How To Upgrade Your Cubicles To Be Eco-Friendly

Eco-Office Gals

As more and more working professionals realize how important protecting the planet is, they are upgrading their cubicles to be eco-friendly. At the same time, you can save yourself capital while upgrading your cubicles. Take these steps to upgrade your cubicles to be more eco-friendly.

Cubicle Etiquette 101

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Cubicle Etiquette 101 By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, November 01, 2007 Filed Under: Office Gossip , Productivity D o you find that your colleagues are hovering around you when youre on the phone? If you work in a cubicle, here are some guidelines to follow for good cubicle etiquette: You see the person you wish to talk to on the phone. If you are going to enter another staff members cubicle, make sure to knock first.

Beyond the Cubicle: Deskless Workforce Getting Left Behind

Small Business CEO

Somewhere in the neighborhood of 3 billion (80%) of the global workforce now works in a deskless environment. … The post Beyond the Cubicle: Deskless Workforce Getting Left Behind appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Strange, when one considers the digital shift that’s been occurring these last two decades, with many physical labor jobs having been replaced by automation technology and apps that can do the most complicated of tasks.

8 Tips For Establishing The Most Productive Office Environment

Small Business CEO

The environment we work in has a considerable impact on both our level of wellbeing and our productivity. With the above in mind here are 8 practical tips to follow to establish a productive office environment; Go Open Plan.

Attracting Productivity: Work Environments

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Attracting Productivity: Work Environments By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, September 02, 2008 Filed Under: Client Service , Job Seeking , Networking , Productivity D o you think of yourself as a productive person? There are many reasons for this, such as not enough money, a crumby boss or a negative work environment. The work environment is great and I have an amazing boss.

Hacking Corporate: How to Create the Work Environment You Want

Productivityist

Yet, what is critically neglected in corporate is how an office environment can either foster or destroy the amount of value an employee contributes. . Which environment creates more value: one where employees have autonomy to pursue a challenging, purpose-driven career, or one where he or she is constrained to a cubicle, micro-managed, and challenged with unnecessary meetings? In practice, this may mean you work from a location other than your cubicle.

Guest Post: Simple Green Office Practices

Eco-Office Gals

that will help in the preservation of the environment. Rather than driving to work every day, risking the emission of harmful toxins into the environment, try arranging a carpool with co-workers. The first is to bring a few desk plants to decorate your cubicle.

Listening to Your Neighbours

Laughing all the Way to Work

I work in a cubicle and hear things going on around me all the time. If my co-worker in the next cubicle is away and someone comes looking for her I usually know where she has gone as we regularly call out to each other where we are going as we rush off to do a photocopying job or send a fax. There are advantages and disadvantages to hearing your neighbours in a work environment. It is amazing what you pick up from your neighbours.

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Tips To Keep Your Millennial Employees Committed and Engaged

Office Dynamics

Having a creative work environment. Work Environment. Work environment is key when it comes to employee motivation and job satisfaction. Steer away cubicles, drab furniture and neutral colors. Creativity Executive Blog Problem Solving Teamwork Work Environment Work-Life BalanceIt’s important that companies take into account workforce demographics, so they can effectively manage and utilize their talents for future growth.

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Co-Workers Annoying You?

Professional Assistant Blog

I also work in an environment where it gets a little too loud at times. 0comments for this post Post a Comment Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Subscribe to Posts via Feed Subscribe to Posts via Email Featured Posts Write An Effective Out Of Office Assistant Message Cubicle Etiquette Get A Job With A Thank You Letter How to Copy Tables from Word to Powerpoint Want to Decorate Your Cubicle/Office?

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What You Need to Know About Renovating Your Office

Eco-Office Gals

Deciding to make a change in décor is really about deciding to make a positive change in the office environment , one that will be beneficial to you, your employees and your clients. Try taking down the cubicles and creating a space that is clean, refreshed and open.

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The Paperless Payroll

Eco-Office Gals

Almost all of the positons worked in today’s offices and cubicles around the world are worked entirely with technology. Be it computers, phones, tablets, and other digital devices, seldom will you find a position that doesn’t utilize at least a computer.

Does Office Design Really Affect Productivity?

Productivity Bits

The best office concept relies on employee freedom, allowing the employee to choose their work environment. Companies should embrace both the open plan type office and the cubicle design, to provide workers with a choice.

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7 Surprising Benefits of Coworking Spaces

Dumb Little Man

If you’ve never seen one, it’s a shared office environment that your employees can use for however long is necessary. The collaborative and innovative nature of these environments seems to attract this demographic.

