5 Ways To Impress Your Boss

5 Ways To Impress Your Boss

By Frank Griffin

No matter what industry you work in, if your goal is to succeed, you will want to impress your boss.

The good news is that the majority of supervisors and managers are looking for the same key qualities.

These five attributes are sure to get you noticed, impress your boss and set you up for success.

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Places to Enjoy Craft Beer in Birmingham, Alabama

Planning a Wedding? Check Out a Few Birmingham Venues

7 Live Music Venues in Birmingham

7 Live Music Venues in Birmingham

by Frank Griffin

Birmingham has a rich culture of music that spans across an A to Z range of genres. From Alternative to Zydeco and everything in between including: Blues, Jazz, Rock, Soul, Hip-Hop and more.

So here you go: 10 live music venues in Birmingham. [Read more...]

3 Places to Exercise Without Going to the Gym

 Places to Exercise Without Going to the Gym in Birmingham

Looking to get fit but not interested in a gym? No worries, Birmingham has some spots that you can go to. Here are those five places that you can choose from.

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10 Great Options for Mother’s Day Out in Birmingham, Alabama

10 Great Options for Mother’s Day Out in Birmingham, Alabama

Mother’s day out can be a win-win for both child and mother. The children get an opportunity to learn and socialize with others of the same age and Mommy gets some much needed time.

The programs are called Mothers Day Out for a reason. Moms need a break and this time can be used to catch up on to-dos or some good old “me-time.”

Take a look at this list of some great Mother’s Day Out (MDO) programs in Birmingham.

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10 Credit Unions Located in Birmingham

10 Credit Unions Located in Birmingham

by Frank Griffin

Unlike banks credit unions don’t have profit as their top-priority. They are owned by their members and known for being supportive of their surrounding communities.

If you’re interested in establishing an account or asking for a loan this list of credit unions in Birmingham will help.

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5 Ways to Entertain Your Child This Weekend

5 Ways to Entertain Your Child This Weekend

by Cassie Bondie

The weekend is coming up. How are you going to entertain your child for two whole days?

          If you can’t seem to think of a solution, consider visiting these five Birmingham attractions.

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4 Local Pizza Parlors in Birmingham

4 Local Pizza Parlors in Birmingham

By Cassie Bondie

 

Having a craving for pizza? Visit these five local pizza parlors in the Birmingham area to quench your appetite.

Davenport’s Pizza Palace

This impressive pizzeria claims to be “Best in the South, Possibly the North, Maybe the World!” Davenport’s Pizza Palace has been serving up pizzas for more than half a century. Dough and sauce are made in-house on a regular basis. Guests can enjoy pizza, salad, and drinks in a casual atmosphere that boasts vintage video games and other unique traits. [Read more...]

Blended or On the Rocks: Places to Get a Margarita in Birmingham

Blended or On the Rocks:

         Places to Get a Margarita in Birmingham

by Laurrel Allison

There are many wonderful places to find a margarita in Birmingham. Whether you’re downtown, cruising through the Highlands, or headed towards the Summit, here are some cozy spots to find a nice margarita.

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Ride Clean in The Magic City: 3 Places to Get Your Car Washed

Ride Clean in The Magic City: 3 Places to Get Your Car Washed

By Laurrel Allison

Laurrel Allison

Birmingham is riddled with car washes throughout the city. Some are locally owned and run while others are franchises. Among the ones of note, here are three places to get your car washed down and spruced up in Birmingham.

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3 Ways To Start Saving Money

3 Ways To Start Saving Money

by Frank Griffin

 

 

 

 

 

 

The average American has less than $1,000 in their savings account. We all know we need to save, but not that many of us are.

Let’s take a look at three definite ways you can start saving money – starting now.

#1 – Managing Debt

An important step in saving money is to manage the debt you have. One of the best strategies to do that is by consolidating all your credit card debt.

It’s an easy process. You can do it yourself by transferring the debt from all your [Read more...]

5 Ways To Get Organized

5 Ways To Get Organized

by Cassie Bondie

Have you always struggled to stay organized? These five organizational tips will help get your life in order as soon as possible.

1. Purchase a Planner

The first step to getting organized is purchasing a planner. This is where you’ll keep your daily to-do list, write down important deadlines, and plan your day-to-day life. By writing everything in your planner and sticking to its contents, you’ll be able to stay organized without a second thought. You sh [Read more...]

Earn Extra Cash via Consignment

Earn Extra Cash via Consignment

by Laurrel Allison

Laurrel Allison

Consigning gives a chance of earning some extra cash. It might not be a lot, but it can definitely go towards a new pair of shoes or put a few gallons of gas in the car. Birmingham has quality consignment shops strewn about. One just has to look. [Read more...]

3 Ways to Shop Online

3 Ways to Shop Online

by Laurrel Allison

Laurrel Allison

There are many reasons to buy and sell items online. Shopping online is convenient and organised. People from across the world can purchase items sold online. There are no business hours when it comes to shopping online. Here’s a brief look at the best e-commerce sites out there.

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Date Night at the Museum-

Date Night at the Museum

by Frank Griffin

Whether it’s your first date or one of many, it’s time to think outside the box. Why go for the common dinner and a movie or Netflix and chill, when Birmingham’s museums have so much to offer?

If you’re trying to come up with a creative way to spend a date, one with art, history, science and more – Birmingham’s museums are a great way to do it.

Check out this short list of three museums in Birmingham and how they make a good date.

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Five Birmingham Bakeries You Need To Try

Five Birmingham Bakeries You Need To Try

by Cassie Bondie

 

Everyone has an occasional (or constant) craving for sweets. The next time your craving hits, these bakeries should be the next stop on your list. [Read more...]

Five of Birmingham’s Jewelers

Five of Birmingham’s Jewelers
by Cassie Bondie

Looking for a jeweler in the Birmingham area? Use these five area favorites to purchase the next addition to your jewelry box – or to purchase a gift for your loved one. [Read more...]