Summer hours: Do they work for your company and your employees?

By Ian In standard17th June, 2016 Summer hours: Do they work for your company and your employees?

Most companies want to keep employees happy during the summer months, without losing productive hours from those same employees. One solution that many companies have found is offering workers the flexibility of having an early finish on Fridays. Workers either come in an hour early or stay an hour later 4 days a week, so

Types of entrepreneurs: What type are you?

By Ian In standard16th June, 2016 Types of entrepreneurs: What type are you?

Seniorpreneurs, Youngpreneurs, Minipreneurs, Mompreneur, Innerpreneur, Extrapreneur, Intrapreneur and Wantepreneur. What kind of entrepreneur best describes you? At Telsec Business Centres, we have a wide variety of professionals, including small businesses, large business, branches and entrepreneurs that either rent office space from us or have virtual offices. Someone asked us to define an entrepreneur, but in

Virtual Office Services Provide the Perfect Corporate Image

By Ian In standard14th June, 2016 Virtual Office Services Provide the Perfect Corporate Image

When you are starting a new business, you want to establish yourself with as much credibility and present the most professional image for your new business. Have a professional business address is one of the first steps in building your brand. Even if you cannot afford to rent office space when you first start out,

Are Business Centres the Office Workplaces of the Future?

By Ian In standard9th June, 2016 Are Business Centres the Office Workplaces of the Future?

The future of the workplace is more work and less place, especially given the impact of new technologies and the changing demands of a new generation of workers. Even with some employees working full-time or part-time at home or in other remote locations, there still needs to be an office for the business. One trend

How to Create a Fantastic Seminar/Training Session or Networking Event

By Ian In standard7th June, 2016 How to Create a Fantastic Seminar/Training Session or Networking Event

Seminars are a powerful way to build awareness of your company, market your products or services, and possibly create a new revenue stream for your business. Regardless of what type of business you are in, you most likely have knowledge and expertise that others would find helpful and may also encourage potential attendees to use

How to use Offshore Resources

By Ian In standard2nd June, 2016 How to use Offshore Resources

While there is an abundance of outsourcing companies and freelancers in North America, sometimes, for more economical quality work, you may find your small business considering offshore contractors to fill your needs. When choosing to do business offshore, you need to consider the public relations implications. Some of your customers may find out that you

A Guide to Virtual Workplace Technology

By Ian In standard31st May, 2016 A Guide to Virtual Workplace Technology

In today’s business climate, a lot of companies are looking to save money on renting office space and have employees work from home or remote locations that are not situated in prime real estate areas. The head office or primary work location may be at a prestigious address, but all the workers do not need

Three questions all business leaders must ask about their office space

By Ian In standard27th May, 2016 Three questions all business leaders must ask about their office space

How important is good company culture to your business? Just ask the people at Deloitte University Press, who conducted a 2013 study on business culture and employee engagement. They found that 87% of organizations cited culture and engagement as one of their top challenges, while 50% called them a problem. This is a major factor that

Reasons why your business growth has plateaued – and how to fix that

By Ian In standard24th May, 2016 Reasons why your business growth has plateaued – and how to fix that

Do you remember the story about the little train that could: “I know I Can, I know I Can.” Well, many entrepreneurs think that positive attitude is what will fuel the growth of their small business. Unfortunately, it is not not a lack of positive thinking that stalls business growth; it is not having the

Tips to Fill Your Seminar or Training Session

By Ian In standard19th May, 2016 Tips to Fill Your Seminar or Training Session

Your seminar is planned and you have a training room booked, now you just have to fill the seats and get people to attend. When you are setting out to create your first training session, your task is to get an audience and gather interest in what you are promoting or training. How are you