Administrative Professionals’ Day 2014

As the work force expanded during and following World War II, secretaries became an essential part of the growing economy. Though traditionally thought of as a job for women during the transition from de facto homemaker, the profession has evolved in title, responsibilities and diversity.

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Spring cleaning: Fostering a more productive workspace

Along with warm weather, picnic lunches and outdoor activities, the spring season brings along the perfect time to tidy up around the office.

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Simple techniques for destressing in the workplace

Stress Awareness Month offers an excellent opportunity to discuss stress in the workplace and encourage employees to practice destressing techniques.

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Ways to ensure your company is #trending

Maintaining an active presence on social media is key to any company’s survival.

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Designing an office environment for maximum productivity

Based on the assumption of a 40-hour work week, employees spend nearly 25 percent of a given year at the office. As a result, the appearance and atmosphere of an office is key for employee happiness and retention.

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Focus on existing customers to raise sales margins

The desire to add customers and increase market share is undeniable. On the surface, it seems to be the most logical approach to increase profits. However, according to Forbes, building relationships with current clients is important.

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Embrace Reach As High As You Can Day

Each day offers the chance to work toward personal and professional goals. With Reach as High As You Can Day, April 14, just behind us it’s a great time to plan and evaluate achievable goals.

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How to throw an Easter-themed party for employees

Easter is a defining holiday of springtime that ushers in thoughts of blossoming flowers and children running through the yard hunting for Easter eggs. However, celebrations aren’t just for kids. The Easter season is a great time to remind employees how valuable they are with a themed party and personalized business gifts.

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Taking advantage of the latest social network updates

As more people adopt these social media sites in their every day activities, the formats constantly change to meet the rising need of their users.

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Promoting National Poetry Month

Organizations that wish to celebrate National Poetry Month have a number of potential activities in which they can participate, ranging from hosting their own companywide poetry contest to volunteering in the community to promote literacy.

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