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Fargo Print Media: Welcome to the Valley.... Renaissance Women - 09/30/07 11:37 PM
Fargo Print Media: Welcome to the Valley.... Record Number of women buying homes If you're a single woman in Fargo who wants to buy a house, the good news is the market is wide open for you. The stats from the Joint Center for Housing Studies say: More than one in five home buyers is a single woman.Twice as many unmarried women are buying homes than single men.Single women make up more than one-third of the growth in real estate ownership since 1994.Top Three Reasons Unmarried / Single Women Buy a Home Strong desire to own her own home.Need more space (0 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Faith Publication Coming to the Red River Valley - 09/30/07 09:28 PM
Fargo Print Media: Faith Publication Coming to the Red River ValleyA new publication named Valley Faith is set to be launched in the Fargo-Moorhead area this November. The four-color glossy publication will be a “guide to the different local places of worship” in Fargo, Moorhead, and the surrounding area. David Holland, the Director of Sales and Marketing for Valley Faith, describes the publication as more than an all-faith guide. but a place to find inspiraction and direction. “We are really encouraging all faiths to participate,” he said. David also added that currently the Fargo-Moorhead area has 138 places of worship. Holland (0 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Helping Kids with the Move to Fargo Moorhead. - 09/30/07 03:14 AM
Fargo Print Media: Helping Kids with the Move to Fargo Moorhead. Although relocating can be one of life's challenges, it is also an adventure. By guiding your child through this experience with knowledge and patience, the transition can be a piece of cake! The home you are moving from may be the only one your child has ever known. There's a sense of familiarity there, not only with the house, but everything around it. The neighborhood friends, parks, and schools will no longer exist for them. That's why moving can be especially troubling for children. But if parents understand what their child's (1 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Fargo Moorhead Women Must Focus on Retirement Income. - 09/30/07 02:32 AM
Fargo Print Media: Fargo Moorhead Women...... His message is for all the women out there in the Fargo Moorhead Area: Whether or not you are the breadwinner in your household, preparing for retirement should be extremely important to you! One item of planning that must be considered is the financial situation of a surviving spouse and what can be done to prepare for a potential shortfall.Women survive their spouses more often then men. The Administration on Aging estimates that seven of ten women will outlive their husbands,  highlighting the need for retirement planning even more.Unfortunately, women are often at a (0 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Kris Sheridan of Park Company - 09/30/07 02:13 AM
Successful Fargo Women Business: President, Park Co. RealtorsEducation: UND – social science and education degreeCommunity volunteering: North Dakota Real Estate Commission, North Dakota Chamber of Commerce, Fargo Moorhead Economic Development Board, Fargo Renaissance Zone Committee, MeritCare Foundation Board of DirectorsOn leadership: “Someone who creates an environment where others can succeed and flourish. Helping others to achieve their personal and business goals.” Answering a 1974 newspaper employment ad for a realtor opening at Park Company propelled Kris onto a path of success, leadership and service to others in a community that was new to her. Two years earlier, Kris, her husband (1 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Small Businesses Need a Great Logo and Marketing Material. - 09/30/07 01:34 AM
Fargo Print Media Tips for Fargo Moorhead Learn more. Experts urge small business owners to "brand" their businesses with a logo and a set of consistent marketing materials. However, they rarely explain the reasons behind this advice. Below are some of some of the benefits of a professionally designed logo and identity system:To look "bigger" and "established." Home-printed business cards or cards printed with Microsoft clipart scream "small-time vendor" to your potential clients — and that is how they will want to compensate you. To increase your chance of earning venture capital or of selling a business. If you present a well-rounded (0 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Google GOD? From Their Mouths - 09/28/07 02:23 AM
Fargo Print Media: Google GOD? From Their Mouths..... Ask George Orwells "GOOGLE"“When asked about Google’s future, he talks about the targeted personalization of search results: ‘The goal is to enable Google users to be able to ask questions such as ‘What shall I do tomorrow?’ and ‘What job shall I take? 23-Year-Old Mark Zuckerberg Has Google Sweating“Owen Van Natta, Facebook’s chief operating officer, said a visit to Amazon.com will uncover all the product recommendations one might want but the value can be limited in the anonymity of the people posting the reviews. On the other hand, if you take your online activities and (2 comments)
Google, Yahoo Both Working On Next Generation Social Networks - 09/28/07 02:08 AM
“It’s a busy Sunday evening - first the news on Yahoo Mosh, and now news that Google is working on its own next generation social networking service called Socialstream, possibly to take the spotlight away from the ailing Orkut.” (0 comments)
Fargo Print Media: Google Targets Real Estate Market. - 09/27/07 10:09 AM
Fargo Print Media: Lets start with what google wants google gets.... When I saw this video on Inman TV, I jumped to watch it. It’s not everyday that you get a Google executive speak specifically about Google’s goals for the real estate market.Google Wants:To aggregate listings from across the country from the top 100 brokerages.To court MLS boards around the country to get them to feed them their listings.To provide free data on listings to consumers that are searching with real estate related terms.What does it mean for you?:Make sure ALL your listings are on Google Base Try using a service like (0 comments)
What Housing Bubble in Fargo? - 09/27/07 05:29 AM
