Over a period spanning three decades, Bakos Group's professional resumé writers have allied themselves with more than a million people in the struggle against unemployment. One-on-one consultations—whether conducted online, over the phone, or via ham radio—kick off a 10-step process that eventually transforms resumés and cover letters from mere pieces of paper into job-winning golden tickets. Along with personalized guidance during a job search, Bakos Group assists workers-to-be by tapping into resources that include career-management tools and a database with more than 15 million employers.
iCircle Technologies repairs cracked screens on all mobile devices including iPhones, iPads, iPods, Samsung Galaxy Series phones, and more. The savvy technicians offer three ways to get your device fixed: customers can drop them off at the store, mail them in, or request the mobile service for at-home repair. For Apple devices missing their extremities, the shop also sells accessories such as USB charging cables and adapters.
Family-owned since 1929, Mirkins Cleaners takes a modern approach to the art of dry cleaning with eco-friendly methods. Happily tumble in leaf piles knowing Mirkins' stain experts can take down any wayward smudge on sport jackets ($7.50), Ugg boots ($22-28), and lumberjacks' two-piece suits ($14.50). Eco-conscious Mirkins uses an efficient, less-polluting cleaning system and biodegradable garment bags, which it recycles along with hangers and children's encyclopedias. Though not included with this Groupon, Mirkins also offers pick up, delivery, and laundry services.
SIGNING Basics' instructors help their students learn to speak without uttering a word. Through private lessons and group classes, they teach American Sign Language to students of all ages and backgrounds. Introductory lessons lead students through the basics of the sign-language alphabet and movements. Advanced classes show students how to carry conversations, enabling them to communicate effectively or correct baseball coaches' faulty ?charge the mound? gestures. Instructors also offer workshops that impart basic techniques for businesses and groups.
Belmont Laundry's garment gurus refresh fabrics and gently banish rogue stains with earth-friendly products. Skilled fabric attendants free shirts (up to $2.55/shirt), pants ($7.95), and sweaters ($7.95) of built-up dust pockets and abandoned condiments. As a courtesy, clothing tenders replace buttons lost through Oxford skirmishes and hang or fold shirts depending on their natural bedroom habitats. Free delivery service returns homesick clothes to the office or home twice a week.