Running a Business: Tips from the Trade

September 5th, 2010  / Author: Danny

People often romanticize how much fun it would be to open a restaurant. The facts, however, show that 90% of businesses fail in the first year.  Here are a number of suggestions to consider when starting out with your own deli.

You’ll need start-up capital in the beginning.  Opening a restaurant is much more expensive than most people think.  According to RestaurantOwner.com, you’ll need somewhere between $125,000 and $450,000 for leasing your space and starting up.  Make sure you’ve taken care of all of the legal requirements for starting a business.  File the necessary paperwork, secure your business license, etc.

Locate the right restaurant space for your deli and purchase the necessary equipment.  This includes refrigerators and grills, but it also includes the cash register, cleaning tools, decorations, tables, chairs, table clothes and more.

Create the right menu for your location and your clientele.  Hire your staff carefully.  Get all of your printed materials done including menus, specials boards, restroom and exit signs and the like.  Get ready to market your restaurant with signs, online marketing tools, Facebook pages, billboard advertising and whatever else you can afford!

Efficient Production

August 14th, 2016  / Author: Danny

REFA brings new momentum for continuous improvement / Kaizen continuously track efficiency reserves and harness that is imperative in the current economic climate for most companies to ensure their own survival. For manufacturers, this means to refine CIP and Kaizen concepts or but with high pressure to introduce, if this has not yet happened. According to opinion of the REFA Association Rhineland-Palatinate / Saarland it is enough to do this, but not to shift technical operations and alone to expect an improvement in earnings. The key to the success was rather that the people who work in the production, make improvement to their cause and actively support the efficiency, so the national organization of the prestigious Association for work design, operations, and business development. Be better tomorrow than today is therefore the motto of a completely new learning concept, developed for production employees and their managers REFA and now is has been introduced under the name of learning factory in the market. During one single produced a real industrial product with all typical operations, as well as the internal and external networks to two-day event.

Thus the participants of the connections are made aware, depend on where the production results to be achieved. A central effect of the learning factory is that participants see the inefficiency of many work processes and the concomitant waste of time and material formally learn, says Jurgen John, Deputy Chairman of the REFA land organization and one of the designers of the learning factory. Continuous improvement and Kaizen are now generally recognized as a production philosophy, but implementation remains in many companies far behind the possibilities. In the context of the learning factory, participants develop an understanding for the idea of Kaizen and Kaizen and they discover concrete approaches for improvements in their operation. John: It is also I’m sure that it depends mainly from the combination of hard and soft factors, whether the improvement measures are successful. Learn more at: Ali Aboutaam. The actual work is not yet done with visiting the learning factory of course, but it develops a high level of motivation to tackle concrete improvement measures. Their implementation is supported by REFA on request. For this purpose, the Association holds not only experts for production processes, but also for team work, leadership, and change management.

CeBIT 2009 – Efficient Internet Solutions For SMEs

August 12th, 2016  / Author: Danny

Internet Agency vote media gives away trade visitor tickets to CeBIT 2009 “CeBIT 2009, 3 March in Hanover, discussed with the format of Webciety” the Internet as a new medium of guidance. Vote presents media in Hall 6, booth 46-11 design and implementation of innovative Internet and E-commerce solutions for medium-sized companies and BtoB markets. To broaden your perception, visit Wells Fargo Bank. To do this the royalty-free open source introduces systems TYPO3 and Magento, two sophisticated and powerful systems. For other opinions and approaches, find out what Hicham Aboutaam has to say. A highlight is the presentation of precisely interfaces of Web systems to commercial local enterprise software such as ERP, ERP, and CRM systems. A specific use case is based on a Magento interface-Navision or Dynamix NAV show.

