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Monthly Archives: September 2018

What’s Lurking in Your Keyboard?

Take a look at your keyboard, what can you see lurking in there? Better still, turn it over and give it a gentle tap on the back. What can you see? Crumbs? Dust? Hair? It’s pretty disgusting, right? I hate to tell you this, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Studies show that […]

How to Create the Perfect Home Office

When working from home or away from the office, it can be difficult to be productive. It’s important to set up your working environment so you can remain focused and achieve your goals. Here are some tips for creating the perfect home office. Colour, Colour, Colour You might not think that colour is important. However, […]

Sorting, Shredding and Recycling Office Paper

Although the amount of paperwork we deal with on a day-to-day basis is slowly reducing, it is still a big part of almost every office. Many offices are beginning to switch to more hi-tech ways of managing paperwork and are storing and sharing electronic copies of some of their documents, but in some cases, using […]

Going Paperless

Climate change is a hot topic and many of us are beginning to do what we can to have less of an impact on the environment – lots of companies are moving away from using plastic packaging, switching to energy efficient lighting, using renewable energy sources, enforcing strict recycling policies – the list goes on. […]

The Greenest City in the U.S.

Chicago is currently the greenest city in the U.S. to work in. Around 70% of its office space is now certified for environmental efficiency. The Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, program rates buildings on environmentally friendly features such as energy efficiency and waters systems, while the Environmental Protection Agency […]