How a Plumber Saved My Business

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The title sounds like hyperbole, but I believe it's true. I have a small sales team of three people.

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5 Tips for Optimal Heating During Cold Months

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Heat control during cold seasons is a concern for mostlandlords. Minimising the heat-related costs while ensuring comfort is simplein domestic buildings, but for commercial properties things can get morecomplicated.

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Ways to Secure Your Business's Premises

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There are a number of ways to ensure your business premises are as secure as they can be:-Have the locks changed upon moving into the premisesEnsure there's an alarm system installedEnsure data on your computers are securely storedInstall CCTV cameras in each roomPut valuables in a safe overnightHave the locks changed upon moving into the premisesThis is a straight-forward process if you own the property. Get a locksmith to change the locks to ensure any previous owners/tenants do not have access to the property.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Consider Interlocking Flooring Tiles

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Quick and easy to installThe first and most obvious advantage is the quick and easy install that interlocking floor tiles offer as a flooring solution. With just a few tools including a rubber mallet you can lay a loose lay interlocking floor in a matter of hours. No damp proof membrane, screed or adhesives requiredA loose lay interlocking system allows the floor to breathe and this means no need for damp proof membrane or adhesive.

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On Why Minamlism is Becoming More Popular in Offices

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Minimalism in offices is gaining popularity for a number of reasons. Here are some I can think of that are quite compelling:-No need to use paper in many instances now - lots of information can be shared digitallyMore and more businesses are using shared work spaces, it's easier to set-up and go if you're a minimalistthere's a growing backlash against needless consumerismthere's also a growing popularity in "decluttering" every aspect of your life - getting off social networks, spending more time simply doing nothing (decluttering the mind), and of course literally decluttering the houseLet's look at each one a little closer. Paperless officesWithout the need for paper, you can do away with filing cabinets, printers and you need a lot less desk space.

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The Importance of Using Safe and Durable Business Equipment

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Businesses are only as good as the products or services they provide their customers. An inability to deliver on this fundamental objective spells certain doom for any enterprise. With this in mind, it's important for business owners to focus on the safety and durability of the equipment used in their day-to-day operations.

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My Experiences on Downsizing My Company's Office

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Downsizing should not always be confused with cutting staff - at least, not in the case of my own business! We wanted a smaller office simply because more and more staff had opted to work from home at least half the working week. It made sense - much work can be done via our extranet (our virtual office if you like) - staff could communicate, upload completed work, download new work.

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The Office Environment and Seasonal Problems

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Having moved our operations to a new building, we'd worked hard to create the perfect office environment for the design team. Interior design is a delicate skill that requires a quiet environment to get the best results.

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End of Tenancy Matters to Consider When Your Business Utilises a Rented Office Space

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If there's one thing I've learned in my many years cleaning commercial properties, it's that a landlord is far more aware of the condition of the property at the time just before a tenant moves in. . . than the tenant is. At move-in-time, the tenant has other things on their mind than taking photos of every room prior to moving in properly.

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How We Made Our Office Space More Productive

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We had carpets fitted into our offices to simply make it quieter! Previously the wooden floor boards made such a racket - to the extent it was distracting to both our programmers and designers. It's understandable - work that requires deep concentration also requires a quiet office.

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Office Environment: the Tree Overlooking Our Office

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The tree overlooking our office was loved by everyone in our business. It was our big natural friend that we could look up to when we had a quiet cigarette or just wanted to get away from the office environment.

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On Creating a Customised Office Environment

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I run a medium-sized business that develops software. Our offices have three rooms - one for sales, one for production (software development), one for admin and management.

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Why Should You Choose Bespoke Furniture?

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Furnishing your home for the first time or simply updating your living spaces involves a lot of important things to take into consideration. Since most people today choose to buy things on the Internet for instant gratification, convenience and speed, opting for bespoke furniture could be a more worthwhile investment than what you initially thought. With professional guidance and a trusted company to assist you, choosing bespoke furniture is the best way to ensure that you will have a piece that meets your requirements and budget.

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