Virtual Office or Brick-and-Mortar Office: Which is Better for Your Small Business?

By Office Space Toronto In standard3rd December, 2015 Virtual Office or Brick-and-Mortar Office: Which is Better for Your Small Business?

There comes a time when every small business needs to move out of a home office, or at least have a professional business address. When that time comes for your small business, you need to decide if you want a virtual office or a brick-and-mortar office. In order to make this decision, you need to

Boardrooms Matter– and so do Boardroom Manners!

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard1st December, 2015 Boardrooms Matter– and so do Boardroom Manners!

The self-proclaimed ‘Miss Manners’ in many people’s minds is Emily Post. However, the majority of boardroom etiquette is really about being a courteous and showing respect. So what does it mean to be respectful in the boardrooms? The first rule for good boardroom manners is that punctuality is very important. When you are late for

Team Space: Who can Benefit From it and Why!

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard26th November, 2015

Alternative office-space solutions are the fastest growing trends in the office space industry today. This growth is fueled by changes in: 1. Employees’ expectations of their workspace and workplace 2. The millennial effect within the workforce 3. Technology, which has made remote officing, flexible hours and telecommuting much easier to maintain workflows and information exchange

The Hidden Costs of Owning Your Office Space

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard24th November, 2015 The Hidden Costs of Owning Your Office Space

Many small business owners have often considered buying a commercial space instead of handing over rent to a landlord. The problem is that the idea may sound wonderful, but what about the hidden costs of owning your office space? Yes, there are some positives to owning your office space, such as giving your small business

How to Create a Successful Seminar

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard19th November, 2015 How to Create a Successful Seminar

Unless you are conducting seminars on a regular basis, chances are you might not be as prepared as you think. For many people, giving their first seminar is probably the hardest, because presenting might be a scary thing. The interesting thing about fear of public speaking, is that it is something even seasoned presenters still

Are you Really Engaging on Social Media and Your Blog

By Ian In standard18th November, 2015 Are you Really Engaging on Social Media and Your Blog

Many entrepreneurs believe that posting about their products or services is a social media engagement, but they are mistaken. To engage an audience is to hold their attention. It does not require a reaction from them, though certainly that spells a greater level of engagement. Just because you have a Facebook page, a LinkedIn business

Your Small Business can go Green with a Virtual Office

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard17th November, 2015 Your Small Business can go Green with a Virtual Office

Your small business needs a business address, but do you always need a physical office? This is especially true if your company wants to reduce your carbon footprint and be greener. One way your small business can go green is with a virtual office. Thanks to technology, you do not always need to be chained

Take A Few Moments At 11 Am To Remember Those Who Died for Your Freedoms

By Office Space Toronto In standard11th November, 2015 Take A Few Moments At 11 Am To Remember Those Who Died for Your Freedoms

Today is Remembrance Day. At the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, we take time to remember those who gave their lives in various wars in the defense of our freedoms as Canadians. In Flanders Fields by John McCrae, May 1915 In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row

How to choose the best venue for your seminar or training

By Office Space Toronto In standard10th November, 2015 How to choose the best venue for your seminar or training

So you have a great idea for a seminar or training session, but have you discovered the best venue? Before you answer that question, you need to figure out what your goals are, as well as the primary purpose of your seminar. Simple questions to ask might include: What are the goals of the workshop?;

The Professional Image Of Your Small Business Begins With You

By Office Space Toronto In standard4th November, 2015

A small business can only look as professional as the people who are running them, your job as a small business owner is to project your own professionalism. If your potential or existing clients do not see you (the owner) as being professional, how do you expect them to see your company as being professional?