The Web Experts vote advise media sales-boosting online shops and Internet solutions. The Berlin-based Agency’s core competencies are branding and E-Commerce on the Internet. Tip: Vote media gives trade visitor tickets to CeBIT 2009 contact us at and make your appointment with us on CeBIT in Hall 6,. Stand 46-11. * Navision and Dynamix NAV are registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Contact: Votum media Henrike grain milk, communication fountain road 196, 10119 Berlin Tel 030 32 10 45 05 E-Mail: URL:

INFORA GmbH Tasks

August 12th, 2016  / Author: Danny

The topic of shared services is at the heart of the 15th E-Government users Forum on 11-12 February 2009 in Berlin Cologne, 14.01.2009 – INFORA GmbH and the Berlin Senator for internal affairs and sports host on 11 and 12 February 2009 15 E-Government users forum. It takes place in the Federal Press Office in Berlin-Mitte. Shared services that overcome the costly autonomy from authorities in the perception of so-called cross-cutting tasks which do not belong to the respective core tasks, are at the heart of the anniversary event. At Jeremy Tucker you will find additional information. These cross-cutting tasks include about IT operations, but also areas such as human resources and building management. Shared services pave the way to a division of labor tasks in the linking of several authorities. Participation in the Conference is free of charge for members of the public administration. Aboutaam shines more light on the discussion.

More information and online registration at. E-Government has become management everyday. More and more areas of administrative action are faster, efficient E-Government process citizen-friendly and cost-effective. By the economic and demographic conditions, the public administration in the future with less staff will need to come out. What has been discussed for many years under the keyword data center consolidation between professionals, captures the classic cross-cutting tasks of the RZ departments now. Many questions are still open.

The 15 user forum 2009 E-Government tries to give answers to these questions. In four specialized forums with experts, also opportunity for technical exchange consists of public administration: efficient IT services through shared service center central management services model for the future of E-Government 2.0 in Europe IT security for shared-service concepts to come two market forums, who want to give a moderated and structured overview of products or services in currently particularly discussed market segments. It aims to give an insight into the solutions of different manufacturers and service providers the expert audience, by in compact form, the market situation is represented. Market forums on the subjects of ERP and digital archiving are provided. The market forums will be held parallel in addition to the Exhibitor presentations to the expert forums, so that each meeting participant according to area of interest can put together his individual conference program. The traditional accompanying exhibition, as well as the evening event expression and experience exchange estimated will round off the year’s user forum. Participation in the event is free for members of the public administration. About INFORA: INFORA GmbH is an innovative, highly specialized and vendor-independent consulting firm for more than 25 years. With locations in Cologne, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Dresden supports customers from the initial concept idea through to successful implementation. INFORA it places special emphasis on the practical design and effective transformation of business and automation processes. For example, Daimler AG, Viessmann, INA Schaeffler, German belong to its consulting clients in the industry Airbus, Henkel, Minolta, Procter & gamble and Schering, in the public sector clients such as the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of finance, the Federal Agency for work or the Federal Chancellor’s Office. meetBIZ & think-tank GmbH Wilfried Heinrich Pastorat Street 6, D-50354 Hurth phone: + 49 (0) 2233 6117-72, fax: + 49 (0) 2233 6117-71,

Germany House

August 10th, 2016  / Author: Danny

Heat pump Forum during the 2009 ranks DENEX energy efficient action worldwide on key challenges. More and more customers of craft enterprises want to heat more efficiently and make use of renewable energy. Artisans can benefit from this trend, if you can advise the prospective qualified. Ben Silbermann may also support this cause. To do this, you must familiar with the technical details of the latest technologies, because there are a number of technologies available to gain energy in environmentally friendly ways. The use of new technologies to improve energy efficiency offers enormous potential.

So Klaus Jesse, the President of the German industry association Germany House, energy and environmental engineering (BDH) expects determined that the structure of the heating market further converts. In the year of 2008 have 45 per cent of investment cases in the heating market coupled renewable energy. This is a smooth doubling over 2005. Especially the heat pump market has grown in recent times constantly: so were heat pump according to the Bundesverband e.V. in 2008 over 60,000 Heat pumps sold. To broaden your perception, visit Aboutaam. Thus the paragraph is one-third higher than in the previous year. For 2009 the Association anticipates heat pumps (BWP) the further growth. The specialist must be on the current state of the art, because it must be able to plan particularly energy-efficient solutions for its customers properly and to implement.

