Tag Archives: flexible working

Choose the best location with the right leasing terms for your small business

Is it time for a move? Maybe you’ve been running your small business out of your home along with a team of remote employees or you’re in a co-working space or you’ve just run out of room in your currently leased office, retail or manufacturing space. Whatever the reason and whatever your small business is, … Continue reading Choose the best location with the right leasing terms for your small business »

Focus on team building to foster a winning spirit among your small business employees

With the Super Bowl just around the corner, it seems timely to talk about teams and team building. Where would your small business be without a group of employees working together to promote your values and achieve your small business goals? Since strong teams are built and don’t just happen, you need to make team … Continue reading Focus on team building to foster a winning spirit among your small business employees »

Why mobile apps matter to your small business customers

Consider the importance of mobile apps to small business these days. As we point out in Plantronics guide on How to Get the Most from Apps and Devices for your business, mobile devices are having a major impact on small businesses as employees opt for more flexible work arrangements. As a result, apps that enable … Continue reading Why mobile apps matter to your small business customers »

Why sitting all day long is bad for you and your small business team

Here’s some news that should get your out of your chair. Sitting is bad for your health. In the past few weeks, a number of news stories have been written about the serious consequences of sitting too long.  The Huffington Post writes that extended sitting slows down the metabolism, affecting your HDL (good cholesterol) levels, … Continue reading Why sitting all day long is bad for you and your small business team »

Don’t let bad weather bring your small business productivity to a halt

It’s pretty common to talk about the weather these when the country is experiencing such extreme conditions. Since we have no control over Mother Nature, it makes good sense to take measures to ensure your small business productivity doesn’t take a hit when it’s either too cold or too stormy. For starters, in “How to … Continue reading Don’t let bad weather bring your small business productivity to a halt »

Make accountability part of your small business culture

Do meetings in your office start on time or are you held up by late comers, even those working remotely who invariably dial in late for an audio or video conference? How dedicated are your small business team members to meeting project deadlines? Being punctual for meetings and completing projects on time are part of … Continue reading Make accountability part of your small business culture »