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What Companies Can Do to Build Great Work Cultures

Corporations such as Google, Coca-Cola and more are made famous by their company cultures. With a combination of both fun and work, employees of these companies are often some of the most satisfied in the world. So what is it about these companies that keep their employees excited to work? It’s their cultures. Below are a few tips on how … Read more

Four Embarrassing Office Scenarios and How to Overcome Them

  Awkward Water Cooler Conversation. If your office has a water cooler that frequently gets mistaken as an awkward meeting place, you are in my prayers. Don’t worry too much though, there are ways to overcome the pain you feel from your last visit to the water cooler. One way to avoid the small talk is to simply be antisocial. … Read more

How to Start a Food Truck Business

More common than ever before, Food Trucks have become the lunch break destination of the business world nationwide. According to the research firm IBIS World, the food truck business is a $1 billion industry, with a yearly growth rate of 8.4%. This low cost, low wait business is ideal for anyone interested in the unique dining market—and anyone who wants … Read more

Pros and Cons of a BYOD Policy

With a majority of professionals now using a smartphone, countless apps have been designed to boost personal productivity. A variety of these apps can easily be made beneficial to the workplace, but keeping up with the latest technologies is never cheap. However, many companies are now implementing BYOD, or Bring Your Own Device, policies. Similar to COPE (Corporate owned, Personally … Read more