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Covid-19: Changes in Consumer Purchase Behaviour and What Are Consumers Looking For in 2022?

Find out what consumer purchasing behavior is, why it's important to your marketing strategy, and the shift toward heavily experience driven satisfaction that has occurred as a result of COVID-19.

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Hybrid Offices: The Post-Covid Workspace Solution

Since the pandemic, many businesses have realised that the hybrid office concept and demand for remote work has not only increased, but is likely here to stay.

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What is Flexible Workspace? Why Flexible Office Spaces are becoming common

Learn what it means to have a flexible workspace and the benefits you can get from using one. Discover ways to implement flex-space into your business, which technology you need, and tips for setting up these spaces successfully.

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How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Coworking Desk in the USA?

The concept of coworking has been around for decades, however since Covid the desire for flexible workspace solutions for employees and businesses has become more viable than ever.

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Where to meet clients when working from home: The first impression

Now that working from home is a common occurrence, one of the most frequent questions which arise is where should I meet my clients?

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Tips for renting your first office space: small businesses

The endeavour of renting a new office space for small businesses is a significant step and a milestone to celebrate upon completion.

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Time is money: Why delegating is important for businesses

Every business should have the goal of reducing time spent on repetitive tasks which produce minimum or no capital and redirect that time on tasks which create the most amount of money.

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How to start your own law firm from home [2022]

One of the biggest costs of running a law firm is getting an office space. Although operating from home provides a factor of convenience it also presents the challenge of not knowing how clients will perceive your firm.

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Hub-And-Spoke Office Model: What is it, what are the benefits, is it a hybrid solution?

The appeal for flexible and smarter workspaces has dramatically increased, allowing the hub and spoke model to resurface as it favours the well sought out hybrid working conditions.

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How to make your business environmentally friendly

As a business, we all must recognise that one way or the other we contribute towards climate instability and the more effort we place into being environmentally conscious, the longer we preserve Earth and fulfil our responsibility.

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Virtual Business Plans and Pricing for New York City Businesses

Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner with a remote office setup but a need for a physical address for contracts, meetings, shipping, and mail services?

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What is Hot Desking? Why it’s beneficial for businesses to increase productivity and collaboration?

In today's business world, hot desking has allowed people to move around desks within a day, making it useful for both self-employed people and large businesses corporates to keep productive and connected while on the move. Read on to find out more about hot desking and how it can benefit your business.

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Guide to Choosing a Virtual Office Address vs. P.O. Box for Home-Based Businesses

When choosing the best address for a home-based business, consider the pros & cons of both virtual offices & post office boxes.

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How to downsize your business in 2022 without losing credibility

When a business downsizes the first thing that takes a hit is its credibility and public perception. Although a company may need to reduce either its physical or organisational size due to financial reasons, it’s important to not appear unstable.

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What is Coworking?

Coworking spaces are being adopted by more large companies aiming to eliminate the cost of under-utilized and empty office space, and also give employees greater flexibility when and where they work from. Although this is an important factor, coworking spaces offer a lot more than simply reducing business expenses.

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How to Make Your Company More Attractive to Gen Y Employees

Millennials are quite literally the future. As they continue to innovate and bring creativity to markets that may have been lacking before, bringing them into your business is essential for continued growth and success. Gen Y employees have grown up in a different world than Gen X employees, and therefore have different workplace expectations and goals.

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Why remote working is a cybersecurity risk [2022]

Security risks have always been a concern for all businesses but this has been exacerbated through poor remote work practices such as unsafe Wi-Fi networks, personal device usage, email scams and weaker security control.

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Do you have Zoom fatigue?

Mental exhaustion from Zoom calls and videoconferencing is reaching peaks like never before. Co-working to maintain in-person communication and for a change of environment may be the solution you need.

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Mail Forwarding with Virtual Business Address For Work at Home Businesses

As the amount of virtual office services available to your business expands, it's essential to understand what a virtual office service provider can do for your growing business.

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Defining the Modern Concept of a Business Professional

When you think of a business professional, you might imagine a well-dressed person working out of an office between the hours of 9 and 5. For decades, this has been the standard. In the last few years, however, this concept of a business professional has changed dramatically.

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Four Benefits of a Virtual Office

For decades, the image of working has always been tied to a place of work or business – usually an office. However, the times are changing and, as the concept of flexible working gains traction and popularity, the idea of a remote or virtual office becomes more and more accepted.

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Better Than Siri: What Your Virtual Assistant Can Do For You

As an entrepreneur, you are used to doing everything yourself. However, at a certain point, you'll have to start handing off tasks to someone else.

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Tips for Working with Temp Agencies

In certain situations, temporary workers can be beneficial – they're available right away, can meet the needs of your small business at a much lower cost than a regular full-time employee with benefits, and can be used on an as-needed basis.

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Measuring the Business Value of a Virtual Receptionist

Making smart financial decisions for your business is vital to its success, and to do this, you have to be able to measure the effectiveness of certain projects and initiatives.

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How to futureproof your workspace, post-COVID.

There’s no denying the COVID-19 pandemic has inalterably changed the way we work.

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The numbers are in. Workspaces will change post-COVID. Discover what that means for your business.

COVID-19 lockdowns and government restrictions have pushed tens of millions worldwide to work from home, accelerating a remote working experiment that had been struggling to catch on for more than a decade.

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The Top Questions to Ask Yourself Before Renting Office Space

So you've decided to scale up from the coffee shop but are uncertain as to which type of office space will benefit your growing business?

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Remote Working: The Best Medicine for Burned Out Employees

Burnout in the workplace is a common issue that employers and employees have to deal with all the time. Perhaps you've experienced it yourself or have seen the signs with others in your workplace. Lack of engagement and interest, higher levels of stress, and increased procrastination all lead to a significant reduction in productivity which can severely harm your business' ability to operate.

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How to Fight Employee Burnout

If you've noticed your employees are more irritable than usual, are calling in sick more often, and aren't as productive, have you stopped to consider that the problem may not be the employee, but rather their job? They could be suffering from employee burnout: a state of emotional and physical exhaustion caused by a long period of stress and resulting in a feeling of emptiness and frustration.

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How to Overcome the Talent Shortage

So, you've found the candidate you cannot live without. They have the education, the experience, and the drive you are looking for. Guess what? You probably aren't the only company that's interested in hiring them.

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5 Types of People Who Benefit from Coworking Space

There's been an increase in the number of professionals working outside of the conventional office environment. The most common alternative is working from home.

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Virtual Office Q and A: Answers to Your Virtual Office Questions

Investing in a virtual office can be a great investment in the future of your business but, as with any other kind of financial commitment, you probably have a lot of questions.

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The Pros and Cons of Employee Background Checks

In many industries, it is standard procedure to run background checks on prospective employees before officially offering them a position.

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Los Angeles: The Perfect Location for Your (Virtual) Office

Los Angeles is more than just perfect weather, the sunshine, celebrities, and good food, although it does have all of the above. Los Angeles is the perfect location for your virtual office. So why choose Los Angeles over other major cities, like New York or Chicago?

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Working remotely is more than a trend, it’s here to stay

The past years have shown a significant increase in remote working trends. Everyone from the employers to the employee have seen flexibility and opportunity from the ability to work from home, and this year, the COVID-19 pandemic has cemented that it’s here to stay.

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5 tips to ease the tedium of working from home

If working from home tips you over the edge of sanity, you’re not alone.

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How to keep your business running smoothly through the COVID-19 outbreak

The Coronavirus outbreak is causing chaos for businesses worldwide. With workers unable to even get into their offices and having to work from home, traditional office setups are dealing with some big challenges.

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