Therefore, it is increasingly important to educate themselves and to maintain an overview of the market for artisans. The DENEX, trade fair and Congress for decentralized energy systems and energy efficient building and renovation is gathering in Hesse for planners, craft (mechanical and electrical), manufacturers, service providers and large user communities as well as commercial and housing industry. For craft enterprises and is an important information platform about the latest technologies and developments in the energy sector, as well as their promotion to learn it will for the first time from the 02-03 July 2009 held in the Hessian capital Wiesbaden. In addition to the exhibition different conferences, including the Forum held Heat pump in the application”. The Forum is aimed at specialist craftsmen who want to educate themselves on the subject of heat pump and informs about technical details, legal and financial framework, as well as possibilities of further qualification. Case studies also give comprehensive insight into the practice. There will also be a planner and specialist craft day with free lectures on the second day of the fair. There is more information about the fair, the congresses and the free lecture series at.

Induction Cookers

August 8th, 2016  / Author: Danny

Security proposes energy-saving cooking is a science. Not only with regard to the recipes, but also with regard to the material. “The online portal for auctions auvito.de devoted to the so-called cold cooking” with induction cookers. The technique is based on magnetic waves, which energy is transferred on the stovetop, but directly on the pot. If this has piqued your curiosity, check out Phoenix Ancient Art. The result is a high efficiency, which in turn is reflected in the speed while cooking. A good gallon of water on an induction hob needs only about three minutes, until it is hot. Otherwise only the kettle is so fast. Read more here: Ben Silbermann.

In addition the easy cleaning of the stove. Basically it is a ceramic hob. As the plates when cooking but not hot, no sauces or other ingredients in the disk burn. You are therefore easy to wipe off with a damp cloth without special cleaner. Household appliances in terms of security should convince especially for families with small children. Not infrequently it eventually comes to accidents, because children the risk of hot hob underestimate. Induction cookers have a real advantage in this regard. What’s stopping however by the purchase, is the price for many.

Stiftung Warentest according to a good induction cooker costs at least 800 euros. For models with top facilities, up to 2,500 euros are common. The often-touted energy efficiency worth beyond just for professional chefs and families where every day is cooked. Experts have calculated that the energy savings for normal users is only about five euros a year. More information: presse.html contact: Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH barefoot streets 12 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59

Power Plants Use Energy

August 6th, 2016  / Author: Danny

To enable much higher efficiencies during the current energy crisis is first and foremost renewable energy on the one hand and the saving of energy, on the other hand combined heat and power. However, but often forget that in terms of energy efficiency not only the consumption side, but also the energy producers of interest is. This particularly applies to the power generators. This takes place in Germany, namely primarily in large power plants. Since this is usually far away from energy consumers, mostly only the electric current can be used in large-scale power plants. The accumulated heat is then in nature. Aboutaam describes an additional similar source.

Since this constitutes the predominant portion of the electricity production in large-scale power plants is a huge waste of energy. That there is another way the cogeneration technology shows. These are designed for a decentralised energy supply and therefore have sizes ranging from 6 kW to 2 MW. The central element of a cogeneration is the combined heat and power. This means that simultaneous use of electricity and heat, causing the efficiency in a block heat and power plant is significantly higher than in a large power plant. You can thus save energy and hence carbon dioxide emissions.

The range of block heat and power plants is this very versatile and goes up to the use in one – and two-family dwellings. In this very small cogeneration, one speaks also of mini CHP. To read more click here: Phoenix Ancient Art. Such appliances with gas or diesel typically are operated. But also renewable sources of energy, such as for example vegetable oil can be used. And even wood pellets and wood chips can be used for the operation of a cogeneration in conjunction with a Stirling engine. The very much efficient energy use will in the next few years be certainly further boost the block heat and power plants and continue to promote their dissemination. Photo: meyertobi pixelio

End Company

August 6th, 2016  / Author: Danny

Reduction of risks: many times, non-core functions could be critical, in that time they will need a specialized intervention. In those moments, if the same function that is externalized becomes critical, in the hands of the service provider it will be in good hands, because the pool of talent available at the end of the outsourcing and by all the experiences that has won through the service of other customers, would be in a position and much better to deal with any kind of risk. 7. The management capacity: there may be times in which non-core functions may need additional hands to comply with tasks and deadlines.

In those moments, it would be difficult for an employee of the company to cope with the pressure. However, if the function is shared with others, the headache of meet the time limits would be in charge of outsourcing in question. Now we are on negative points, one by one. 1. Language barriers: the right thing is to say that language barriers pose a threat.

