The Great Calendar Debate - Paper or Electronic - 21 Experts Weigh.

Stephanie LH Calahan

  One item frequently purchased at this time of year is a calendar or planner for the upcoming year.  I relied on the Franklin Covey Planner for YEARS in the corporate environment long before Web 2.0; It is perfect for people who are in sales of any kind, especially if the customer or client does not generally make a buying decision immediately, or if follow up is needed after the initial purchase. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

Guest Post: Simple Green Office Practices

Eco-Office Gals

While going paperless and switching to recycled office supplies is usually an executive decision , because going green can be challenging, inconvenient, and let’s be honest, expensive—employers might not be so gung-ho about turning their facilities into an eco-friendly workplace. 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.


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These Upgrades Will Make Your Home Eco-Friendly Instantly

Dumb Little Man

Big investments or purchases like a house require upkeep and regular maintenance to ensure everything is in good condition. Building an eco-friendly home brings about many advantages for the environment and your own (e.g., Your home is where you feel the safest and most comfortable.

2021 170

Little Green Footsteps

Eco-Office Gals

There are examples of organizations who have successfully eliminated unnecessary paper waste in their organization by digitizing key business processes, such as the mail room, accounts payable, expenses. use; holiday forms, purchase order sign-off, invoice sign off, expenses, just to name a few. For instance, if you need, but don’t have high speed scanning equipment then don’t bother going out and buying more expensive equipment.

How to Implement a Zero Waste Business Strategy

Eco-Office Gals

Fewer toxins in the environment mean healthier human populations across the board — including, more than likely, fewer sick days taken by employees. Slashed Expenses.

2020 196

Ten Simple Ways to Go Green On A Budget

Eco-Office Gals

Most people associate “going green” with buying expensive products like organic vegetables, environmentally friendly cleaning products, and electric cars. Plastics damage our natural environment by leaching toxins into the ground and water. For example, using your own stainless steel water bottle instead of purchasing water in plastic bottles can save you hundreds of dollars per year! . Purchase a low-flow shower head to reduce the amount of water used when showering.

2018 125

10 Easy Tricks On How To Save More

Dumb Little Man

If you are trying to cut down on your expenses and start saving, these things can easily put you off track. Transferring cash online from your main account to a deposit account each month can be difficult, especially if you think you need all the money for your expenses. When you put off a decision and you decide not to take immediate action, you get to avoid unnecessary expenses. Give up your expensive habits. You can use it to purchase your goal.

2017 157

9 Unconventional Ways to Save Money

Dumb Little Man

Give Up Those Expensive Habits. This isn’t just expensive, but also bad for your health. If you want to save some money, it is time to cut down on those entertainment expenses. Stream some fitness classes or purchase aerobic videos at a low cost. Water conservation isn’t just cost-effective, but it actually helps preserve our environment. Are you looking for ways to save some money? Most of us do, but only a few people know how to really achieve this.

2019 168

10 Benefits Of Hybrid Mattresses

Dumb Little Man

On the other hand, hybrid mattresses offer a cooler sleeping environment because of the innerspring core’s breathability. The only thing that you should consider when looking for a hybrid mattress is the cost because it can be expensive compared to some kinds of mattresses.

2021 154

Top Ways to Make Money While Studying Abroad

Dumb Little Man

After all, it is a great opportunity to study in a different academic environment while exploring a new culture. As they are away from home, they have to take care of every expense on their own — from tuition fee, accommodation, books, traveling to food. There are many ways to earn money to fund your tuition fees and expenses while studying abroad. You can also ask your friends if they can purchase anything from you.

2019 168

Money-Saving Hacks for Busy People

Dumb Little Man

As a busy person, you know how hard it is to find time to plan your finances, calculate your expenses, and review your budget. This way, you can stay on track and purchase only the things you really need. You won’t end up storing most of your unused purchases at the back of your closet. You also get to help the environment by reducing plastic waste. When your credit card bill comes, you’ll be surprised by how large your small purchases amounted to.

2018 147

6 Simple Ways To A Greener Business

Small Business CEO

Aside from the fact that your company does its share to preserve and nurture the environment, it is also good for business since it would allow you to conserve resources which means, more savings. While there are businesses which do not require travel, most still do and purchasing hybrid vehicles would be easier on the budget if you look at the big picture. Economy & Environment Entrepreneurs energy conservation green business

2011 68

The Green Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Workforce

Eco-Office Gals

Below, we have enclosed five other reasons for you to take into “going virtual” into serious consideration: It’s better for the environment. Therefore, you don’t need to purchase additional furniture or equipment and you don’t have to pay for monthly utilities to keep it up and running either. That way, you can save money on travel expenses. That’s because individuals can work in a familiar and more relaxed environment.

2013 164

Saving Post-Acute Care For Future Generations

Dumb Little Man

Cutting costs in a post-acute care environment is difficult. Labor is expensive because training is necessary. In the past, the only place to trim spending was in purchasing through group purchasing organizations. Nursing homes are struggling to make ends meet, but why?

2020 183

10 Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Eco-Office Gals

Purchase Furniture Responsibly. Bamboo or solid wood furniture might be more expensive, but it has many merits. Next time you’re shopping for furniture, be mindful of its potential effects on your indoor air quality and on the environment. When you hear the term “eco-friendly,” your mind might jump to advancements like solar panels , electric cars, and walls that keep heat inside.

