By Kylie Kirkpatrick
Reviews are so important, that around 88% of consumers trust online reviews as much as they trust personal recommendation from their friends. In a world where almost everything can be found online now, people often look to reviews to know if a business is actually credible or not. We appreciate all reviews from our customers whether they’re good or bad because we can only learn and grow as a company!
BACK TO SCHOOL
Do we go back?
By Kylie Kirkpatrick
SINCE THE WORLDWIDE PANDEMIC OF COVID-19, IT HAS LEFT US ALL WITH QUESTIONS; QUESTIONS OF WHAT IS AND ISN’T SAFE.SO IS IT SAFE TO LET OUR KIDS GO BACK TO SCHOOL? CORONAVIRUS HAS PARENTS AND TEACHERS STRESSING ABOUT WHAT WILL HAPPEN IN SEPTEMBER. THERE ARE A LOT OF UNKNOWNS RIGHT NOW BUT PRESIDENTTRUMP MADE ONE THING CLEAR THIS WEEK: HE SAYS HE WANTS TO SEE CHILDREN BACK IN THEIR DESKS COME FALL. PEDIATRICIANS, TOO, ARE WORRIED ABOUT KIDS’ MENTAL HEALTH AND ROUTINES, AS WELL AS THE PHYSICAL CONSEQUENCES OF KEEPING KIDS OUT OF SCHOOL. THAT’S WHY THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS (AAP) IS CALLING FOR SCHOOLS TO RE-OPEN THIS FALL, CITING SCHOOL CLOSURES AS “PLAC[ING] CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS AT CONSIDERABLE RISK OF MORBIDITY AND, IN SOME CASES, MORTALITY” BECAUSE ” LENGTHY TIME AWAY FROM SCHOOL AND ASSOCIATED INTERRUPTION OF SUPPORTIVE SERVICES OFTEN RESULTS IN SOCIAL ISOLATION, MAKING IT DIFFICULT FOR SCHOOLS TO IDENTIFY AND ADDRESS IMPORTANT LEARNING DEFICITS AS WELL AS CHILD AND ADOLESCENTS PHYSICALS OR SEXUAL ABUSE, SUBSTANCE USE, DEPRESSION, AND SUICIDAL IDEATION.” DESPITE ALL THIS, RECENT POLLS SHOW A SURPRISING NUMBER OF PARENTS MAY NOT SEND KIDS BACK TO SCHOOL AT ALL. IN THE END, IT IS PARENTS WHO WILL DECIDE WHETHER OR NOT INPERSON SCHOOL WILL RESUME, FOR THEIR OWN KIDS AT LEAST, COME SEPTEMBER.
Your Moving Advice
3 STEPS TO TELLING YOUR KIDS YOU’RE MOVING
The moving talk can be heartbreaking sometimes for your kids so here are some great tips to help out with that hard conversation.
First thing’s first, find the right time and place, Next, tell your kids the why’s. Why are you moving? Where are you moving? Name 3 reasons to be happy about the move. Last, ask for questions and be prepared to have them ask for a puppy.
SPOTLIGHT CREW MEMBER
Meet Rigo. Rigo is 21 years old, majoring in Health Science with concentartion in Physical Therapy. He also grew up in small town, Grand View, Idaho. He loves camping, fishing, exercising and spending time with his girlfriend as well as family. Rigo has been working for BustNMovers since March and his favorite memory so far has been an overnight trip in Boise with Trey, Abood and Eric. He was able to bond with my coworkers and it was fun. He chose to work for BustNMovers because of the reputation they hold (based off social media posts) and taylor being very genuine and caring for his workers. thanks for being apart of our Crew Rigo!