be in the fingerprint database even if they were never convicted of the crime.

Eric Holder was quoted as saying ‘‘It was not designed to be used to determine whether or not someone is eligible for work opportunity. Relying on it for that purpose is both unwise and unfair,’’

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Gutter Clog Eliminator Invented by InventHelp

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Unclogging a home’s gutters can be one of the most unpleasant tasks required of a homeowner. However, thanks to the creativity of an inventor, homeowners have another option besides seeking the help of a professional Williamsburg Va Roofer.

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How to Get Started Blogging

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There is a lot of competition out there and learning how to start your own blog may not be as easy as it once was, but for many businesses it is still an important part of a content strategy. And if you’re trying to establish a personal brand in your industry, it’s probably vital.

So let’s get to it, shall we? Let’s take each of these problems and address them one by one.

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Top of the List: Cincinnati’s Largest Web Design Firms

Do you want to know what the Business Courier’s website looked like on August 14, 2000? Hint: It ain’t pretty.
Now, 14 years later, we’ve gone through redesign after redesign and finally arrived at something sleek, clean and easy to navigate.
But we’d still be in the stone ages (that color scheme — ew) without the creative magic and technological prowess of the web designers in Cincinnati, whom we honor in this week’s list section.
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What are The Benefits of Supporting Small Businesses?

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According to statistics provided by Forbes Magazine, over 50% of the current working population in the US is employed by companies that are classified as small businesses. Additionally, almost 65% of the jobs that have created in America since 1996 have been created by the small business community.

Those are strong numbers worth considering when looking at the benefits of supporting small businesses (companies with fewer than 100 employees).

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Five Strategies That Small Business Owners Can Use Starting Now, to Grow Their Business

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A new day has been dawning for small business owners over the last few years. The competitive nature of the business community demands that every small business owner actively pursue every possible avenue to get their brand out where consumers can find it.

According to statistics released by the US Census Bureau for 2014, 53% of small business now have websites. Additionally, some marketing companies estimate that one in four smartphone users seek local addresses for small businesses using their smartphone.

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Supreme Court Sides with Abutter in Dumpster Rental Case

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The court found an abutter had the right to file an appeal with the Zoning Board of Appeals against Dumpster Depot. The date of the appeal and the 20-day time limit to file such appeal was the issue in front of the high court.  Many alternatives for dumpster rental in Philadelphia, PA remain, for customers looking for quality waste management services

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National Locksmith Consolidates In Phoenix Market

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“We are extremely fortunate to have an established platform on which to grow our business,” commented Laura Ann Bartlett, Pop-A-Lock President and CEO. “Like many industries, the Phoenix locksmith business is ripe for consolidation. The costs for technology, inventory, and equipment continue to increase. We expect considerable growth and bringing additional locksmiths to our team over the next several years.”
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Wanna Be a Small Business SEO Superstar?

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Google’s major Penguin, Panda, and other algorithm updates over the past few years haven’t significantly changed the search engine optimization (SEO) game for small businesses. And while SEO can feel very much like a moving target, the goal has been—and still remains—to consistently post quality content on your site and to get other websites to link back to yours.

However, Google’s search engine updates have changed some of the tactics you should use to achieve those goals. These 10 tips will help you stay ahead of small business SEO.

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 3 ways online schools are preparing students for college and beyond

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Since its debut in Utah 20 years ago, online education continues to advance and improve as new technologies emerge. Online schools offering laptops, allow students and teachers to collaborate in real-time using digital whiteboards or pen tablets, participate in multi-user group study sessions via video conference and receive quick, meaningful feedback to course correct their work as needed.

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Compact Power Equipment Rental’s VIP Delivery Service Available Now in Cleveland, Ohio


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“The VIP Onsite Delivery Program provides Compact Power the opportunity to delight our DIY customers who otherwise might not have the ability to tow our equipment, while also providing our professional contractor customers a cost-effective and convenient jobsite equipment delivery option,” said Richard Porter, Chief Operating Officer.

Compact Power Equipment Rental is located in select Home Depot Tool Rental Centers, providing you with rental equipment for all of your improvement needs.

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Lexington Law Honored With Besty Award for the Fourth Year in a Row

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“We are honored to be recognized as the number one leader in the industry,” said John Heath, Directing Attorney for Lexington Law. “Lexington Law has assisted consumers for over 10 years, fighting for our client’s legal right to a fair, accurate and substantiated credit profile. We will continue to lead the way in credit repair, working tirelessly on behalf of our clients and their families.”

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5 Traits to Expect In Tree Removal Services Listed in New Article by Precision Tree Services

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“Even though there are many tree services available, the most professional and reliable companies display certain traits and qualities. In their latest article, Precision Tree Services describes 5 specific traits that property owners should look for when searching for an Atlanta tree removal service. “

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Helios Acquires Ringler® Medicare Solutions (RMS) from Ringler Associates

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Joseph Loseman, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Ringler Associates, added, “Our primary goal as the leader in the structured settlement industry is protecting the financial security of all injured parties and their families involved in the settlement process. We will continue to drive efficiencies in this space.”

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Business Insider:  Chinese millionaire migration to Canada is in a state of flux

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“For the first time in recent years, wealth migration applications to Canada fell below approvals in 2014. However, a backlog of Quebec Immigrant Investor Program applications will likely help maintain approval levels for a few years. Figures shown here include only principal applicants, not dependents.”

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Kolibree’s Sonic Toothbrush Gets Dentist Approval

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“Children who used the Kolibree sonic toothbrush with the Go Pirate game on the Kolibree app reduced plaque more effectively than those who brushed with a manual or rotary electric toothbrush, according to an informal pilot study involving children between the ages of 5 and 14.

This Carrollton, Texas dentist recommends that people brush their teeth for a full two minutes, twice a day although most only brush for a minute or less.”

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