Offices can sometimes be tricky spaces to promote sustainability, because of all the paper that is used and the energy needed to power equipment like computers, printers, copiers, and fax machines. There are several ways, however, to make your business more eco-friendly. Check out these three tips for your office to go green in 2018.
Generations of society and industry have operated on linear models of production: from manufacturer, to consumer, to landfills. Increasingly, people and businesses are realizing that this cannot last. To achieve sustainability and a world that future generations can live in, a circular economy model provides the solution.
If you aren’t already motivated to make your business focused on sustainability for the sake of the environment, you might change your mind when you hear about the economic benefits of going green. The following reasons show why an eco-friendly office is also a more productive one.
Current events highlight failures in the Internet of Things (IoT). Tragic failures include a car driving full speed into another vehicle. Inconvenient or amusing failures could include a home electronic assistant performing commands at the request of a background song.
In business, IoT failures can be expensive and unsafe. Trusted responses to increase security for the IoT may include answers from 3 current trends:
Think about how you watch movies today. Twenty years ago, you rented a movie from the store and returned it the following day. Today you can watch movies from multiple digital streaming services without ever leaving the comfort of your home. While going digital was an option for every company in the video rental business, many missed the opportunity and their business models evaporated.
Look at any industry or company, and it typically has unique needs. As an IT solutions provider selling multifunction peripherals or MFP’s, finding ways to solve your customers’ special problems can mean the difference to closing the sale. The Xerox open platform gives providers the opportunity to develop app technology that addresses specific needs and makes MFP’s more useful and valuable.
Printers and copiers have advanced significantly, evolving with the technological transformation of the workplace to become more than just devices for making physical copies or faxes of your documents. Multifunction printers and copiers are now essential tools in document management. Are you taking full advantage of the capabilities of your devices?
Toners impact printing costs, reliability and productivity. There are many factors involved with buying the right toner. Consider the following tips when you’re adding toners to your list of supplies.
1. Easy Installation
Let’s face it. Installing and removing ink toners is a struggle at times. No employee should feel like he or she needs to be a service technician to perform that task. Luckily, the latest toners from Xerox make replacing toners quick, simple and painless.
Technology has become an integral component in virtually every business. However, this goes beyond the fact most people need to log onto the internet to complete work. Office technology has become quite advanced in recent years, which has changed the corporate landscape significantly.
Businesses aren’t going mobile just for customers and vendors, but for employees and owners. Cloud-based software allows you and your employees to take on complicated and time-consuming tasks without making a huge investment in expensive hardware. Here are five cloud solutions that you should consider for the upcoming year.
Project management tools
Keep everyone on task with a tool like Trello or Asana by centralizing your communications and documentation in one cloud solution.