5 Tips to Keep Your Business Mojo Fresh

At Atlantic Solutions we are always looking to improve our business skills and entrepreneurial attitudes. We like to keep up with the needs of our customers and clients, so it is more important than ever to stay up to date with the changing technology and business practices of the business world.

Atlantic Solutions put together 5 business tips to keep in mind while navigating this ever-changing field of work, check it out!

  1. Keep up your social media presence. Social media has become such an integral part of any business. People look to your profiles to learn more about you, your company and your business habits. If someone can’t find you online they may not take a second look at a company with no online presence.

2. Always continue to network, and not just through social media! You never know when certain connections are going to pave the way to achieving your goals. This is one of the reasons we love to take our Atlantic Solutions team to quarterly conferences. The more success-minded people we get to meet, the better.


3. Be decisive. You’ll increase your credibility by calling the right shots with confidence. It’s not about making a “quick” decision on impulse — it’s about making an informed decision with certainty.


4. Run your business like a meritocracy, reward those who are working hard. Be sure not to play favorites, instead focus on those who can do better and those who are already working incredibly hard. Building up this system of rewards increases the existing passion for working hard among your current employees. This is the absolute name of the game here at Atlantic Solutions.

 


All of us at Atlantic Solutions understand that running a small business is challenging, but we’re hoping these tips may help to guide the way. The important thing is to look to your mentors and those who’ve succeeded before you. Follow Atlantic Solutions on Instagram to keep up with what we’re doing!

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10 Fun Facts About Our State of New Jersey

At Atlantic Solutions (Somerset, NJ), we are proud to call New Jersey our home state! Located only an hour drive from New York City, New Jersey has some pretty interesting trivia when it comes to the state itself. Atlantic Solutions picked out ten of the top facts about our beautiful state of New Jersey for your reading pleasure, we hope you enjoy!

  1. New Jersey has an average of 1,030 people per square mile which is 13 times more than the national average. This means we have the highest population density in the United States area!! 
  2. Our beautiful Cape May is the oldest seashore resort in the United States. If you haven’t been there before, be sure to give it a try.Screen Shot 2017-06-23 at 10.09.21 AM.png
  3. New Jersey is often referred to as the “Diner Capital of the World,” because it has the most diners of any US State! 
  4. North Jersey is home to the most shopping malls in one specific area. There are 7 major shopping malls within just a 25-mile stretch.
  5. Some New Jersey natives include Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Jude Blume, Aaron Burr, Frank Sinatra, Jack Nicholson and Queen Latifah! Talk about some interesting people!
  6. Atlantic City, one of Atlantic Solutions’ favorite New Jersey cities, is home to the street names that appear in the popular game, Monopoly! Pass Go to Collect $200! Atlantic City is also home to the longest Boardwalk in the world, a fact which also appears in the Monopoly game.
  7. The world’s tallest water tower resides in the state of New Jersey.Screen Shot 2017-06-23 at 10.15.09 AM.png
  8. Like drive-in movies? Well, the first drive-in movie theater was opened in Camden!
  9. Ever been to the Spoon Museum? That’s right, New Jersey has a spoon museum that features a collection of over 5,400 spoons from all over the world. Be sure to check that out sometime.
  10. There are 21 counties in New Jersey, all of them contribute to the interesting and historical population that make New Jersey so unique.

Atlantic Solutions is so lucky to be located in a place that is so rich in history, people and imagination. We think it’s important to get to know your state, and from learning all of this about New Jersey we love it even more! Follow Atlantic Solutions on Instagram to see what we’re up to in Somerset, NJ.

America’s Haunted Houses [HAPPY ALMOST HALLOWEEN!] 🎃

Octoburrrr is here and the chill is in the air. Atlantic Solutions loves Halloween and every scary movie that has to do with this chilling holiday. Speaking of chilling, have you ever checked out the most haunted places in America? Look no further, Atlantic Solutions has compiled a list for your enjoyment. Hang with a friend if you’re easily scared and let’s read about some of the most haunted places in all of America.

  1. We’ll start with place not very far from us. Seabrook-Wilson House in Monmouth County, NJ is also known as the “Spy House.” Given that name because the owners used to get the redcoats drunk and pass along information to the rebels. After the house had stood for many years people began to report vivid tales of ghosts and espionage in the house’s history.Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.08.22 PM
  2. The Whaley House in San Diego, CA is dubbed America’s most haunted house. Supposedly their have been ghosts roamed its hallways since it was built.Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.22.14 PM
  3. The Joshua Ward House in Salem, MA. This house was apparently built atop the land of Mr. George Corwin who was a judge during the salem witch trails. A Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.17.59 PMblack lady was frequently sighted throughout the property. She was actually caught on camera once, and many people still debate if the photo is a hoax or not.
  4. The Queen Anne Hotel in San Francisco, CA was originally a girls’ finishing school called The Mary Lake School for Girls. The headmistress was so devastated upon its closing that it is said she roams the halls to this day. Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.33.48 PM
  5. The Lizzy Borden Murder House in Fall River, MA is where young Lizzy Borden murdered her parents, who haunt the house until the end of time.Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.23.52 PM
  6. The Amityville Horror House, located in Long Island, NY was renowned for the paranormal experiences of the Lutz family who moved into the house in the 1970’s only to find out that there had been a family murdered there. They moved out of the house very quickly.Screen Shot 2017-07-07 at 1.28.25 PM

We hope we didn’t scare you too badly! From everyone at Atlantic Solutions we hope you have a very spooky, enjoyable Halloween season, and stay away from haunted houses!