Blog Category: Guest Blogs

Why attend a boarding school?

If your son or daughter is considering attending, or is currently enrolled in, college or university, would you say that you are “sending your child away”?

Similarly, do you feel that you are sending your child away if he or she is keen to attend an overnight summer camp or a hockey school?

Or rather, would you describe the decision to enroll or register your child for any one of these experiences as a thoughtful family discussion in which a choice was made? (more…)

Cyber Fraud: Think Before You Click

From small and large businesses, to home personal computing, no one person or company is immune to the effects of cyber fraud. At Nexicom your security is of the utmost concern to us. The safety tips provided below will better prepare you and your business to best avoid fraud before it happens. (more…)

Choosing a School for Your Child? Think About How You Pick a Restaurant

It is fun to consider the variety of dining options open to us or the promise of the new and exciting culinary experience that awaits us if we try that highly-rated and recommended restaurant down the street. However, many folks prefer to dine at a place they are familiar with, where they know what to expect, and where they feel most comfortable. After all, if you don’t go to that “other” restaurant down the road, you won’t even know what you’re missing! (more…)

Building Your Business Through Online Search

The most asked question I receive these days is “How do I get my business to the top of a Google search?”  Great question – after all, ranking in the top 3 search results can have a huge impact on your website traffic and bottom line. (more…)

Build Your Instagram – In 15 Minutes Per Day

Instagram is my favourite social media channel.

It’s visually stunning and I find it calmer than other social media. It’s rare that one will encounter internet trolls and the negative comments which can be common on other channels.

As a (very) amateur photographer I drifted toward Instagram’s visual appeal and aesthetic early on. We setup a business account for kawarthaNOW.com in September 2012 just to post some pics at a trade show. (more…)