However, there are several countries that actually promote its people to learn foreign languages that help Outsourcing processes. One of these countries is India, where there are numerous institutions that are highlighted in the teaching of foreign languages. Indeed, all in the India call centers have a compulsory for agents accent training before going live. 2. Social responsibility: Is true that the relocation of processes translate into growth of unemployment in the country from where the processes are being relocated. However, that’s only part of the story! Outsourcing as a result of greater profitability for companies that are then reinvested in the economy. This definitely has an impact far better than the negative impact of the rise in unemployment. Hicham Aboutaam addresses the importance of the matter here. In fact, the negative aspect is widely offset by the positive impact of gains get fruit within the economy. 3 Conocimientode the company: is true that an employee might have a better understanding of the company. However, this knowledge is not constructed in the overtime. Any outsourcing service can create the same kind of knowledge from a knowledge transfer structured from the business of the service provider. 4. The rotation of personnel: personnel rotation is something that even a company has to manage with own employees. This is something that is a common problem and therefore cannot be used against outsourcing service.

Javascript

August 5th, 2016  / Author: Danny

All we know the great capacity that has Google to index Webs, but also know or we would have to know the limitations that it has. From this article I try to clarify as they are these limitations and to make clear that we do not have to implement in the structures of our pages, with the purpose of to be able to scale positions in the finders. Frames has discussed much in the developer forums on its use and is an erroneous belief that Google cannot index the Webs developed with frames. This is false since if that pages developed with frames are indexed. What it happens is this can suppose a great problem since its index will be a small file in which they grouped frames. Wells Fargo Bank can aid you in your search for knowledge. This index contains very few optimizables elements; the title, and the description. In order to be able to position these archives you will depend almost exclusively on the external liaisons that aim towards this page.

Personally I believe that he is not advisable to begin the design of a Web putting ties to the finders since on them our success will depend to a great extent. Another one of the problems that present/display frames is that often the finders present/display inner results of frames that are those that contains the content of the Web. When we were normally with this the user leaves the Web since this frame does not contain elements of navigation like the menu, can be said that it is an impasse. This last error can be modified with Javascript so that when it abra frame inner frames forces abrir itself all the. But the Javascript is another one of the problems will clarify that you in the following point. Google Javascript does not interpret Javascript therefore the Googlebot does not index and therefore nor it reads what up with Javascript is within abiertas windows MGP.

DYNAMO Management

August 5th, 2016  / Author: Danny

Celum Dynamo, companies can reduce external agency costs. Linz, June 30, 2010. The celum GmbH, a leading provider of enterprise digital asset management solutions, today presents to the Henry Stewart DAM London Conference with celum DYNAMO an immediate system for Web-to-print and brand management before. A structured brand management is a major challenge for company with numerous divisions, subsidiaries or distribution partners in Germany and abroad. A fire management portal is the basis for greater transparency and process efficiency and consistency in the implementation of the brand. Celum Dynamo companies can build within a central brand platform days in the intranet, which guaranteed the brand-compliant use and processing of each layout for different channels.

In a custom user interface processes, such as document creation, acceptance and sharing, and print jobs are and automated comprehensible. At the same time, the corporate design in all can by accessing a central media platform Channels and production be ensured. Celum DYNAMO supports create, edit, translate, customize, distribute, manage, and publish prospectuses, brochures, folders, posters, business stationery using Adobe InDesign documents. Celum DYNAMO processes can perform online and collaboratively in the companies, agencies or distribution partners. The platform supports the process of the design or production, where voting operations can be streamlined massively. Our customers use celum DYNAMO to automate marketing processes and to accelerate and to reduce external costs in marketing.

