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How to Stay Organized: 5 Guidelines to Manage Your Documents

Your cubicle has documents everywhere. We’re talking pages on your desk, pages on the floor, pages on top of your filing cabinet, pages on your computer monitor. They’re everywhere. This is life in an office that still deals with paperwork.

We are a long way from having a majority of paperless workplaces. Until offices somehow manage this impossible feat, cabinets will be bursting at the seams with folders and pages. Rather than becoming frustrated with documents and losing important files, you should establish a document management system. This will reduce headaches and eliminate the time you spend looking for files like you’re a chicken with its head cut off.

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Going Vintage: 4 Supplies When Packing Antiques

If you are moving, you always want to make sure everything is safe but this is especially true of valuables such as antiques. Antiques are breakable and more importantly irreplaceable so ensuring that they are safe during the moving process will prevent you the heartbreak of having to dispose of a broken piece that could hold significant sentimental value or be a family heirloom. There are certain packaging supplies that can assist you in keeping your antique collection safe and secure when you are moving to a new home.

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Want to Sell Your Products? 5 Product Packaging Tips to Boost Sales

Retail displays are both an art form and a science. Yes, you need to be immensely creative with your product packaging, but you also need to understand psychology. Once you integrate both into your retail strategy, your bottom line will get a significant boost in the coming weeks.

In today’s economy, more people are shopping online than in brick-and-mortar stores. This is a terrible time for retailers, and one that requires adaptation and innovation. This is where retail display shelving comes into play: you need to attract as much foot traffic as possible.

Should you fail to maximize your retail space, you will hardly hear the cash register ring…or your point of sale (POS) system beep. It is up to you to be artistic and scientific.

Everything from colour to placement, from designs to permanence, there is so much your store can do to ensure products are seen, a shopper’s interest is piqued and you stay open for the foreseeable future.

Here are five retail display shelving tips to boost store sales:

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Let Your Personality Dazzle: 4 Ways to Be Likable in a Job Interview

You have a job interview coming up and you feel prepared. You have an elegant outfit picked out, your resume is stellar, and you have been practicing your answers ever since the interview was scheduled. While taking all of these steps are beneficial and key to a successful job interview, the truth is interviewee likeability trumps everything. If the person interview you does not like you, the sad reality is, you probably will not be hired. Sure, you consider yourself very likeable but how do you sell yourself in this regard to the person interviewing you? Below are the three main ways to show your likeability and increase your chances of being hired.

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