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Frankenstorm will not close Telsec’s office Space Toronto

Weather forecasters are painting a very bleak and potentially serious picture with the weather system poised to hit Toronto and the GTA on Tuesday or Wednesday. Environment Canada is saying to expect high winds, heavy rain and even some potential snow. According to the people who study weather patterns, this “Frankenstorm” could be one of the worst storms in a century. But this Frankenstorm will not close Telsec’s office Space Toronto. The high probability of high winds and heavy rain could lead to downed trees, power outages and flooding. The Toronto area can expect winds of 60 km/h with gusts of between 80 and 100 km/h. In the event of flooding and people been forced from their homes, the Red Cross already has 200 volunteers on standby in Toronto and another 2,000 volunteers ...

Steven Root was looking for Office Space Toronto, but not Milton Waddams

When the name Steven Root appeared on the prospect list, a few of the office space staffers wondered if it was Milton looking for his red  stapler (that contest has ended and we are about to award red staplers). The actor who played Milton Waddams in the movie “Office Space” was actually Stephen Root. When you hear a name over the phone, it is sometimes hard to think of alternate spellings. Upon learning this, our webmaster found that many of the Telsec staff had never seen or heard of the  movie “Office Space” until Telsec’s Toronto office space webmaster started to make correlations between our product and the name of the movie. In fact,  in the next few weeks, the staff of Telsec’s Toronto office space for rent wants to have a Friday afternoon viewing...

The Right Toronto Meeting Room and Having the Right Meeting Plan are Key

Finding the right Toronto meeting room and having the right meeting plan are key to making your meeting successful. You want a Toronto meeting room or Toronto Seminar Training Rooms in a professional office environment with the right technology. Having a meeting at an office business centre that offers meeting rooms Toronto shows your client that you mean business. But being prepared in the planning of your meeting is also very important. Planning that meeting to be more effective is the simpler task. Here are some important tips to help make for a better meeting: Be sure to have a clear and well understood goal for the meeting. This will help to keep the meeting from going off course. Meetings should always have a very clear purpose. Business meetings should never be seen as “a get-togeth...

Getting Unstuck From Your Toronto Office Space

It seems that a number of people these days feel stuck in their office space Toronto. I am not talking about being stuck in a long-term lease, but stuck waiting in their office for that call, e-mail or contract to come in. Fact is that most people do not like to be stuck behind the same desk for 40 hours a week every week. This is especially true of those who work for themselves in a one-person office. This does not need to be the case. Better workspaces and technology can help you get “unstuck” from your Toronto office space. Having an office space Toronto that has opportunities and spaces to socialize and interact with other people can be a great way to get unstuck from your desk. Some office space Toronto business centres have groups of tenants who organize mid-day networkin...

Toronto meeting room safe call is new to me

I have heard of dating “safe calls” for first dates, but the idea of a Toronto meeting room safe call is new to me. Often, when people are meeting for the first date that has been arranged as a blind date or a date over the Internet, they will have a friend make a safe call partly through the date to make sure everything is okay. This is a great way to protect oneself without raising the suspicion of the other person. It seems that a meeting “safe call” is a way to cut short a meeting that is dragging on and not going anywhere. For example, you are meeting with a prospective client or investor and the meeting is scheduled for 30 minutes, but drags on for an hour. With a Toronto meeting space safe call, someone calls you at the 25-minute mark of your meeting. If the meeting is going well, y...

When measuring your Toronto office space, try to discount 18 inches per measurement.

I once heard an interior designer say that when buying furniture for your home, that you should measure the space you are buying the furniture for, and discount 18 inches per measurement to prevent the appearance of overcrowding and allow for better flow when the furniture is installed. The same thinking could also be used when planning your Toronto office space. You do not want to put people into an office where they feel that they are on top of each other. In a small office, you do not want a tight fit. You want to maximize the space, but you also want to give each person enough space to work comfortably. By discounting the 18 inches in your planning and best utilizing your office space Toronto, you will have an easier time fitting other additional items in the office space – items that ...

Sports Talk Around my Toronto Office Space for Rent has Changed

About this time of year all the talk in the kitchen of my office space Toronto is focused on hockey, particularly about the Toronto Maple Leafs. But this year sports talk around my Toronto office space for rent has changed. Instead of talking about the improvements of veteran players and the hopes for new rookies, the talk is about the strike and why millionaire athletes are fighting with billionaire owners at a time when the everyday guy is worrying about keeping their head above water in these slow economic times. Another sign that sports talk around my Toronto office space for rent has changed is that some people are now starting to talk about the Toronto Marlies (the AHL farm team of the Toronto Maple Leafs). I remember the last hockey strike. I was taken to a Marlies game by a friend ...

Happy Thanksgiving From Office Space Toronto

On Behalf of the management and staff of Telsec, we hope you had great Thanksgiving weekend. Thanksgiving is celebrated each year on the second Monday of October in Canada and on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States. This often confuses many of our American office space Toronto clients when we are celebrating Thanksgiving on a Monday in October, when they know it as a Thursday in November. The question that is often asked is: why are they held on different dates? The reason for the earlier Thanksgiving celebrations in Canada has often been attributed to the earlier onset of winter in the north, thus ending the harvest season earlier. In fact Thanksgiving in Canada did not have a fixed date until the late 19th century. Much like in Canada, Thanksgiving in the United States w...

Toronto Collaborative Office Space is Not Just for Co-working

One office space trend called co-working office spaces is becoming popular with small and young companies looking to grow. They see their growth not only with the help of others, but also by helping others grow in a shared facility that fosters collaboration. What many do not realize is that Toronto collaborative office space is not just for co-working with other entrepreneurs or companies. Some small businesses have found that cubicles and small offices with walls and doors are not conductive to collaboration among employees and are looking at alternative work-space environments that are not co-working Toronto office space facilities, but more like team space. They have realized that collaborative office space is not just for co-working and can give their staffers a place to grow as a tea...

Technology is Making Serviced Office Space Toronto More Popular

We live in a time where technology is changing often on a daily basis. Sometimes these changes and updates are moving faster than some businesses can keep up with. Many businesses are starting to examine some of the technologies they have been using in their traditional Toronto office space – and realizing that they are either out of date or rarely used due to newer ways of things being done. These constant changes in technology are making serviced office space Toronto more popular. Many companies with office space Toronto still have fax machines, but are stumped when asked when they last used them. More and more documents are now sent over e-mail as word processing documents or as PDF’s, and it is only legal documents that require signatures (like contracts) that are send via fax. Then it...

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