Tips to help you excel as an Office Manager

The role of the Office Manager is an important one in any company. The larger the company and the more people in the office, the more there is to do and the better your attention to detail needs to be. Typically, an Office Manager is looking after the receptionists, booking travel, maintaining petty cash, liaising with building management, ensuring the facilities are clean, checking on food and stationery supplies and generally acting like an office parent. In short, there is a lot going on. And often, while there is a…

How to make your office more user-friendly

If you manage an office or a business, then one of the key areas of your focus is no doubt your staff and the people who work there. Creating a happy work environment means healthier staff and more productive ones. But getting that feel right, making a space where people want to be, is not easy, or more specifically it doesn’t come easily to most people. Bu the truth is that it doesn’t need to be hard. Here are a few simple tips and idea to help make for a…

It’s time to stop sweating the small stuff

If you are running your own start-up company or business, you are probably a very busy person. Being your own boss is one of the most rewarding experiences that anyone can have but it can also be one of the most draining. There is a huge difference between working for somebody and being an employer, the big difference of course being that you are ultimately responsible for everything that happens. You are not just paying your own mortgage, you are effectively paying them for all your staff. All decisions must…

Things to think about before opening your own coffee shop

For many people looking to start their own business, something in the service industry is often the chosen path. Restaurants and coffee shops are very popular routes for people with limited qualifications, a love of people and the ability to organize effectively. In short, the same way that working as a waitress or waiter is one of the few jobs that anybody can get, so too, with some savings and a will to work hard, running your own coffee shop is an option for most people. If this is something…

What Do You Require To Set Up A Primary Medical Clinic?

Setting up a primary medical care facility is a decision to first be lauded as it is taking into consideration the welfare of the people. Setting up a clinic requires the same amount of effort as any other business or commercial venture. It involves several phases such as, the planning phase, the phase which involves deciding on the location and then getting the design, construction and interiors as per the requirement. Apart from the design and setting up of the physical space, the planning also involves the phase which necessitates…

Cutting Costs While Running A Restaurant

As all restaurant owners know, staying within budget is absolutely essential if you hope to turn a profit from your business. Due to the notoriously tricky nature of making a success of your business in the food service industry, it’s even more important to manage your spending well when running a restaurant. Every cent you save in the process of running your business will help you make money, but it’s important to save money in the right areas to avoid ruining the profitability of your establishment. Use these tips to…