• How to Develop a More Engaged Team

    When it comes to productivity, there are many factors that come into play. However, one of the most fundamental is your staff’s performance. If you are struggling with morale issues, you are likely to be seeing a reduction in potential productivity. You will be seeing more sick days, longer breaks, etc., too. It is not a good place to be. You need to focus on building up your staff’s motivation and developing a more engaged team. The good news is that there are a lot of ways you can do this. So, let’s discover a few ways you can engage your team more: Pixabay Make The Space a Nice Place…

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    How to Modify Your Open Office Plan for Productivity

    As a business leader, you’re always looking for ways to bolster employee collaboration and boost office productivity through office design. In your efforts to target these goals, you may have spent thousands or even millions remaking your cubicle office design for what you thought would promote a productive office environment: an open office plan. Every other successful business leader was doing, which signaled this might be the right move. Plus, your entire team seemed to love it. At least, in the first few months. You’d just found the magic pill that was going to nurture a collaborative spirit, spur innovation, and make everyone on your team happy. But perhaps that…

  • Four Maintenance Tips To Improve Your Home

    Keeping your home in a good state is important both to your health and wellbeing as a household. There’s nothing better than having a home that you are proud of and that you can relax in at the end of a hard working day or week. With that said, here are four maintenance tips to improve your home. Image Source Keep It Clean Keeping your home clean is going to help prevent anything from getting damaged. When it comes to maintenance, the more cleaning you can do, the less likely it will be that one of your appliances or something in your home gets damaged. When it comes to cleaning,…

  • Setting Up the Layout of Your Retail Store

    When you own a small retail business, you’re constantly living under the threat of being overwhelmed by a bigger fish. Although the personal touch and unique inventory you offer can give you an advantage over big-box stores, they can’t be your only selling points. No matter how personable your employees are or how unique your merchandise may be, shoppers also look for convenience. If the act of shopping in your store is too confusing or takes too much time, you risk pushing people into the arms of the nearest competitor. This makes your store’s layout one of the most crucial aspects of its success. For example, there are various ways…

  • Must-Read Tips On Flooring

    Flooring contractors are an essential part of any new build or renovation. It does not matter what kind of flooring you choose in the end; you will still need specialized construction contractors to do the work for you. At which stage should the flooring go down in your building project? Ideally the floors should go down once the walls are complete, but before any painting and finishing is done. It should definitely be done before the skirting boards are added. This is the best time to do it as you can then check that the floors are level and will work as they should. Alongside thinking about this, you also…

  • Life House decor for every room!

    Well, hello! Come on in! Ummm but don’t step on my new rug. Seriously! It’s so PRETTY!! DO NOT get it dirty! Trust me, The Husband has heard “wipe your feet OUTSIDE” every time the front door opens since my rug arrived. Previously we had a piece of left over carpet in front of the front door. Ugly with all the loose fibers and strings on all the edges, yes very ugly but effective. Our new rug from Life House Now is so perfect for our home!  Seriously,  the colors couldn’t match better if I had gone through our house and picked out our main colors.  I didn’t even have…