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The Top Cybersecurity Threats and How to Protect Your Workplace
Malware, ransomware, and phishing...you've heard of these cybersecurity threats lurking out in the binary void. But just how do we protect ourselves against them? Stay aware, stay alert, and learn what you can do to prevent a cyberattack on your organization.
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What is a Hot Desk? What is Hoteling? How to Run Shared Workspaces Effectively
What is office hoteling? 🏨 We wish it meant room service and chocolates on our mousepad, but unfortunately, that's not the case. 😔 The traditional office layout just isn’t as effective as it used to be, and collaborative, open concept office spaces are on the rise. That's where hot desks and hoteling come in.
Let’s be honest, we saw this year going differently in our minds. 👀 So we decided to step back and draw a deep breath, taking time to consider the victories, successes and meaningful moments of 2021: https://bit.ly/32KAgBV Thankful For Us, Office Inspo, Supportive Friends, Girl Dog, Im Grateful, Challenge Me, Deep Breath, Step Back, Girl And Dog
Blue Summit Supplies Gratitude for 2021
Let’s be honest, we saw this year going differently in our minds. 👀 So we decided to step back and draw a deep breath, taking time to consider the victories, successes and meaningful moments of 2021: https://bit.ly/32KAgBV
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Agile Cheat Sheet: Benefits, Terminology, and Resources
Our leadership team at Blue Summit Supplies recently finished reading 𝘋𝘰𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘈𝘨𝘪𝘭𝘦 𝘙𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘵: 𝘛𝘳𝘢𝘯𝘴𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘞𝘪𝘵𝘩𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘊𝘩𝘢𝘰𝘴 by Darrell Rigby, Sarah Elk, and Steve Berez and it inspired us to take a closer look at our business processes. If agile is new to you, or you want to learn more about it, take a look at our cheat sheet of terms and methodology.
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Introducing the Standard Office Procedures Podcast
At Blue Summit Supplies, we take career development seriously. We know so many professionals are leading incredibly busy lives, and oftentimes professional development has to happen on the go. This is why we created the Standard Office Procedures podcast, the professional development podcast that helps professionals live and grow through culture, communication, and candor.
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Differences Between Fractional CFOs, Outsourced CFOs, and Interim CFOs (and How to Hire One)
Small businesses and startups may not have the resources to hire an in-house CFO full-time. Or perhaps you're growing and expanding your business and need someone part-time. That’s where fractional CFOs come in: https://bit.ly/3grv0ao
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9 of the Best Management Podcasts
Great leaders learn from the best and are continually honing their craft -- and podcasts provide an ongoing database of resources that you can listen to anywhere. Dive into our list of the 9 Best Management Podcasts to boost your professional development: https://bit.ly/3kj1XXG
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The Best Thermal and Color Label Printers for Small Businesses
Thermal label printers are a convenient and cost-effective solution for printing shipping labels and other product information. Looking for the best one for your business? We know where to find them and we even sell the labels!
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Cross Cultural Awareness and How to Overcome Cultural Communication Barriers
Do you work with international clients, business partners, or employees (or hope to in the future)? If you answered YES ✔️ then read on for in-depth answers about how to overcome cross cultural communication barriers and be better prepared for conducting international business. https://bit.ly/3mthKp
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What is Affiliate Marketing? Examples of Affiliate Marketing Websites & Actionable Strategies
Affiliate marketing is a highly effective tool to increase brand awareness and drive sales. But how does the process work exactly? In this article, we'll cover why #AffiliateMarketing could be relevant to you.
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Blue Summit Supplies Goes Over the Edge
What do you get when you combine extreme sports, overwhelming community support, and a whopping $2,600? If you’re Grace, our Manager of Culture and Content, the answer is thrown off the edge of a building! #OverTheEdge
The expression ‘business as usual’ no longer applies to most businesses, since, well none of this is usual.  So what does this mean for us – and for you? Travel, French Bulldog, How To Apply
Blue Summit Supplies and COVID
The expression ‘business as usual’ no longer applies to most businesses, since, well none of this is usual. So what does this mean for us – and for you?
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Lessons for Startups and Entrepreneurs
Our CEO Owen Franklin gives the ten most important lessons he learned in 2019 - and advice on how to apply them to your endeavors.
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How to DIY Product Photography
Whether you're selling on Etsy or Amazon, high-quality product photos are a must-have. Learn the different techniques, rules, and platforms over on our blog at BlueSummitSupplies.com!
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Why Team Building is Important and How We Do It
Engaged employees are better employees, here's how and why we make it happen!