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How to Achieve the Most Workplace Productivity

Work productivity is important for getting the most out of your company or nonprofit’s employees. Although you certainly do not want to overwork them, it’s important to provide the right type of environment for your employees to be able to stay focused on the task at hand. Some offices or work spaces are not the…

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Top 3 Business Trends of 2016

2017 is so close we can almost smell it, and with the new year also comes the start of new business trends. But before we can predict the future, let’s revisit what we’ve been seeing in terms of this year’s company and nonprofit trends. Because, to know where we’re going, we have to understand where…

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How B Corps are Using Business for Good

B Corporations are for-profit organizations “using business as a force for good.” When it comes to finding businesses you can trust, B Corps head the pack. That’s because they are certified and required to contribute to the solution for social and environmental problems. Therefore, partnering with a B Corp will also help you become more…

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What’s New with the iPhone 7?

An inside look at the upgrades and how it can help your business’ telecommunications The iPhone 7 has finally been released after months of waiting for even the slightest detail or speculation about the new changes. Calling it a highly anticipated product by Apple lovers everywhere would be putting it mildly. Thankfully, now that the…

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How to Go Green and Mean It: Advanced Strategies for Making Your Business Green

You’ve replaced your light bulbs, turned off your computer, and have even offered public transportation incentives to your employees. Your company is no stranger to going green, but you’re ready to take sustainability to the next level with more long-term, bigger investments. The upfront work to kick-off a larger sustainability strategy may be more substantial,…

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Three Benefits of Partnering with a B Corp

B corporations are businesses that are run with the good of the community in mind. For these businesses, it is about profit — but not only about profit. B corporations are only certified as such if their business practices can be held accountable to a high set of standards. This means that they are transparent…

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How Your Startup Can Save Money with BetterWorld Telecom

Money is always on the brain when it comes to businesses and nonprofits. As they say, money is what makes the world go ‘round. But what about startup companies? When it comes to businesses that are just getting off the ground, money can be tighter than ever. BetterWorld Telecom takes pride in providing telecom solutions…

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The Benefits of a Green Supply Chain

Having a sustainable business isn’t just about being conscious of your internal sustainability efforts. You also need to be conscientious of the efforts of the partners in your supply chain. Your business or nonprofit gets to decide which businesses make the cut, and which don’t. That means if a company’s green efforts aren’t up to…

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How to Make a Sustainability Report

Any business that is dedicated to sustainability should consider showcasing its efforts with a sustainability report. According to Global Reporting Initiative, “A sustainability report is a report published by a company or organization about the economic, environmental and social impacts caused by its everyday activities. A sustainability report also presents the organization’s values and governance…

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Creating a Sustainable Device Plan

Old cell phones — — everyone has them — but most people don’t know what to do with them. Sustainability is not only environmentally responsible, it is also fiscally responsible! Has your business or nonprofit considered implementing a sustainable device plan? If so, your workplace can create a plan to continue your sustainability efforts and…

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Tips for Improving Your Phone Skills

Phone interactions are such an important part of providing excellent customer service to your clients. But what do you do when your phone skills — or the phone skills of some of your employees — aren’t up to par? These tips can help anyone improve their phone skills so that you can provide high-quality customer…

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Tech Tips for Work-Life Balance

Sometimes it can be hard to strike a good work-life balance. Even when you go home, it can feel as though you’re taking your work with you. This can be physically and mentally draining. The addition of technology into our daily lives has complicated this dilemma even further. On one hand, technology helps simplify our…

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