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How To Write a Personal Profile


Personal profiles, especially online, are an excellent way to distill information about you into a digestible and interesting format. A profile is a scrapbook of your life in words.

The goal is to create a cross-section of your life and self that will intrigue the reader and make her want to find out more about you. Whether you are creating a personal profile in order to look for jobs, relationships or as a form of advertisement for your vocation or business, there are some basic steps that you’ll want to follow. Of course, profiles for internet dating sites are a little less formal – if you’re writing a profile for one of these sites, I highly recommend Dating Profile Idea; the tips and snippets there will give great results!

In any case, you should definitely follow these essential writer’s guidelines as you’re composing your profile:

  1. Condense and crystallize:
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Substantially more money may soon flow into Harrisburg’s small business grant program

A screen shot of Harrisburg City Council’s virtual work session on Tuesday

Harrisburg is looking to significantly boost a fund that is offering grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses.

At Tuesday night’s City Council work session, city officials said that another $1.25 million soon may be injected into the Neighborhood Business Stabilization Program.

“We would look forward to expanding our partnership with Impact Harrisburg and have a round two of funding,” said Marc Woolley, the city’s business administrator.

Over the past two weeks, Impact Harrisburg, a nonprofit formed as part of the city’s 2013 financial recovery plan, has been accepting applications for the program, which offers grants of up to $10,000 to help city-licensed small businesses survive the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

However, according to Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse, the need for assistance quickly exhausted the $1 million pot of money, funded evenly by the

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5 Ways to Finance a Second Location For Your Store Business

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Opening up a second location for your small business is an exciting but daunting task. And while your second location is an indicator of your store’s burgeoning success, it also involves a slew of logistics and upfront costs. 

With a little help and a few smart financing decisions, however, you can turn opening your second location into a process that’s far more exciting than it is stressful. 

Beyond traditional small business loans, financing options for your second store location come in many different shapes and sizes. To help you figure out the best way to go about accessing financial resources for your second store location, we’ve compiled this guide to the top financing options. 

Here is your ultimate guide to financing your store’s expansion:

What are the Costs for a Second Store Location?

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Our Privacy Policy, Your Privacy Rights

Under California law, we are required to provide the following information. We may have collected the following personal data in the last 12 months:

Category of Personal Data: Identifiers, which may include name, alias, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet Protocol address, email address, account name, driver’s license number, or other similar identifiers.

Source(s): From you directly
                    Automated means (may be using third party service providers)
                    From data aggregators

Purpose(s): To provide information, programs, products and/or services
                      Targeted advertising
                      To identify potential members
                      To process employment applications

Disclosure to third parties: 
                     Sold to: advertising networks
                     Shared for a business purpose with: internet service providers and other third party service providers

Category of Personal Data: Personal information categories listed in the California Customer Records statute (Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.80(e)), which may include name, signature, Social Security number, physical characteristics or description, address, telephone number, passport number, driver’s

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Car Insurance | Affordable insurance, great benefits!

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Customise your car insurance quote

  • Add cover for non-standard sound systems or car accessories to your motor insurance policy.
  • If you choose to add car hire to your insurance policy, and submit a valid claim, MiWay will provide you with a hired car in the event that you cannot drive your vehicle.
  • MiWay can cover your car for either private or business use.

MiWay’s comprehensive car insurance offers you:

  • Affordable premiums
  • An easy-to-understand excess structure
  • Great customer service – and the ability to manage your policy online
  • A hassle-free claims process – claim online or via our App
  • Free roadside emergency assistance
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Get cash rewards after just 3 months!

MiWay will reward you if you prefer doing things online! By simply

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Real Estate Financing | Millionacres

Partnerships

Two are better than one, right? If the acquisition and rehab costs of an investment property are beyond your scope, you can consider bringing in an equity partner to help finance the deal.

While the partnership can be structured in many different ways, it’s typical that a partner is given an ownership percentage of the project’s return on investment. Of course, there are advantages and disadvantages of working with a partner that you’ll want to consider carefully before jumping in.

