Building New Habits

The overall growth of a business or a team is based on you. Doing what youve always done will eventually lead to less production, less effective, less fit, less everything. Doing more, doing new things, and change is the key to growth. A solution may be to build new habits. Here are 3 easy ways [more...]

Back to work after the Holidays

You’ve just likely had a long break and now your back to work and the daily grind. It’s cold, the holiday glow is over, and you have a few months of winter to look forward to. This can be a hard time of year. A few small changes can help with this. First come back [more...]

Women Consumers May Hold the Power

When it comes to POP and shopping statistics show that you may want to gear your efforts towards women. It’s long known that women love to shop and although this cliché is mostly true the influence women have on all household shopping is key in marketing. Online shopping is quickly becoming the preferred method but [more...]

Mindfulness At Work

Toxic emotions disrupt the workplace, and mindfulness increases your awareness of these destructive patterns, helping you recognize them before they run rampant. It’s a way of reprogramming your mind to think in healthier, less stressful, ways. The following information is an introduction to the age old practice of mindfulness, focusing on its application at work. [more...]

The Power of Meditation and Awareness

Meditation has long been used by monks, spiritual leaders, and certain religions to help relax and bring clarity. In this modern age more and more people are turning to meditation as a way to quiet the mind and help aid in relaxation. Especially in the business world of cell phones, social media, technology, and constant [more...]

Wellness in the Business World

Across the American corporate landscape, meditation, yoga and other practices once confined to the bohemian fringes are emerging as new techniques toward the growing of profit. Increasing amounts of companies have come to embrace so-called mindfulness activities. Concentrated meditation aimed at sharpening focus and reducing stress in a bid to improve the well-being of their [more...]

Personal Social Media; A Million Dollar Industry

Blogging and social media accounts (Instagram-Snap chat-Twitter) have taken off with millions of writers putting their lives, pictures, and stories out into the world. Some personal accounts take off and their following can reach thousands. Personal posting quickly became an industry waiting to make money. Companies took notice of the outreach that blogs can have [more...]

KEEP IT SIMPLE

Nowadays, displays have gone high tech and become visually stellar. While new technology allows for anything you can dream of, high tech may be hurting your displays, leaving a lot of businesses believing the old adage: simple is better. An intricate display can win over a client and look amazing at the prototype and first [more...]

USING TECHNOLOGY IN POP DISPLAYS

POP displays can take various forms, including shelf-mounted signs, hanging posters, tester products, and more. Since an estimated 70% of purchase decisions are made within the retail store itself, effective POP displays can have a dramatic impact on sales for a particular product category or brand. Recently, static signs have begun to give way to [more...]

Can weather effect your moods?!?

With the last blast of extreme cold and Springs arrival looming just out of reach the weather can have a major effect on your mood! Most Midwesterners have heard of seasonal affective disorder (SAD). SAD is a real affliction, though many of us joke about having it during the winter months and it can make [more...]