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The Most Eco-Friendly Lighting Options for Your Office

Eco-Office Gals

It just so happens that there are all kinds of options, at varying price points and levels of efficiency, for the business owner looking to make a simple change that could have a big impact on the environment and the budget.

Need Office Space? Why Co-Working Might Be Your Perfect Green Solution

Eco-Office Gals

Whether you’re someone who currently works from home, is starting a new business or would like to pay less rent than the office space that you currently have, we have five good reasons why you might want to consider co-working: for the sake of you, your company and the overall environment. When you are in an environment where a lot of people have a similar mindset, you are bound to find yourself find yourself in a community of people a lot like yourself.

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Simple Ways to Create a Sustainable Outdoor Office Space

Eco-Office Gals

For decades, you could walk into any office in the country and see much the same thing — individual cubicles, shuttered windows and fluorescent lighting.

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6 Tips for Focusing When Writing

Daily Writing Tips

As I struggle to keep deadlines, I realize that my work environment is filled with distractions – whether it’s other people’s conversations filling my head or the flashing of my instant-messaging window telling me a co-worker has a question. In a cubicle environment, conversations carry.

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Live Life to Its Fullest: 39 Ways to Live and Not Merely Exist

Dumb Little Man

Get out of your cubicle. Break free from the cubicle environment, and do your work on a laptop in a coffee shop, on a boat or in a log cabin. “The proper function of man is to live – not to exist.” ” – Jack London.

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How to Manage (and Minimize) Workplace Interruptions

Eat Your Career

This kind of thing really depends heavily on the kind of work environment you’re in and your position so it’s not one-size-fits-all. They have pretty Japanese inspired designs ( like this one ) as well as plain old cubicle style ones.

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Going Green to Save Green: 3 Money-Saving Office Solutions

Eco-Office Gals

Flooring: Choosing a decidedly green flooring option like bamboo, linoleum, wool, or other FSC certified hardwood is a good place to start saving: the environment and your money. What does this mean for the environment, your business, and saving money?

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How to Deal with Annoying Coworkers

Eat Your Career

If you share a cubicle wall, inquire about switching desk locations. Anxiety, depression and stress can all influence the way you feel about your environment and how you react to others. We’ve all had coworkers who just rub us the wrong way.

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What Submariners Can Teach You About Doing the Job Right

On The Job

If work isn’t done right every single time, it could lead to dangers that someone in a cubicle might never face. A major flaw in our system of government, and even in industry, is the latitude allowed to do less than is necessary. Admiral Hyman G. Rickover, father of the nuclear U.S.

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How to Make a Small In-Home Office Work for You

Productivity Bits

Plus, your salary is seemingly limitless, you can take your work on the road with you, and you even avoid the sometimes petty office politics that swirl the office cubicles. Working from home offers many benefits to those that simply don’t want to drag themselves to the office every day.

Pros & Cons of Your Collaborative Work Space

Office Dynamics

Last week, I was researching the pros and cons of today’s collaborative (open-space) work environment. They are wondering how they are supposed to stay focused or watch a webinar when their environment is so open. Get together with your cubicle buddies and set some ground rules.

Bury the Hatchet

Office Dynamics

In the administrative work environment, sometimes a cubicle wall can seem insurmountable. Let’s demonstrate signs of unity over the cubicle walls. Let’s create a new environment by being part of the newness and letting the old ways go like last season’s shoes. Monday Motivator, 17 January 2011. Bury the Hatchet. By Nancy Fraze for Joan Burge. In the wake of the recent tragedy in Tucson, the President has called for the nation to come together.

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What Does Your "Brand" Advertise?

Office Dynamics

Whether or not we admit it, both our appearance and desk environment speak volumes about our work quality and buy-in to our profession. Since the conference, I began to think long and hard about my cubicle and desk, finally concluding it didn’t say enough about professionalism, ability or asset. My cubicle contained mementos, colorful bric-a-brac, quotes and images that spoke to me, but not about my capabilities. What Does Your “Brand” Advertise?

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Bury the Hatchet

Office Dynamics

In the administrative work environment, sometimes a cubicle wall can seem insurmountable. Let’s demonstrate signs of unity over the cubicle walls. Let’s create a new environment by being part of the newness and letting the old ways go like last season’s shoes. Monday Motivator, 17 January 2011. Bury the Hatchet. By Nancy Fraze for Joan Burge. In the wake of the recent tragedy in Tucson, the President has called for the nation to come together.

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5 Quick Fixes To Improve Your Mental Health

Dumb Little Man

Our environments are noisy. 8 Ways To Survive Cubicle Lifestyle And Take Care Of Your Health. In a hectic world where everyone and everything seems to run at 100mph, it’s important to take care of yourself and in particular, improve your mental health.

