Did you move forward to declutter your life and home office. Have a bunch of good, but not needed, stuff? Don’t waste time trying to sell it, especially if it’s a low cost item. Then again, don’t toss it, Freecycle it!
In today’s fifth and final installment in our five part series on Feng Shui tips for your home office space, this week we’re talking about organizing your work space.
Out of the Office Virtual Assistance is participating in another upcoming conference – Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce’s small BIZ VT summit next month. While we are excited to exhibit and meet some great folks, there is always that gut-tightening feeling. No .. I’m not talking about nerves. I reserve that for the 2-3 days before the conference. What eats away at my psyche is finding eco-friendly collateral materials and promotional items to have in our booth.
Working hard to maintain our green policies, it can be very challenging, and somewhat disheartening, to plan for a conference. The obvious “gimmicks” – disposable pens, post-it’s, key chains, etc. When you remove plastics and disposables, you’re not left with many affordable options. Since we run paperless, using a promotional item such as journals, are hypocritical. So what are some other options?
At Out of the Office Virtual Assistance, we maintain a low carbon imprint .. and are proud of our socially responsible initiatives. We run paperless and coach clients and virtual assistants and other virtual professionals on ways to reduce your paper imprint. This post is just one of many posts that we have put together to help you go paperless.
The fact is that eco-friendly business practices can be good for your finances as well. Listed below are a few simple, effortless and cost-effective steps to do that.
Whether your business is helping the environment by cutting back on paper use, eliminating paper completely, or conserving energy, every day can be Earth day.
Implementing a few Eco-friendly measures in your home-office will not only benefit the environment, it could benefit your health. The following steps outline a few measures that offer both of these benefits.
It’s that time again .. hosting renewal. We’re changing to new hosts and we wanted to tell you why. Did you know the Internet is not green? Did you know the web hosting trade and businesses is not eco-friendly? Studies in 2005 showed power needed for web hosting servers are similar to the amount of … Continue reading New Hosting .. Going Green: Reasons to Go With Eco-Friendly Web Hosting
Huge accomplishments normally have humble beginnings. If one person in an office sets the example of displaying green habits, the rest of the office will join in. Very soon, the whole building will become green.