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Top 5 Tips to Land a Killer Interior Design Internship

Monday, October 8, 2012


Interior design is one of the most fun and creative careers that an individual can possibly choose. It’s also a pretty significantly competitive arena, and it can be really daunting for a soon-to-be graduate who’s looking to start their career in one of the toughest industries around. Getting an internship, while not necessarily something that […]

Top 5 Tips for Improving Intercultural Communication in the Workplace

Monday, August 20, 2012


As our world is expanding, especially as it relates to technology, there are more and more people who are finding themselves working in a multi-cultural environment. This means that they are dealing with people who may be fluent in more than one language and have different customs when it comes to relating to other people. […]

What to Look for When Hiring an Office Manager

Wednesday, August 15, 2012


Office managers are vital team members in any work place. A good manager can keep your office running smoothly, boost employee morale, and maximize efficiency in stressful environments. Likewise, a poor manager can be the tragic downfall of your establishment’s office. When hiring an office manager, there are certain key qualities to look for in […]

Top 5 Ways to Green Your Office

Wednesday, June 20, 2012


Believe it or not, placing a few optional recycling bins around the office and calling it a day does not exactly make your office eco-friendly. If you really want to institute some changes within your business that will help you to shine up your brand image while doing something good for the community that supports […]

Common Challenges of Running a Virtual Office

Sunday, April 29, 2012


The latest trend in the business world is virtual offices. Meaning that your company has no physical office space and instead all employees work from home. Using this set up can help significantly reduce costs as you don’t have to rent office space and stock that office, freeing up some money to invest in other […]

Why a Virtual Office Is As Green As It Gets

Friday, April 13, 2012


Creating a green business may not be easy, but there are so many ways you can turn your company into a proponent of the environment. It’s easy enough to institute a recycling system, conserve water and energy, and even purchase renewable energy certificates. And many companies are willing to shell out the money for even […]

How to Remain Upbeat When Your Internship Is Chaotic

Friday, April 13, 2012


Interns don’t always get the respect that they deserve. Being that many of them are in office environments where a lot of the staff knows that not only are they there temporarily, but that they are working free of charge (or with a very low stipend) as well, sometimes they can feel underappreciated and overworked. […]

Where to Go to Find Eco Friendly Office Furniture and Supplies

Thursday, March 29, 2012


During the spring, it’s usually not just a time for when people are cleaning their homes and office spaces; it’s also when they get the urge to do a bit of renovating. When it comes to your own workplace, if you can relate to wanting to try something new, why not upgrade your office by […]

Pros and Cons of Enforcing an Employee Dress Code

Friday, March 23, 2012


Many offices opt, at some point, to institute an employee dress code. While some small business (or those that rarely host customers or clients) may not choose to enforce a dress code simply because it won’t impact their business one way or another, as your company grows it may become important to present a more […]

Where to Find Inexpensive Office Equipment

Tuesday, March 13, 2012


So you’ve got an office to outfit, but you don’t want to break the bank putting it together. It’s a common problem. Rents are expensive, and you need an attractive, functional office that doesn’t blow your yearly budget. Well, the internet is your greatest resource for finding inexpensive office equipment. There’s literally thousands of websites, […]