Change the lightbulbs. The next time one of those old incandescent lightbulbs burns out, replace it with a compact flourescent bulb, or CFL. Not only do they use 75 percent less energy, they also last ten times longer.

If you get as excited as I do prior to a motorcycle tour, please pay extra attention to making sure that you are carrying your bike documents and driving licence. If you are going overseas, don’t forget your passport, or you’ll be turning around and going home.

A portable battery charger is one of the newest products on the market these days. The mobile phone charger will simply require just 2 AA batteries in order to operate and can be used anywhere at anytime. This is a great tool to have around if you are traveling out of the country and will have to purchase adapters to use in the electrical outlets. If you ever have an emergency and have no electricity, you will want to have the portable mobile phone charger.

Looking to book some accommodations for a future trip? Today is a great day to do it, with lots of hotel specials available. Travelocity is offering a variety of deals depending on the trip, Loews Hotels has 20% for travel on certain dates, and a number of specific hotels in various destinations have discounts.

Do I have the tools I need to operate my business from different premises? Think about stationery, business cards, order forms, terms of business as well as technology.

Most businesses, small or large, will be impacted by an external event at some stage. This could be anything from a dramatic event such as fire or flood, or something more humdrum but potentially very damaging such as a technology disruption or a supplier failure. And while you cannot predict what problem may befall your business, you can limit its impact by planning and preparation.

Since it has been a fact that plastic products causes carbon dioxide pollution, let’s try to avoid plastic products. It is suggested that one way to help is, when you go to the cleaners, bring your clothes in a non-plastic garment bag, and ask that they be returned in the same bag.