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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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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 Reduce Your Business Expenses

Creating a successful business can be as much about cutting unnecessary expenses as increasing sales. While this sounds cut-and-dry, the issue is identifying which of your current expenses fall into the ‘unnecessary' category.

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Top Incentives for Starting Your Own Home Business

Home-based businesses are quickly becoming the fastest growing form of business start-ups in America. In fact, over half of the 600,000 new businesses founded each year are grown out of someone's home office of basement.

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Four Low-Cost Ways You Can Expand Your Home-Based Business

Growing any business is a constant challenge and, chances are, today's economic climate is making things more challenging than ever.

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5 Ways a Coworking Space or Executive Suite Can Benefit Your Small Business

Many solo entrepreneurs and small business owners choose to work from home to save money. However, this may not be the best option for those looking to take advantage of the benefits a physical office can offer.

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How to Enhance the Credibility of Your Small Business

Each year, hundreds of startups fail. Although a small percentage, there are also those that make it big and become household names. A large number of startups end up somewhere in the middle. When you are looking for new investors, partners, or clients, having credibility is key. You want people to be able to trust you. Otherwise, they will not take you seriously.

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The Best Apps for Small Business Owners

Those who run a small business often wear multiple hats: from handling customer complaints to monitoring expenses, there is little that goes on without their oversight.

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Common Traits of the Most Successful Small Business Owners

No entrepreneur has ever achieved success without first developing a successful mindset. This mindset builds character, forms positive habits and can eventually help you create success.

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Does Your Business Need a Professional Answering Service?

When you cannot be around a phone 24/7, but you also don't want to miss an important call from a client, how can you find a happy medium? No customer wants to hear a machine pick up their call and ask them to leave a message.

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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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What Services Can a Virtual Office Provide for Your Business

Whether you work from home, run a small business, or simply need temporary office space in a new location, virtual office services can provide the perfect solution. The main purpose of a virtual office is to provide a professional address where virtual office clients can register their business, accept incoming mail and phone calls, and conduct business meetings.

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Should You Consider a Virtual Office for Your Home-Based Business?

Many small business owners and entrepreneurs are looking for ways to keep their overhead down, while maintaining productivity and financial growth. One way to keep costs down is to use a virtual office, which provide businesses with the opportunity to work remotely, while still enabling them to meet clients in a professional setting.

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Big Tips for Small Businesses – The Benefits of Renting Meeting Rooms

There are several reasons why renting meeting rooms, boardrooms or conference rooms would make sense for your business.

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Four Simple Tips for Creating a Smart Home Office

While virtual offices can help your business flourish by providing you with a great business location, the best support team, and the latest in technology solutions for a fraction of the cost, it can be a challenge to design the perfect home office to use in conjunction with virtual office services.

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How to beat the big players

OVER the last 10 years big business has lost many of the advantages it once had making it increasingly easy for small businesses to compete.

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Things To Do In Midtown Manhattan

Home to some of the city's most iconic buildings, including the Empire State Building and the United Nation Headquarters, Midtown Manhattan is the largest business district in the United States.

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How to Create a Non-Compete Agreement

As a small business owner, you've invested a lot into your ideas – so much so that having new employees sign non-compete agreements seems almost second nature.

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Office Space Per Person – How much do I really need?

Not sure how much office space per employee you need? Let us help. See what you should factor in, including office layouts and future business needs.

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Servcorp Spotlight: Sanda Grozdanic

Sanda Grozdanic started with Servcorp as Center Manager, 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue over five years ago. Overseeing operation and sales, we sit down with Sanda to see how business is evolving and leading through the next normal.

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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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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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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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Around the World and Back Again: Servcorp's Coolest International Locations

Servcorp has locations all over the world, at your fingertips. If work allows you to travel, work worldwide in style in some of our incredible locations. We take pride in our addresses, and each and every location offers something a little different. We offer some of the most valuable business addresses in the world, curated by our staff.

