Have you ever rented a car from a company like Avis, Alamo, Budget, Enterprise, or Hertz? Most people have, and you may have noticed something peculiar when you did. After all the documentation has been signed and you’re ready to take possession of the vehicle, they hand you the key. Except they don’t give you the key. Frequently, they instead hand you the keys – both of the car’s keys, stuck together on one unbreakable braided steel lanyard.
Many years ago, before the internet was a household commodity and before social media took hold of us all, face-to-face human interaction was a much more common occurrence. If you owned a business, and should the opportunity arise, you likely had a stack of business cards in your purse or pocket at all times, ready to pass out to possible clients, new business associates, and potential job seekers.
Everyone I know has been hit with the seasonal flu or cold that spreads around this time of year. Did you know that this flu season is predicted to be one of the worst in history. This is because the strain of virus is said to be more deadly than the swine flu. Granted, this year’s flu has already infected three times the number of people than the swine flu.
Do you vacuum your carpets at least once a week? If not, take note that this is the recommended number of times in which this task must be done in order to maintain relative cleanliness, and this doesn’t take into consideration those homes with heavy foot traffic or extra messy little ones.