Portfolio loans

Conventional loans have strict underwriting guidelines and it can be difficult for real estate investors and the self-employed to qualify as borrowers. Many credit unions and some banks offer portfolio loans with more flexible terms and less strict qualifying standards. That makes portfolio loans an especially valuable method of real estate financing for investors.

The interest rate can be even more favorable than having a bunch of

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Finance & Commerce


A man walks through the 5th Street Arcade, a selection of indoor shops closed during the pandemic, May 7, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Nearly 3.2 million laid-off workers applied for unemployment benefits last week.

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In this May 2, 2020 file photo, amid concerns of the spread of COVID-19, a mannequin displays fashion masks for shoppers the buy at the Highland Park Village shopping center in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

Experts say it is impossible to calculate just how many jobs might come back as states consider lifting shelter-in-place rules.

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin joins President Donald Trump at a coronavirus briefing March 17 at the White House in Washington. The embattled small business lending program at the center of the Trump administration’s economic rescue is running into a new set of challenges, one that threatens to saddle borrowers with huge debt loads, as banks begin the tricky task of proving the loans they extended actually met the government’s strict and shifting terms. (New York Times file photo)

The small business lending program at the center of the Trump administration’s economic rescue is running into challenges.

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Minneapolis Federal Reserve president Neel Kashkari said Thursday that it would take time to rebuild confidence among consumers that it was safe to go out and spend money on things like going to a movie. This Oct. 10, 2019, photo shows Kashkari at the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit at Union West in New York. (AP file photo)

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari says the coronavirus will inflict “devastating” levels of unemployment.

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A man walks by a closed store April 30 during the COVID-19 shutdown in Chicago. Companies are still cutting jobs in the midst of a severe downturn, with the economy possibly shrinking at an unheard-of 40% annual rate in the April-June quarter. (AP file photo)

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Personal responsibility – Wikiquote

Personal responsibility or Individual Responsibility is the idea that human beings choose, instigate, or otherwise cause their own actions. A corollary idea is that because we cause our actions, we can be held morally accountable or legally liable. Personal responsibility can be contrasted to the idea that human actions are caused by conditions beyond the agent’s control. Since the late 19th-century, personal responsibility has become increasingly associated with political conservatism and libertarianism. More recently, personal responsibility has been associated with the reform of social welfare programs (e.g. in the Personal Responsibility and Welfare Reform Act of 1996). The earliest known English use of the phrase is by Massachusetts Rep. Nathaniel Gorham at the U.S. Constitutional Convention on July 18, 1787.

  • The ingenuity of man is coterminous with his cupidity. Out of the claptrap of law came the confusion-confounding device of corporate ownership. Thereby a man-made person, utterly soulless and therefore
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Contractors Insurance – General Liability Insurance for Contractors

As a contractor, you work hard for your customers. You make sure they get the results they were going for, and that all your work is done at the highest level of professionalism. Your customers know they can trust you to care for what they value, and to be a serious professional. Whether you’re installing a light, fixing a broken drain, or renovating a kitchen, you take your work seriously and give it your all.

Contractor’s insurance enables you to focus on your work without distractions. Contractor insurance gives you the confidence to take on big jobs, and to succeed.  And contractors liability insurance is one more way you show your customers that you’re a professional and have taken steps to make sure that you’re covered, even in the unlikely situation that something goes wrong. General liability insurance for contractors enables you to thrive, with the awareness that you have

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Recreation

VIRTUAL CLASSES

It’s important to keep your mind and body healthy during times of uncertainty. Our virtual classes are FREE of charge, easy to connect to, and offer options for beginning and more experienced participants. Current offerings include mindfulness classes like yoga, meditation, and nutrition, and fitness classes such as core conditioning, boot camp, and Zumba®.

If you’re not able to livestream a class, you can find it later on our YouTube library!


Virtual Mindfulness


Virtual Fitness

FACILITIES ARE CLOSED

Your health and safety are important to us. In light of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, UW Recreation has closed all facilities until further notice. We will let you know as soon as possible when we will re-open, and in the meantime, please check out our selection of virtual classes. These are free and open to all.

Facilities closed include the IMA Building, Waterfront Activities Center and Waterfront docks,

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