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Things To Do In River North Chicago

Conveniently located near public transportation, and plenty of restaurants and shopping options, the River North neighborhood of Chicago hosts the second-largest concentration of art galleries in the United States.

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Five Questions to Ask When Choosing a Virtual Office Provider

If you're considering utilizing the services of a virtual office, you're likely feeling a bit overwhelmed. Where do you start? Should you choose a virtual office solution that's close to home or convenient for your clients? What makes one virtual office provider better than another? If you'd like to promote a professional image and work more productively while saving time and money, these are just a few of the questions you should ask before deciding upon a virtual office provider.

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Presentation Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

For most people, a point will come in their career where presentations are expected of them. To some, this will be an opportunity to show off their elocutionary skills, whereas for others it will be a nervous nightmare.

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Office Design Ideas for Start-Ups

Whether you're renting consistent office space or utilize the services of a virtual office, neglecting your office environment is a mistake.

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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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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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Things To Do In The Chicago Loop

Whether you're in town for the world-famous Lollapalooza or permanently work in one of the historical high-rises, there's plenty to do in the government, financial, theatre, and shopping districts of the famous Chicago Loop.

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Things to Do in Orange County, California

Orange County is one of the hidden gems of Southern California. Between Los Angeles and San Diego, its beach proximity offers incredible weather all year round, and its thriving creative community guarantees the best in food and drink.

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Things To Do In Midtown, Atlanta

Whether you're early to a morning meeting or have time to kill between presentations, you might be wondering what the city of Atlanta has to offer. With a population exceeding 447,000, it's easy to get lost in “the city in the woods”, especially for a visitor or recent transplant.

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Things to Do in Houston's Theater District

Houston is a city of hidden gems. With stretching parks located between gourmet and innovative restaurants, there's always something to do in Space City.

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The Best Office Address in the World: One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center is more than just an office building: it's an ode the strength and resilience of our country. The passion of New York can be seen reflected in its windows, and the best professionals and companies in the world call the building “home.”

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Get to Know Park Avenue: Your Future Office Home

In the heart of the city that never sleeps, Park Avenue not only connects you to New York City, but to the rest of the world.

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Dallas, Texas: Attractions and Things to Do

Everything is bigger in Texas, and Dallas is no exception. With good weather and a good culture, Dallas is a great place to spend time. The beautiful city is in an ideal location, with trips to Austin, New Orleans, and other cities just a good drive or short flight away.

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Five Ways to Stay Healthy While Working In an Office

No matter how active your lifestyle may be, a desk job requires you to be seated for the majority of your time spent in the office.

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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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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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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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Money Saving Tips for Working from Home

Working from home, or telecommuting is a growing trend in the business world. For individuals, it is seen as a chance to spend more time with loved ones without having to relocate or commute.

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Things To Do In Los Angeles' Financial District

Whether you're a Los Angeles native or are headed to The Golden State for business purposes, there's plenty to do in the land of sunshine, sandy beaches, and Hollywood glitz and glamour.

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Servcorp Onefone - One number, One bill, Onefone

Servcorp is pleased to announce the launch of the latest IT and communications product designed to help you do business more effectively. Servcorp Onefone offers you a better way to stay in touch wherever your work takes you!

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How to Handle Reputation Assaults in the World of Social Media

Social media can be the single best or the only worst thing to happen to your business. If you can create a voice and a brand over social media, you'll be able to reach and communicate with a worldwide audience.

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Four Influential Review Sites for Small Businesses

No matter your opinion on them, online reviews are crucial for any business. According to surveys, 90 percent of people are influenced by positive reviews, 86 percent are influenced by negative reviews, and 79 percent of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations.

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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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How to Get the Most Out of a Virtual Office Space

Throughout the years, virtual offices have transformed from a secret among tech-savvy entrepreneurs to a concept even the most conservative business are starting to embrace. Whether you're interested in protecting your home address, appearing more professional, or having a secretary field your calls without having to pay for a full-time staff, a virtual office is the answer.

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