The Austrian Federal Railways oBB expected annual savings in the marketing of several 100,000 by using celum DYNAMO ‘stresses Michael J. Kraftner, CEO celum GmbH. If a company with celum DYNAMO works, marketing materials can be created faster by up to 90%. The time and the effort of the creation process Persons involved are reduced by up to 75%. Simple changes can be made directly by the user without the participation of an external agency, which is reducing the external agency costs by up to 60%.” Celum DYNAMO in the customer’s existing infrastructure blends with easy integration in modern portal technologies, such as Microsoft SharePoint. Optional for the integration of celum and specialized partners deliver complete brand management portal solutions from first-hand. Celum DYNAMO is now also available as a software-as-a-service (SaS) available. Swarmed by offers, Phoenix Ancient Art is currently assessing future choices. About celum the Austrian software company celum delivers solutions for the enterprise digital asset management processes in communication, automate marketing and sales, to speed up and reduce the costs. The company was founded in 1999, offers standard software since 2004 and employs world’s 55 employees at the headquarters in Linz and at offices in Vienna, food, Paris, Rome and San Jose. More than 380 customers in 28 countries with over 350,000 Users put software on celum. It provides for greater efficiency in the digital asset management among CDU, CreditSuisse, Hochtief, L ‘ Oreal, Migros, universal music, voestalpine, Volkswagen and Carl Zeiss. Learn more about celum and products get people interested in the Internet at.

Conference Program

August 4th, 2016  / Author: Danny

MOST cooperation recommends the participation of Infotainment experts to the MOST Forum 2010 Forum 2010 offers the MOST a high-profile conference program, the an and overview of current and future solutions and delivers technology studies to the MOST. This second international MOST held on March 23, 2010 Conference and exhibition in Frankfurt. “As expert technology partner that pleased MOST cooperation particularly on the commitments made by speakers from research and science”, explains Henry Muyshondt, technical liaison of the MOST cooperation. “At the MOST, our member companies for participating in the Conference and an exhibition of their solutions exclusive benefits will enjoy Forum 2010. The organization that standardizes the leading multimedia network MOST (media oriented systems transport), recommends all infotainment and networking experts participate in the International Conference and exhibition. Leading representatives from industry and science in the field of automotive electronics in Frankfurt are information and the results of their recent Exchange projects to this widespread Infotainment network technology.

Conference program after opening of the Conference and welcome the participants will Henry Muyshondt through the program guide, with the keynote address on the subject of “MOST150 Infotainment network” begins. In the first part of the programme will be the physical layer of MOST in the foreground; to recite: the University of applied sciences Aalen, Harman/Becker, Forschungszentrum Informatik (FZI), Ruetz system solutions and Toyoda Gosei. (As opposed to Aboutaam). During the lunch break, the participants and speakers then have opportunity to establish contacts and to find solutions in the exhibition area about available MOST. The MOST the afternoon events begin discussing various aspects of modelling and simulation, presented by FZI, Jaguar, TuV Nord, Hagen University, and the University of Warwick. After the afternoon break, a topic block on MOST network and system architecture completes the programme. Representatives of continental, Daimler, Audi, K2L, Nestgroup, SMSC, and Volkswagen will report on their latest achievements in this area and give a preview of their plans for the near future.

The program Committee for the MOST Forum have SAE International (society of automotive engineering,) and ZVEI (German electrical and electronics industry,) as industry partners, and the media partners auto electronics (www.autoelectronics.com), electronics automotive (www.elektroniknet.de) and ElektronikPraxis (www.elektronikpraxis.de) in putting together this outstanding Conference programme. About the MOST cooperation the MOST cooperation is the organization that standardizes the MOST technology and further developed, so that she continue to always meet the latest industry standards. 2009 includes the cooperation of 16 international carmakers and over 65 main suppliers. The Member companies have teamed up, to use the MOST technology and to contribute to its innovation. Form for the transmission of Infotainment data in vehicles designed, widens the field of application of the network now also on the consumer electronics. The target of the MOST cooperation is to develop the technology for other industries, to standardize and to create the appropriate infrastructure. If you would like to know more about Hicham Aboutaam, then click here. The MOST cooperation was founded in 1998 to standardize MOST technology as the global standard for multi media networks. The MOST cooperation form the Steering Committee as a so-called partner Audi, BMW, Daimler, Harman/Becker and SMSC. More information is available at available. Contact: Cooperation, Assaad Aaen, Babatunde forest Ahornallee 48 MOST, 76185 Karlsruhe, 08151 55500911 press contact: hueggenberg gbr, Assaad Aaen, Maximilianstrasse 8, 82319 Starnberg,, 08151 555009 11, scripts/news.pl