taking the guesswork out of shipping online sales

Why Trains Are More Important Than Ever Before

When transporting your cargo from one location to another, especially overseas, there are multiple modes of transportation that need to be used. There are some forms of transportation that are simply better and should be used more often. As railways have improved, they have become of growing importance in intermodal trucking. The Advantages Of Trains A train is one of the best forms of transportation for an intermodal freight. It uses up less diesel than other forms of transportation. Read More 

It Is Important To Make Sure All Truck Loads Are Balanced And Rigged Safely

When you driving down the road looking at all the semis driving down the road next to you, you may wonder how what they are hauling is loaded safely onto the trailer safely, especially if it's something like a huge piece of equipment that looks bulky and awkward. The answer to that is that everything has been balanced and rigged very carefully.  Balancing Balancing a load means that it has been loaded into the trailer so that the weight is as evenly distributed from front to back as possible. Read More 

Tips For Moving If You Are Pregnant

Expecting a little one can be a life changing event. Oftentimes this can cause a family to want to move into a home with more room to grow their family. If you are pregnant and will be facilitating a move, there are some things you should keep in mind. Here are four pieces of advice if you are planning on moving while pregnant. 1. Hire Movers If you are the type that always wants to do everything on your own, this is one time that you should bring in professional help. Read More 

3 Things To Keep In Mind When Designing Cutom Packaging For Your Small Business

Your small business may create great products, but if you're like a lot of business owners, you might not be giving a lot of time to the packaging you use for them. However, packaging is important to your business, because it is the first impression your company makes on a new buyer. The right packaging represents your brand and ensures the product arrives safely to your customers, and custom packaging can be even more effective. Read More 

Four Types Of Experience That Will Help You Adjust To A Maritime Fleet Maintenance Job

No matter what job you take on a commercial ship, adjusting to life at sea is going to be challenging. While a general maintenance job on a maritime fleet won't require as much specialized experience as engineering or ship piloting fleet jobs, there will still be a lot to learn. Fortunately, if you have one of these four types of experience, you won't find it as hard as others to adjust to a maritime fleet maintenance job. Read More 

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taking the guesswork out of shipping online sales

Shipping can be one of the most complicated and irritating steps when selling things online. When you are an online purchaser, it can be difficult to determine how much to charge for shipping and choose the best method of shipping each item. If you are an online seller, this blog can help you learn about the different methods of shipping and help you determine how to set your shipping rates. It is my hope that the information that I have provided will help take some of the guesswork out of your online sales business and make it more productive and fun for you.