Productivity

What is Document Management and How Can it Reduce Costs?

Almost every company claims that “going paperless” is a priority. But what does that term really mean? What people truly mean when they talk about going paperless is more technical; implementing a document management system (DMS) to create digital paperless workflows. In this post, we will explain what a document management system is and how… Read More

Productivity Technology

What Are Moveable Walls? Are They Worth Buying?

From ultra-lightweight workstations to heavy, traditionally built wall partitions, there is no shortage of options for organizing a workspace to fit its employees’ needs. Changes in the way your workplace is organized can have a significant effect on your employees’ overall productivity. For instance, employee spillover – the tendency for an employee’s nearest neighbours to… Read More

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How to Promote Communicative Efficiency in the Office

Building strong communication within an organization is imperative to internal productivity and efficiency. A recent survey showed 70% of employees are not engaged in the workplace. With the threat of lower productivity and high turnover, employers need to find solutions — and fast. A communication plan is one solution to improve internal engagement by supporting… Read More

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Bringing Nature Indoors [Infographic]

Introducing outdoor elements into an office environment can be very beneficial. In the modern climate-controlled workplace where recycled air and fluorescent lighting are standard, a bit of sunshine and greenery can go a long way toward creating a positive impact. Designers and architects are incorporating natural elements into their interior spaces to provide more than… Read More

Ergonomics Productivity

20 Ways You Can Benefit from Your Office Design [Infographic]

As working professionals, we spend most of our lives in an office environment. However, have you thought about the ways your office can impact how you work? A recent survey conducted by Capital One found that 82% of professionals believe that employees would feel engaged if their employers invested in innovative office spaces. Studies show… Read More

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Remote Work: Pros, Cons, and Common Problems

Working remotely allows employees to complete their daily tasks in an alternative off-site workspace. Remote work can be an effective, and often preferred, substitute to the traditional office space while allowing employees to maintain the roles and responsibilities that their employers require. Remote work enables employees to work from their homes, at co-working spaces, or… Read More

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5 Ways to Promote Collaboration in Your Office

We all may love stories about lone genius inventors making discoveries that change the path of human history, but the truth is innovation rarely works that way. Innovation comes from collaboration, and successful companies are always striving to get better at it. Here are five ways to increase office collaboration and help your employees work… Read More

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