The New York State Bag Waste Reduction Law
Sunday, March 1st brings the Bag Waste Reduction Law, more commonly known as the plastic bag ban, to those of us here in New York State. With all of the (sometimes conflicting) information out there about the law, it can be a little confusing as to what the ban really means to you as a consumer or as someone whose industry will be affected by the change.
Let’s dig in a little bit to clear it up.
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Rising insurance costs and sedentary lifestyles have companies large and small looking for ways to save money and keep their employees happy, healthy and at work. This has resulted in a nationwide wellness initiative that began gaining popularity over the past few years and has continued to pick up steam in the HR departments of businesses of all sizes. Creating a wellness program for your workplace can motivate your employees to make healthy choices, demonstrate your commitment to their health and happiness and ultimately keep their premiums low. This week, we’re taking a look at a few ways that you can get involved with your team’s well-being and maybe have some fun in the process. Continue reading “Wellness in the Workplace for 2020”
If your company conducts business online, stores sensitive information on the organization’s computers or even does something as innocuous as sending emails, you’re in danger of being compromised by criminals. These cyber-attacks are being carried out on small businesses at an alarming rate and cause all kinds of damage including but not limited to loss of data, loss of income and, arguably worse than either one of those, loss of your customer’s trust.
But don’t fear because this week we’re taking a look at a few ways that you can shore up your team’s security and avoid all of these headaches. Continue reading “B2Basics: 4 Tips to Beef Up Cyber-Security for Your Small Business”
As a company that has been imprinting promotional products for over 120 years, we know a thing or two about logos! Custom artwork is what we do! One of the most important aspects of your entire business, your logo acts as the first impression/face of your brand and ultimately communicates your message without saying a word. Sound a little overwhelming? We understand, so we’ve gotten some of our favorite graphic artists (who just happen to work in our creative department) to pull together some tips to help you create or revamp your logo. Continue reading “B2Basics: 3 Tips for Creating or Revamping Your Logo”
When a natural disaster such as a wildfire, flood, hurricane, tornado, or earthquake strikes, the impact on small businesses can be intense. Even if your business isn’t physically affected, you may have to deal with disruptions such as power outages, blocked roads, employee absences, supply chain stoppages, and decreased business from customers who suffered losses.
Fortunately, you can take some steps to make the disaster recovery process a little easier … and to be prepared for future emergencies. Continue reading “Disaster Recovery – Getting Your Business Back on Track After a Natural Disaster”
Amidst the rush to prepare for the holidays, and with the New Year close at hand, your quest is probably underway to choose holiday gifts for your employees, best customers (and your hottest prospects). Keep in mind that this season abounds with distractions — including gifts, trinkets, and giveaways from vendors of all kinds — so it’s important to choose promos that stand out. By thinking outside the box and offering a truly unique gift that current and prospective customers will use all year long, you can ensure that your brand will remain top of mind season after season.
To get you started in your quest for the memorable gifts, we’ve put together a list of several innovative ideas for giveaways: Continue reading “Holiday and New Year Promo Gift Guide”
We’d be lost without our administrative assistants, right? Make sure you celebrate them on their special day, Wednesday, April 26 2017. The clock is ticking!
Wondering what to get them? Here are eleven cool gifts to consider. Each gift idea can showcase your logo or a message of appreciation for the past year! Continue reading “11 Cool Gifts to Celebrate Administrative Professionals Day”