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Boosting Employee Morale with Teambuilding

Teambuilding can be a beneficial way to encourage a collaborative workplace, motivate employees and improve team spirit. To management, it’s a quick way to achieve these objectives, but employees can often be less than enthusiastic about being forced into partaking in these activities and events. 

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Increase Your Brand Reach with Your Promotional Products

Promotional products are often associated with being forceful, tacky and even cheap. Previously, this may have been the case because businesses did not understand the value behind promoting their company with merchandise for potential customers and clients. It seemed more of an exercise they ticked off with no real purpose. It became a must to provide people with their mass-produced and poorly made promotional caps, t-shirts or pens, just because other businesses were doing it. However, it has never been as crucial as it is today; to utilise branded merchandise to further your business.

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Environmentally Friendly Employees Make an Eco-Conscious Business

Prioritising sustainability has become more than just another fashionable trend; it’s a movement towards changing the way people live for the betterment of the planet for the future. Many businesses are also beginning to accept that it is their responsibility as well and are choosing to support the movement by adapting their workplace culture to a more eco-conscious space and even hosting sustainability workshops for their employees.

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Go Green With Your Team

“Sustainability” and “Going Green” has become more than just buzzwords today. It has become a global initiative to reverse the effects of climate change. More and more corporations are also jumping on board, doing everything from locating new resources to committing to using more eco-friendly products in their daily operations. And your business can too, by starting small with reusable coffee cups.

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Why Your Employees Need Their Own Water Bottle

Although there’s a big move towards saving the planet with reusing and recycling our everyday items, finding ways to incorporate this in an office can be tough. You may experience pushback from your team, and it may not be possible to undertake a special initiative right now, financially. Getting your team their own branded drink bottles is a low-cost way to let your employees that it’s more than just about the planet and that their health and well-being are important to you too. Here are some reasons why your employees need their own water bottle.

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Useful Corporate Gifting: Promotional Umbrellas

You may have used corporate gifting in the past in the hope that your clients would appreciate the gesture and find a use for the gift. But chances are if your corporate gift wasn’t practical for regular use, it may be shoved to the back of a stuffed drawer along with pens, business cards, and other items. 

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The Benefits of Branded Bags

Branded apparel can range from t-shirts and jackets to bags and are a great way to brand your business. However, getting a team in your workplace to use certain items can be difficult. As a business owner, contemplating the cost and enforcing apparel use can lead to a frustrating situation.

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Using Pens To Promote Your Business

Branded stationery may seem just like another gimmicky advertising tactic, but purchasing promotional pens online can be a clever and effective marketing tool. For small business owners or startups, using promotional stationery has several benefits.

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Managing online business requires different skills and abilities than managing a business in the ‘real world.’ Customers can easily detect the size and determine the prestige of a business when they have the ability to walk in and take a look around. Not only do ‘real-world’ furnishings and location tell the customer what level of professionalism to expect, but "real world" personal encounters allow first impressions to be determined by how the business approaches its customer service. When a customer walks into a retail business just about anywhere in the world, that customer expects prompt and personal service, especially with regards to questions that they may have about products they wish to purchase.

Customer service or the client service is the service provided to the customer for his satisfaction during and after the purchase. It is necessary to every business organization to understand the customer needs for value added service. So customer data collection is essential. For this, a good customer service is important. The easiest way to lose a client is because of the poor customer service. The importance of customer service changes by product, industry and customer. Client service is an important part of every business organization. Each organization is different in its attitude towards customer service. Customer service requires a superior quality service through a careful design and execution of a series of activities which include people, technology and processes. Good customer service starts with the design and communication between the company and the staff.

In some ways, the lack of a physical business location allows the online business some leeway that their ‘real world’ counterparts do not enjoy. Location is not important, furnishings are not an issue, and most of the visual first impression is made through the professional design of the business website.

However, one thing still remains true. Customers will make their first impressions on the customer service they encounter. Unfortunately, in online business there is no opportunity for front- line staff to make a good impression. Every interaction the customer has with the website will be their primary means of making their first impression towards the business and its client service. Good customer service in any online business is a direct result of good website design and planning.

By Jayashree Pakhare (buzzle.com)

0 Organize your Office Space

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