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A "Moving" Experience - Our Client Interview with Office Furniture Warehouse

Have you tried TSheets yet? At Office Furniture Warehouse (OFW), they love TSheets! TSheets makes it easy to produce project reports so they can track which clients are in which stage of their relocation/upgrade process. They also use TSheets to keep overtime down and to maintain compliance with regulations. When we spoke to Marley in their marketing department, he told us TSheets is much simpler than the coding in and out procedures he used at his previous job. It’s a lot less taxing on his memory!

We'd like to introduce you to JJ Jerman of Office Furniture Warehouse, who streamlines logistics for companies seeking to use their office space more efficiently or to move to a new location...

The Chef & His Wife - Homemade Meals at Your Convenience! (Our Client Interview)

Would you like a homemade meal without the fuss? Let The Chef & His Wife be your new go-to for meals with ingredients you'd use yourself. You can choose ready-to-heat items from their refrigerator cases, pick up an order you already placed, schedule a Saturday delivery for a pre-ordered meal, or have a relaxing meal in their dining room.

And did you know you can save money on their delivery fee? You can pre-order online and pick it up at your nearest farmers' market. The Chef & His Wife is at Red Bank on Mondays, Collegedale on Wednesdays, Signal Mountain on Thursdays, and the downtown Chattanooga Market on Sundays.

We stopped by to interview Chef and Owner Tim Mulderink to get a behind-the-scenes look at what they do and why.

What prompted you to start your own company?

Friends of mine who were entrepreneurs asked me...

Community Connections for Your Confidence - What Our Clients Tell Us

It’s tax season! Do you have confidence in the paperwork you’re about to submit to your accountant? Would you like a third party to review it first and help you get it organized? We’re here to help!

You need a bookkeeper you can trust who will come alongside and answer your questions. We’d like to share with you how we’ve helped others in our community. Links to our “client interview blogs” are included for your convenience. And to learn more about HRBiz owner, Lynn Talbott, click here.

Here’s one of the questions we asked our clients when we interviewed them: “How has our company helped you in your success?”

Being Wise in Business - Our Client Interview with The Owl Cove - a Gift Boutique

Denys Tawzer is the owner of The Owl Cove – a gift boutique in Ooltewah, just off I-75. Some of the most popular lines they sell are Pandora and KAVU. "Alex & Ani" is one of their newer retail lines as well. You can also find an excellent assortment of greeting cards to go with your gift-buying. Something we found unique are cards by Emily McDowell who has an “empathy” series for people going through cancer or other serious illnesses.

What prompted you to start your own company?
For ten years I had my own embroidery business at home. Then, we opened the shop 3 years ago after

Something Old, Something New...Our Interview with Townsend Atelier

We recently sat down with Peggy Wood Townsend, co-owner of Townsend Atelier, which specializes in artistic instruction, unique products, and community involvement.

What prompted you to start your own company?

My background is in Arts Administration/Non-profit Management. Between us, my husband and I have over 30 years in the arts community. Our focus on the Atelier method of instruction is unique, in that many art students have been taught styles or philosophies, but lack foundational technical knowledge. Through the Atelier model they gain opportunities for master/apprentice relationships. The instructors who teach with us are masters who work daily in their own art. They’re not removed from the creative process.

The products we sell give students good tools for good skills. We offer unique items such as...