Being only blocks south of the city core saves half an hour of commute

By Office Space Toronto In standard10th November, 2009

Today I left my home at the same time as my neighbor and we even took the same route right up until I turned south on Yonge Street to get to my downtown Toronto office space at 1 Yonge Street. I was in my office about 30 minutes when I remembered that I forgot to

Happy 40th Anniversary Sesame Street and Happy Birthday Big Bird

By Office Space Toronto In standard4th November, 2009

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Sesame Street. While the 40th anniversary show does not air until November 10th, Google is celebrating today by having Big Bird’s feet as its latest logo doodle. It took a while, but I noticed that the doodle looked a bit different than there usual themed doodles. Usually the

A Quick Thinking Receptionist Saved me a Client

By Office Space Toronto In standard30th October, 2009

I tell my clients that I am not always in the office and that they should not just show up unannounced. Then you get that one client who thinks because they are in the area they can just show up.  I am not an office client at Telsec, I am a virtual office client. I

Zombies on the streets of Toronto

By Office Space Toronto In standard25th October, 2009

This past weekend after visiting a photography client of mine in the west end of Toronto, I headed down to my downtown office space.  While en route I found that some of the downtown roadways were blocked. This is nothing new in Toronto, there are always festivals and events that have some streets blocked off or

Got the Flu? Why not work from home

By Office Space Toronto In standard23rd October, 2009

serviced office also known as an “executive suite” or ‘executive space’ is an office or office building that is fully equipped and managed by a facility management company, which then rents individual offices or floors to other companies

Travel to you office by green transportation

By Office Space Toronto In standard13th October, 2009

Do you travel to you office by green transportation? Have you ever truly wanted to travel to your downtown Toronto office by the ultimate green transportation? While taking public transit is green, bicycling to the office is the truly green way to get to your office. Some downtown office spaces can offer you, but only

You’ve Got Mail, but from whom?

By Office Space Toronto In standard8th October, 2009

When you open a Toronto mail service account or a virtual office Toronto account that includes a prestigious mailing address in a Downtown Toronto office space building, your mail is held for you or redirected to you on a weekly basis. If it is convenient to visit the office once or twice a week, keeping up on

Office Appearance – From a Client’s Perspective

By Office Space Toronto In standard3rd October, 2009

I was recently asked by a friend to attend a meeting with them and to share my technical knowledge. My friend was considering making a substantial investment in a upstart business that claimed they were quite successful  and had  hundreds of potential clients visiting their offices every week.  After seeing their office, I wanted to know

Why eat your lunch underground when you can enjoy it overlooking the harbour

By Office Space Toronto In standard1st October, 2009

When you are looking for office space in Toronto, too often you forget about what building amenities that are available. One of the things that most people have to deal with every day is lunch. Most Toronto office space for rent locations require you to have to leave the building or go down into an underground

Reducing IT Costs While Boosting Revenue

By Office Space Toronto In standard24th September, 2009

When businesses look at IT, high costs often come to mind. However, reducing these costs and establishing proper metrics can turn what is often a large expenditure into a way to boost revenue, which opens a path to higher profit. Just a few small steps can mean all the difference to the bottom line. According