Security at the Office: 8 Ways to Ensure Sensitive Information Doesn’t Leave the Workplace

For businesses, keeping things like passwords, personal information, financial records, etc. safe is a top concern. In addition to keeping this sensitive information safe from outsiders, it is also important to take steps to ensure that employees aren’t accidentally (or intentionally) sharing it with others. Regardless of what industry you are in, you undoubtedly have information that you do not want to leave your office. Here are a few tips for keeping sensitive information safe. Continue reading “Security at the Office: 8 Ways to Ensure Sensitive Information Doesn’t Leave the Workplace”

8 Tools to Help You Communicate and Collaborate Easier at the Office

If you feel like you and your employees waste too much time on things like sending emails, working out projects, and updating each other on progress, you certainly are not alone. While sending an email may only take a few minutes, it is easy to waste hours emailing back and forth about a project. It can also be extremely difficult just to get everyone on the same page. And when that happens, you will likely find yourself devoting a lot of time to briefing your team on progress and goals. Continue reading “8 Tools to Help You Communicate and Collaborate Easier at the Office”

7 Ways to Reuse and Recycle Printer Paper

You probably already know that there are a lot of great programs that allow you to recycle printer toner and printer ink cartridges, but what about printer paper? If your office has a recycling program, loose sheets of paper can just be tossed in the bin. It can be a bit tricky, though, if your office uses colored paper. White paper is easy to recycle, but brightly colored pages can ruin entire batches during the recycling process. Continue reading “7 Ways to Reuse and Recycle Printer Paper”

Printing 101: The Difference Between Toner and Inkjet Cartridges

Modern technology has made turning digital files into tangible documents very easy. Printers are more affordable than ever before but choosing the right one isn’t always easy. In addition to paying attention to the upfront cost, you also need to factor in the cost of consumables. Modern printers use one of two types of consumable material–toner and inkjet cartridges. Ink is the liquid that is used in inkjet printers while toner is a powdered material that is used in laser printers. Continue reading “Printing 101: The Difference Between Toner and Inkjet Cartridges”

10 Thought-Provoking Interview Questions to Ask Candidates

The process of interviewing and hiring employees differs from company to company. For companies who are looking to fill a very important role, interviews can take weeks, months, and even years to complete. The more important and integral the role to be filled, the more important it will be to find the perfect person. That often means multiple interviews of the same people to cut down the list and find the candidate with the skills best suited to the company. Continue reading “10 Thought-Provoking Interview Questions to Ask Candidates”

10 Wildest Cyber-Attacks of 2017

Every year we hope that cyber-attacks will not worsen, and we’ll finally have figured out the formula for stopping them. However, it seems that the problem only continues to be a huge issue for online databases all over the world. Regardless of whether you’re talking about a business in the Fortune 500, a small start-up down the street, or a personal e-mail, every single day accounts and information are being stolen, leaked, and held captive. Continue reading “10 Wildest Cyber-Attacks of 2017”

Halloween Is Just Around the Corner. How Does Your Holiday Packaging Influence Consumer Behavior?

Product packaging is just one component of a product’s success, but it is also a very vital part. When done properly, effective packaging will not only keep a product protected, but it will also have the ability to attract customers, effectively advertise, and speak to the brand of the company.

When a product is poorly packaged, a company immediately runs the risk of looking unprofessional, and they may lose some of their customers as a result. When a product is delivered, a customer should feel as though they’re opening a gift made just for them. It is an experience that they should enjoy every time something is delivered, which will urge them to continue their relationship with a specific brand. Continue reading “Halloween Is Just Around the Corner. How Does Your Holiday Packaging Influence Consumer Behavior?”

10 Marketing Color Schemes to Increase Customer Sales

It’s well-known that colors have a way of changing moods and energies in all kinds of environments. Some colors are able to evoke energy and creativity, while others are better known for creating a more relaxed, calm state of mind. It’s important when you’re choosing colors that you consider what kinds of emotions and attitudes each color tends to bring out in people before choosing a color scheme. Continue reading “10 Marketing Color Schemes to Increase Customer Sales”