Saving space at your office can pay off in many ways. It allows you to use the room you have to greater advantage, which is particularly useful if you need to add more people and can’t move. It can also allow you to enhance the space you have, making it more pleasing to work in and, therefore increase productivity. One way of doing this is by being smart with your technology.
Numbers don’t lie. Customer loss has a significant negative impact on a business. That fact may be obvious, but the reason a business loses customers often isn’t. If your business is losing customers, look to see if there’s an emotional connection between your business and your customers. One article suggests that often, the customers that are highly satisfied are the ones that are emotionally connected. How can you ensure that your customer experience is up to par and keep your valued customers coming back to your business?
It’s the middle of the day in your busy and hectic office and you’re waiting for the whirr of the printer to die down, so you can print your 1000 pages of documents without getting in the way of your coworkers. However, you know that, inevitably, someone else will need to print while you are and you’re sure to get a dirty look or two as you head to the printer to pick up your copies.
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:
Office productivity has to be a priority if you want a profitable business. If things don’t get done, then money doesn’t get made. It’s very easy, though, to suffer from productivity issues. Getting your office to run more efficiently can often by handled by implementing a few ideas.
Write Down All Office Procedures
If you have every procedure outlined and written out, it gets rid of confusion and makes it easier to accomplish tasks. You should have a manual that outlines every procedure, process and task. It’s ideal if you can outline each in a step-by-step way.
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.