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3 Ideas to Help Create Building Safety Protocols

In most workspaces, the office manager is the go-to person for information and training when it comes to keeping the team safe in an emergency. This can seem daunting, but these tips can ready you to p...

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Office Managers: Your Checklist Before Your Vacation

No doubt you are constantly being asked to do things for other people. Perhaps you are planning, or dreaming, about some get away time over the upcoming long Labor Day weekend, but you wonder just how ...

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6 Rules for Creating an Office Dating Policy

Human beings need to connect and find love, sometimes even amongst the people we work with. In our world of dating-app burnout and changing dating norms, the office continues to be a place where like-m...

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6 After-Work Activities that Don’t Involve Booze

When your coworkers are looking to unwind after work, chances are the default option is happy hour at the local watering hole. While this is a great choice for a little after-hours camaraderie, you may...

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How Office Showers Lead to Greater Output

Offices have come a long way since employees were only provided with desks, typewriters, a secure phone line, and access to the occasional vending machine. Now, people are given everything from unlimit...

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6 Tips to Help You Find the Perfect Office Temperature

Office temperature is arguably the #1 source of employee frustration in the workplace. There are few topics more divisive than that little number on the thermostat—and for good reason—being too cold or...

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Simple Ways to Grow as an Office Manager

Growth is good, for the company but especially for you. Finding ways to increase your impact and stickiness can help secure your longevity and career path in your organization. Unique skills and talent...

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5 Tips to Help Remote Employees Feel Connected

The world is becoming a more and more connected place every day. With people in other cities and countries just an email, text, video chat, or instant message away, there’s no doubt why we’ve seen a ri...

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Retreat Planning 101

As companies grow and offer a greater variety of cool office perks, expectations may rise concerning company retreats. Events that take employees out of the office and into a new environment—whether fo...

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4 Things to Negotiate in Your Lease

It’s easy to get caught up in the idea of a shiny new office and forget about the crucial elements of lease negotiating. Here are 4 fundamentals to work through with your new bestie (a.k.a. your broker...

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Naming Your Conference Rooms in 4 Easy Steps

Your team is growing and changing, and from time to time, your office space does too (it’s a beautiful day when you no longer commute to your founder’s garage). As a result, you’ll eventually find your...

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Why Office Manager is the Best Job Ever

Office Manager is the Best Job Ever. Seriously, it is. What is the backbone of your organization? It’s you — the Office Manager Extraordinaire. Without you, the whole place would fold like a cheap card...