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5 Ways To Combat Stress At Work

Productivity Bits

Organize Your Work Environment. Get Life Outside Of The Cubicle. Your cubicle, or office, can easily become a pit of boredom. There are many other ways to find life outside of your cubicle. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. S tress is a silent killer. It is anti-productivity. A survey says that 40% of American workers report that their job are very or extremely stressful.

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6 Ways to Get Yourself to Achieve Anything

Dumb Little Man

So, how do we create an environment that will allow us to develop these constantly fleeting skills instead of taking the more compelling option of watching reruns of Seinfeld all day? That’s why it’s so important to set reminders for yourself in and around your environment.

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4 Ways to Cope with Difficult Colleagues

Professional Assistant Blog

Do they make inappropriate comments in a professional environment? Here are some more articles on dealing with difficult co-workers: Cubicle Ettiquette Former Colleagues - Good or Bad? Home About Me Advertise 4 Ways to Cope with Difficult Colleagues By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, December 04, 2007 Filed Under: Productivity D o you find yourself having to deal with a difficult person in your office?

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Productivity Nuggets Of The Week (September 11 2010)

Productivity Bits

Get Your Home Office Organized For Increased Productivity – Productivity requires that you organize your work environment. Your home-office is an important part of your daily life – whether you are working from home or working full time in an office (or if you are like most knowledge workers, that is a cubicle). Although this addresses the needs of the telecommuters, most of the tips are likewise applicable to the cubicle dwellers. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal.

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What Does Your "Brand" Advertise?

Office Dynamics

Whether or not we admit it, both our appearance and desk environment speak volumes about our work quality and buy-in to our profession. Since the conference, I began to think long and hard about my cubicle and desk, finally concluding it didn’t say enough about professionalism, ability or asset. My cubicle contained mementos, colorful bric-a-brac, quotes and images that spoke to me, but not about my capabilities. What Does Your “Brand” Advertise?

2011 102

Minimizing Distractions to Increase Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

For the most part it is extremely common for most people to have difficulties in keeping focused on a single task, especially in today’s multitasking environment at any office or job you might undertake. External distractions can be extremely counterproductive in any work environment, especially if coworkers don’t understand the hints you give them when you need to be left alone. This post was written by a guest author.

2012 190

7 Tips to Happy Coworking with Your Pets

Dumb Little Man

Otherwise you’ll likely find yourself back in the cubicle farm and someone on the other end of Pickles’ leash! It may surprise you to know a few facts: There are about 80 million dogs and more than 90 million cats nice and comfy in U.S.A. homes.

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8 Ways To Eliminate Distractions When Working On A Computer

Productivity Bits

Those working in the office and the cubicle dwellers are most prone to the temptations of online distractions. Be entertained by the natural environment in your office surroundings. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. W ith all the cool social networking tools that are available to us today, our need to be connected are easily satisfied by a simple click on the mouse.

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Dealing Effectively With Information Overload At Work

Productivity Bits

But delegating tasks to others has become a luxury that we can hardly afford given the new environment we’re dealing with in this Information Age. Make your car a mini-extension of your office or cubicle. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link].

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How To Overcome Disruptions And Achieve Your Productivity Goals

Productivity Bits

In reality, we do not have control over most of the things that transpire in our work environment. If your buddy knocks at your door or cubicle to ask your opinion about your favorites sports, your brain does not just shut to find a stopping point where you can get back after the meaningless discourse with your buddy ends. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

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Men Wearing Shorts At The Office?

Professional Assistant Blog

I work in a back office environment, where 99% of our client interaction is via the phone, e-mail or outside of the office, so I can wear jeans and a t-shirt. Post from: Administrative Assistant Tips 2comments for this post Jodith I have no problems with shorts in the office if its a casual environment (and I mean casual, not business casual). However, for business casual and business dress environments, Im still a purist.

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The Habit Of Getting Things Done

Productivity Bits

Stress-Free Environment - Is your cubicle optimized for productivity? Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

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4 Ways to Enjoy Each Day and Do More With Your Life

Dumb Little Man

” My friend just nodded and walked back to his cubicle with tears in his eyes. Now, after you remind yourself how great it is to have a job in a safe, warm environment with interesting people and steady work, don’t you think it will be easier to enjoy your time in the office?

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Your Personal Style at Work

Office Dynamics

For example, if you’ve decorated your cubicle with a collection of Beanie Babies, or if you’ve hung amusing posters like those found in college dorms, changes are higher-ups will not take you seriously as a person whose workspace is more business and less casual. And yet, it’s not a sterile environment, devoid of any personal meaning to me.

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