Good News: Island Rose Offers Lower Rates in All LBC Branches this October

There’s no doubt about it.

Flowers are gifts that warm the heart, no matter the day or occasion. This is why LBC is giving customers a chance to show loved ones how much they care by giving special discounts when they purchase from their partner Island Rose.

Under the promo, Island Rose will offer a 12% discount for every order of 3 stem, 6 stem, 1 dozen and 2 dozens red rose arrangements from October 1-31, 2018.

With the special discount, a 3 stem rose is now priced at P704; a 6 stem rose is at P1,012; 1 dozen is now at 1,830; and 2 dozen now costs only P2,596.

In enhancing their offerings in all LBC branches nationwide, Island Rose wants to remind customers that gifting flowers is not only limited to Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day – and are the perfect tokens during birthdays, anniversaries and graduation and even, during ordinary days when one just needs to send their love and thoughts to someone they hold dear.

So make someone feel special by giving them any of island Rose’s special flower arrangements. Visit any of LBC’s hundreds of branches today!

Where Can You Find Worming Medications for Your Pet Bird?

Are you the proud owner of a pet bird? Whether you own a songbird or a warbler or a talker, one thing is clear. These feathered friends are treasured members of your family. They deserve to be treated with the utmost respect and care. This extends to the special medical care that you give them when they require it. This is an issue that you don’t need to spend an arm and a leg in order to safely address.

Worms Are One of the Worst Problems That Can Strike a Bird
You should be aware that birds, just like human beings, are prone to suffer any number of ailments. After all, they are only mortal. Just like us, they will require a high level of medical care from time to time. But you don’t have to put a huge dent in your family budget in order to come to the aid of your ailing friend. In fact, all you really need to know is the URL of a certain website.

If You Need Bird Meds and Pet Supplies, There’s a Place You Can Go
Finding the specific medications you need to treat bird illnesses is no longer a time consuming hassle. In fact, thanks to the rise of the world wide web, it’s now easier than ever. All you need to do is know how to log on to the web and find the site that offers you the best deal for the supplies you need. It’s as simple as that.

Whether you own a budgie or a cockatoo, they depend on you to help them recover from these nasty ailments. This is why it’s so important to know where to turn in times of trouble. You can log on to the web in order to get the bird worming products you need to keep your avian companion happy and healthy.

What Are the Benefits of Shopping for Bird Meds on the Web?
If you are wondering if there are any specific benefits that can be definitely associated with shopping for bird meds on the web, just consider this. How soon do you really want your pet to get better? If you want to pay exorbitant prices to your local vet, you can get quick relief at the cost of a serious dent in your budget.

But there is a better way to handle this matter. If you want a quick delivery from the web, you can get it for a considerably lesser amount. The important thing is to make sure that your bird gets the medication they need to put this trouble behind them as soon as possible.

4 P’s in Business Success

Years of observation and some business involvement in the past have made me conclude that there are 4 P’s one needs to be constantly aware of and focused on when one is engaged in business.

Passion. The most successful businesses I have known of not only in terms of profit but also in terms of the quality of their products and services, are those born out of passion. Their business owners simply love what they do or make. It is something they can do or be focused on regardless of time. They are willing to do everything to produce their product or provide their service. And from an outsider’s perspective, these people are identified with it. It’s almost like they are synonymous with it even. Think Steve Jobs. Think Bill Gates.

Profit. Simply put, a business may be born out of passion but for it to flourish and bring in returns, one needs to think about profit. I think the challenge here is how do you maximize your resources to bring in maximum profit. This means one must always be aware of the latest trends as well as needs of one’s market or target customers/clients. One must also know about the tools and technology that can be used to understand the market better as well as how to improve profit. For instance, one may not know or understand embedded analytics but as it can be a tool to further improve one’s knowledge about one’s clients or customers then a business owner must learn about it.

People. A business owner may be the most passionate about his/her product or service and may have the best strategy and tools to gain profit for it but if he/she does not have the right people to work with, create with, I think the business will not succeed or last. The business owner needs THE best people for his/her business. As people or personnel are key in furthering and making a business last, it only makes sense that the business owner knows how to take care of them. A successful businessman once told me that happy and satisfied personnel is equal to good profit. If one does not take care of one’s personnel, it would lead to bad business and less profit (or even none!) eventually.

Perseverance. Not all days mean good business. There will be challenges at times, but success means staying on — choosing to stay on. The person behind the business always understands that not all days will be sunny in one’s business corner, but that the sunny days will eventually be around.

The Importance of a 24-hour Pharmacy

We don’t really think much about it.

We don’t really think about whether the pharmacy nearest to your place or mine  is open for 24 hours. Well, not until we have a need for a medicine for ourselves or for our family which has unfortunately run out.

Well, this was my dilemma a couple of weeks ago.

I would have asthma attacks every now and then brought about by allergy or stress, but I haven’t had them for quite some time now. And then it happened!

Well, no need to panic as I was able to ask my husband to buy some for me before he got home. Unfortunately, he had so much going on in his head at work and with his church commitments (he is one of the volunteer leaders at our church) that he came home and forgot to buy the medicine.

My friend helped later in purchasing the medicine which proved to be another challenge.

To our dismay, the pharmacies we tried to go to were not open for 24 hours! They were closed!

I was thinking we are now in the ultra-modern age of history and perhaps this would mean most (if not all) pharmacies would be open 24 hours. Except maybe if they are located inside a mall which doesn’t operate for 24 hours.

Another friend advised us to go to two specific pharmacies which were said to be open then.  Thankfully, the one we went to was indeed open 🙂 And so I was able to buy my much-needed medicine.

It was all, of course, a good reminder for me to stock up on our medicines so that we would not have to end up in that dilemma again. And especially  so when we are travelling. Not all cities, not all countries in the world can have that accessible, 24-hour pharmacy which we might need.

It also matters that a pharmacy has quality and affordable medicines. That it has an efficient and helpful staff is also a plus point (which that pharmacy I went to, thankfully, had). It would also be good if they accept discount cards like the dymista discount card. After all, I think everyone would be happy to get some discount and savings during their purchase.

I really hope that in your time of need for a medicine, you will also find a 24-hour pharmacy that can serve you, no matter when your hour of need may be.