November 2014

What Customers Hate to See When They Walk Into a Store

November 27, 2014

Some business owners spend so much time worrying about how to attract customers that they forget about what might actually repel them. In other words, some proprietors and managers become so focused on bright signage, well-advertised discounts, and innovative promotions that they neglect to think about why customers might actually choose to avoid coming into their places of business. […]

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The Wild and Wacky Ways People Try to Remain Healthy at Work

November 23, 2014

That’s one of the biggest challenges for Americans today: how to get fit despite having a full schedule. Many people choose to jog in the morning or lift weights at the gym after work, while others invest in home exercise equipment or attend workout classes. And then there are those especially inventive office-bound individuals who […]

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Are Slip-and-Fall Accident Claims Becoming More Common?

November 20, 2014

Children aren’t the only ones who get scared when the lights go out at night. Grownups also lie awake at night thinking about bad things that can happen. This is especially true with business owners, who tend to worry about catastrophic occurrences that could bankrupt their company. What if the building burns down? Or the […]

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Logo Mats Can Be Photographically Beautiful!

November 16, 2014

Logo mats from Ultimate Mats represent the ideal combination of floor protection and business marketing. But many business owners have trouble envisioning precisely what they could have imprinted on a logo mat. Maybe their company name is already well-showcased on their building, or they don’t have a picturesque logo or catchy slogan that would be […]

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How to Minimize Workers Compensation Costs

November 14, 2014

Being a smart business owner is a bit like plumbing: it’s vital that there aren’t any leaks, because they can lead to serious problems. It’s easier for plumbers to spot leaks in exposed pipes or joints, much like business owners tend to be skilled at identifying and reducing marketing, supply, and personnel expenses. But when […]

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Viva Versatility! Multi-Use Logo Mats After Thanksgiving

November 13, 2014

You know how certain pieces of clothing may be attractive or fashionable, but only during certain times of the year? Take Thanksgiving, for instance. That burnt orange top, leaf-patterned sweater, or multicolored scarf looks great in late November; but any of these may be harder to pull off during other times of the year. This […]

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Stand Up Sit Down: The Value of a Sit-Standing Desk

November 10, 2014

You’re one of those people who doesn’t run out to buy the next best thing the minute it’s released. Instead, you like to see whether a product stands the test of time before you purchase it. This approach has saved you an immeasurable amount of money by refraining from getting a Zune, an HP Touch […]

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Even if You Have a Weak Stomach, You Still Must Read This Article

November 6, 2014

You may not be afflicted with a bona fide phobia, but everyone has something that makes them uneasy, anxious, or uncomfortable. For some people, it’s spiders. Others are a little bit queasy when it comes to heights. A few even despise clowns for some reason. Usually, these folks can make adjustments so they can avoid […]

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Floor Mats and Thanksgiving Safety

November 6, 2014

The holiday season is a wonderful time to make lifelong memories with your family and friends. But you don’t want to create lasting memories by having someone get hurt in your home during a holiday event. The fact is, thousands of people go to the emergency room each year as the result of an accident […]

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The Unsightly Truth About ‘Cankles’

November 1, 2014

Many websites (including this one) are singing the praises of standing desks and their impact on workplace health. Standing desks help you shed your sedentary lifestyle and thereby reduce your risks of heart disease, cancer, or diabetes. So if standing desks are so unbelievably awesome, what’s the catch? Sure, they can be more expensive than regular […]

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