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Blog Tag: office

Pros and Cons of Your Business Going Green
By: Admin    June 19 2018 , 11:09 pm
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Category: Eco-Friendly , Business
Is Your Company Considering Going Green? With pollution still on the rise, more and more companies across the nation are pursuing environmentally-friendly options to limit negative impacts in nature. If you are considering making the leap to a greener company, there are a couple of unexpected perks to it, as well as a few obstacles you may have to prepare for. Costs to Consider The initial cost of switching to energy-efficient technology can add anywhere from 10 to 30 percent to your bill. It is expensive initially because green technology is still relatively new, and supply is more limited. If you cannot afford to buy a new refrigerator, toilet, or cooling system, you could start by replacing a few light bulbs! Those who have switched to more energy-efficient buildings have seen their electricity usage cut by up to 35 percent. Add a few low-flow toilets and you could see your ...
Team Building Activities
By: Admin    May 16 2018 , 08:00 am
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Category: Work , Entertainment
Team building exercises are common among workplaces. The purpose is to help increase team performance, motivation, networking, collaboration skills, and communication. It can be a very useful tool! Since the weather is warming up, you and your co-workers may be starting to catch a bit of spring fever. This is a great opportunity to spend some time out of the office and work on team building skills.Rock ClimbingIf your team is up for a real challenge, rock climbing has recently gained popularity as a team-building exercise. Not only will rock climbing excite your employees more than doing trust falls in the parking lot, but it is a fantastic way to get the blood pumping. A team that sweats together, stays together! Because there is a challenge involved, you can expect to see confidence levels increase when the team overcomes that challenge. Rock climbing takes a lot of trust, so if one of your goals is ...
Time Management for Telecommuting
By: Admin    March 09 2018 , 04:53 pm
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Category: Work , Office Life
Telecommuting is a growing trend. With so many benefits, it is easy to see why people are drawn to working from home. For telecommuters, your office can often be anywhere you have an internet connection. There is less money spent on gas from commuting, more time spent eating in the house instead of out, and less need for expensive business clothes. Telecommuters drive less, which means fewer car emissions – a plus for the environment. Telecommuters can frequently create their own schedules, though this can often be the most challenging part. When you work at home you are responsible for managing your own time.Avoiding DistractionsDistractions are probably the number one enemy of anyone working from home. Unlike your home, offices do not have televisions, books, and 24/7 access to the fridge. This can lead to a greater likelihood of being distracted throughout the work day. Multitasking may seem ...