This makes me mad every time I see it. Either the National Association of Business Economists is full of people with no real business experience or fools. This is a headline from a major online Real Estate publication, "Economists See Credit Problems as Bigger Threat than Terrorism." I know they were all alive just seven years ago when terrorism cost the lives of three thousand American citizens. That headline goes beyond sensationalism. It is rude and insensitive. The article goes on to say that one in three members of the NABE, "...Said the housing boom can be described as a 'serious (2 comments)
Fargo Marketing Group: MEASURING AUDIENCE - 09/26/07 02:04 AM
Print Ads: audience is measured by the average number of copies of a publication sold over a given period, or circulation. Banner Ads: 'Hits' are a meaningless statistic – the key statistics with respect to measuring a web site's audience are unique visitors . Unique visitors is defined as the number of different individuals who visit a site within a specific time period. Web sites measure unique visitors using sophisticated software that identifies visitors by the specific IP addresses of their computers. Problem: As you can see, print and online ads have effective methods to measure audience, and although knowing total audience is (0 comments)
Fargo Area Women Fargo, ND - Looking to improve your life? Carolyn Kramer, owner of LifeSuccess Consultants in Moorhead, claims to be able to help you do just that. LifeSuccess Consultants provides group coaching, seminars, presentations, workshops, corporate training, and individual coaching on how to create success in your life and believe in your potential and power. Kramer offers a number of programs in full day, half-day, and customized formats for a variety of groups and executive and personal retreats, in-house corporate trainings, stadium keynotes, conference halls and more. Kramer is an Independent Licensed LifeSuccess Consultant and a business partner of Bob (0 comments)
Helping famlies look to the future with hope in Fargo Moorhead - 09/24/07 03:08 AM
Funerals help to recognize the fact that a death has occurred and provide a setting for family and friends to face the reality of death—the first big step towards working though grief. Funerals also bring family and friends together to support each other during a very difficult time. Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Home, Fargo, is owned and operated by third generation funeral director John Runsvold and has provided funeral arrangements in our community since 1920. John’s great grandfather was instrumental in the beginning of the business and John’s grandfather Joseph became an owner and mortician. Then, just as John’s father James was graduating (0 comments)
Why Buy a Home in Fargo When You Can Rent? - 09/24/07 02:43 AM
Answer: A home in fargo moorhead is an investment. When you rent, you write your monthly check and that money is gone forever. But when you own your home, you can deduct the cost of your mortgage loan interest from your federal income taxes, and usually from your state taxes. This will save you a lot each year, because the interest you pay will make up most of your monthly payment for most of the years of your mortgage. You can also deduct the property taxes you pay as a homeowner. In addition, the value of your home may go up (1 comments)
Restoring your Credit in Fargo Moorhead Area - 09/24/07 02:20 AM
financial problems, if not handled well, can have a long-term and negative effect on your credit history.It’s important to prepare now for potential problems later.Most financial crises occur because of something beyond your control. Most financial crises occur because of something beyond your control:Maybe your company is getting ready to lay you off. You wouldn’t know that in advance.Maybe you get sick and are unable to work for a period of time.You can’t really control these things, and in most cases you can’t prevent them from happening. What you can do is:*Manage your finances well.*Keep your credit in good shape.*Save (0 comments)
What to do in Fargo-Moorhead… - 09/23/07 10:56 PM
Things to do while in Fargo-Moorhead? We’ll start with food first…Places to eat:Asian:1) Yuki-Hana Sushi (1450 25th St S) - the best sushi in town2) Grand Buffet (1620 32nd Ave) or King House Buffet (122 Broadway) - the best Chinese buffets in town3) Nine Dragons (3228 13th Ave S) - good place to order the menu items, but I would avoid the buffetDO NOT: eat at the Giant Panda.American:1) Kroll’s Diner (1570 32nd Ave S & 1033 45th St SW) - great place to “sit down un eat”2) Monty’s Downtown (220 Broadway) - I still haven’t been to Monty’s but only (1 comments)
Print Advertising Works - 09/23/07 10:11 PM
There are several things you must consider when developing your ad. ■ What do you want your ad to do? In other words, what is the primary goal of the ad. You must determine whether the purpose is to introduce your company or product, generate sales for a time-sensitive product, elicit a response to a question, or prompt the reader to request a free sample. ■ Who is your target market and where will you find them? In order for an ad to be effective, it must be directed to and read by your target market. If you publish psychological tests, (4 comments)
TenTop Reasons to advertise in real estate magazines - 09/23/07 09:40 PM
Magazine advertising engages: Multiple studies show that consumers are more likely to find magazine advertising acceptable and enjoyable compared to advertising in other media. In addition, they find magazine advertising less interruptive. Magazine advertising is considered valuable content: Consumers value magazine advertising, according to numerous studies. Starcom found that when readers were asked to pull ten pages that best demonstrate the essence of their favorite magazines, three out of ten pages pulled were ads. MRI data show that consumers trust and value magazine advertising. These studies’ findings reinforce those from the Northwestern University Magazine Reader Experience Study. Magazine advertising moves readers (2 comments)
The Fargo Moorhead Area Really Has It All. - 09/22/07 12:51 AM
“Fargo-Moorhead boasts of a future bright with expansion, engaging cultural diversity, and a quick start into the 21st century. The Fargo-Moorhead area is the largest metropolitan area between Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota and Spokane, Washington. In the past few years, several magazines have proclaimed Fargo-Moorhead as one of the most stress free metropolitan areas in America. “Quality of Life” is one of the most often-repeated phrases that people use when describing Fargo-Moorhead. The air and water are clean, the economy is very active, the crime and unemployment rates are some of the lowest in the nation and the people are some of (6 comments)
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