How do I build the perfect home office?
With over half of the UK workforce reported to be working remotely by 2020 according to Small Buisiness, as well as reports highlighting that currently over 1.5 million people are now working from home, it’s become more important than ever to create that perfect `home office`. Working from home offers that great work life balance, with the benefits for both employers and employees being detailed by numerous organisations and HR professionals around the UK. […]
What a great admin team looks like.
Let’s start by saying that building any team, let alone a great admin team, isn’t an easy task! Like most things it takes time, trust and if we’re honest a lot of patience! It’s about building such a strong team that everything functions without the need for rigorous hands-on management. Every team member feels valued (a big factor within admin teams) and because of this their productivity levels not only increase but they will continue […]
A day in the life of a kick-ass Office Manager
A day in the life of an Office Manager There are a number of superstars within every organisation, but the role of the Office Manager in particular throws up something new every day! Not everyone knows and understands the ins and outs of what an Office Manager actually does, or indeed how they fill their time! So below we’ve provided a brief insight into the day in the life of Office Manager, Joanne (and by […]
How do I buy the best printer for my small business
No matter what size office or environment you work from, the office printer is the one piece of equipment that is always deemed as essential. We talk about being in the digital age, but there are still a number of people (myself included) that like the option for hard copies to be made available – hence the printer may have adapted with changes in technology and advances, but it will never go away completely. […]
Genuine vs Compatible Cartridges. The Truth.
In the office world it’s the ultimate debate. What’s better for your printer…original ink or compatible cartridges?! It’s a complicated debate with comments and opinions based around quality, price and budgets, everyone can have an opinion. But do they really know the facts? Do actually they know what the differences are beyond quality and price? Would they be able to notice the difference if you were to do a blind test using the different cartridges? […]