2015 191

The Growth of the Online Mattress Market

Dumb Little Man

Here are the figures to help you understand: 80% of shoppers look for free delivery as a factor when deciding where to purchase a mattress. Taking the guesswork out of buying a mattress, especially in an environment where the shopper can’t take the bed for a test, online mattress retailers often offer a generous return policy and some even offer free trials. These days, people are getting new mattresses every 8 or 9 years as opposed to once every 10 years just a decade ago.

2018 156

Top 5 Green Accounting Solutions for Your Business

Eco-Office Gals

The good news is that we’ve done some reading and researching and come up with five solid tips that will definitely make your life easier while doing your part to make the environment that much better. When it comes to being energy-efficient, one of the best things that you can do is purchase items that are marketed as being that way (you can double-check with Energy Star).

2012 122

A day in the life: Rebecca-Monique Williams, Adaptive Lab

Practically Perfect PA

I manage his schedule and monitor his emails, as well as help organise some of his travel, company events, and client dinners, occasional research, expenses and ad hoc tasks – all the general PA duties. Then I’d get on with tasks on my to-do list (this could include things such as processing expenses, setting up meeting rooms, reorganising the office, ordering supplies, internal meetings, setting up new members of the team etc). What are the main aspects of your role?

2015 195

Tips For Keeping Office Printing Costs Down

Office Dynamics

That said, all of that printing is not only harmful to the environment, but the cost to print off so often can quickly mount up. For a start, it requires you to buy coloured printer ink, which already is more expensive than black toner. By purchasing an all in one, you’ll cut down the cost on buying separate machines. Although the purchase of a sole printer for your entire office will not save you money in the long term, it will save you money initially.

2013 130

Tips For Keeping Office Printing Costs Down

Office Dynamics

That said, all of that printing is not only harmful to the environment, but the cost to print off so often can quickly mount up. For a start, it requires you to buy coloured printer ink, which already is more expensive than black toner. By purchasing an all in one, you’ll cut down the cost on buying separate machines. Although the purchase of a sole printer for your entire office will not save you money in the long term, it will save you money initially.

2013 101

Logically Laid Out: A 5 Step Guide to Organizing Your Business for Efficiency and Success

Simple Productivity Blog

Retailers love these overly organized types; they market expensive products to them, like attractive “daily planners&# (aka notebooks) and stylish “organizational bins&# (aka boxes). Because the purpose of organizing is to maximize efficiency and to make our lives easier, you may be wasting your money by purchasing expensive, unnecessary organizational devices. This post was written by a guest author.

2011 130

How to Use Evernote: 22 Ways

Ian's Messy Desk

Here’s a short description from the Evernote website: “Evernote allows you to easily capture information in any environment using whatever device or platform you find most convenient, and makes this information accessible and searchable at any time, from anywhere. Track Expenses - When you get a business receipt, photograph or scan it, and send it to Evernote. Image via Wikipedia. Yesterday, Evernote announced they had passed ten-million registered users.

2011 192

Getting More Finance Administration Tasks Done in Less Time

Small Business CEO

If your small or medium-sized business has only one finance manager or at least a smaller group of finance managers, chances are, handling every record of your company’s day-to-day expenses (on top of all their other duties) might get overwhelming from time to time, especially during earnings reports season. So how can you best deliver in a fast-paced, demanding environment without overburdening your employees? Making and tracking purchase and/or travel requests.

Real Estate Developers See Airbnb Opportunities

Small Business Labs

Regardless of additional expenses (e.g., The right location will appeal to tourists or business users, have an established Airbnb user pattern, generate strong rates and occupancy levels, not be oversupplied with hotel rooms, and have a favorable political environment. Interestingly enough, one of my relatives recently purchased a house in Asheville, North Carolina. We get an weekly email from John Burns , a real estate consulting firm.

2015 43

Evaluating Benefits 101 – Comparing Premium Costs is Just Not Enough

Small Business CEO

The current business environment is a difficult one. More importantly, an outsourced HR vendor brings consolidated purchasing power to their negotiations with insurance companies. This fact presides in every business environment, good or bad. In the same vein, properly trained and developed employees are less likely to run afoul of company policies or government regulations, saving the company time, expenses, and possibly an otherwise excellent employee.

2013 75

106 Thoughts on Overcoming Overwhelm in a Freaked-Out World

Stephanie LH Calahan

The Spiral Notebook Purchase (and then use!) Get More Peace By Using A Planner Using a planner - whether it is an expensive store-bought planner or a spiral-bound notebook frees our mind which reduces stress. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You? Work With Stephanie « Communication Productivity Tip: Dont Make People Search for You. Main | Start 2011 off Organized!

2010 219

Three Ways to Start a Revolution | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

One on one consulting, seminars, meet ups are difficult to copy and expensive to hold. The first ebook is expensive to produce but that is a fixed cost, not marginal cost. That would make it the norm, the expected… would there still be resistence to purchase? At first it was expensive and there was little interest in it. Games and virtual environments (difficult to create as a learning tool).

2010 49

Free Blog Posts | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

How kids REALLY have total recall – Today’s Humor of the Day Reply John Bardos ( @jetsetcitizen ) December 7, 2009 at 6:19 am Bloggers like us are not offering free content, the articles are a marketing expense to get readers to pay attention to what we have to say. My blog is my proof of purchase. That salary came from advertising purchased by business to air on my station.

2009 56