WATER COOLER TALK
Sports play a big role in our daily water cooler talk. Whether it’s about our Packers, Badgers, or even the Mallards, us Wisconsinites love our local teams. In fact, Amanda and I wrote a song to the tune of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” recently for a Dane Buy Local Silent Auction:
Surprisingly, left-handed people are uncommon. The fact is, only one in ten people in the world are left handed. August 13 is International Left Handers Day where we southpaws observe our singularity from the other 90% of the planet. To celebrate this favorite day, I’ve compiled a few interesting facts found from studies about left handed people.
The Badger State has approximately 20 athletes with Wisconsin ties competing in the Rio Olympics. In addition to Madisonites competing for Team USA, a few UW alumni are competing for their home countries including Canada, New Zealand, and Lithuania. We’ve compiled a list of some athletes representing Team USA with ties back to Madison. For each of these athletes, Rio will be their first time competing at the Olympics.
We’re excited for the Rio Olympics! Whether you enjoy swimming, skeet shooting, or softball, the Olympics are a special time for athletes from around the world to compete against each other. To celebrate the games of the XXXI Olympiad, here are 12 products that are made in the USA that can help you get things done, or show your support.
Delivering your employees the proper tools to succeed is critical in improving productivity and efficiency. By utilizing dual monitor workstations, employees and managers can see the difference in productivity and task completion. These workstations empower users to manage different internet applications all at one time, offering a holistic view of their work. We outline the benefits of dual monitor screens for the workplace and how they can help employees achieve more independence.
Technology has changed the way we work. Just a decade ago, only a small percentage of us had a smartphone, and Facebook could only be accessed if you had a college e-mail address. While technology can allow us to work from anywhere, it also provides greater distractions, which can lead to poor time management. Get connected with our list of five apps and products to help you get through the workday, and find the perfect work-life balance.
With the ringing in another Fourth of July, freedom might be on your mind. In today’s office, tech products may be encouraging happier and healthier workspaces, however, on the other hand, outdated technology may be draining your energy and causing you stress. Set yourself free by ditching your hard-wired keyboards and protect your tech with the following products.
You and your co-workers work hard everyday. A summer office party can be a great way to enjoy the beautiful weather while you get to know a little about your co-workers outside the office. Creating a happier and healthier workspace can start by offering an opportunity for coworkers and their families to mingle. Not sure what you need? Ensure that you have the items listed below.
Creating a happier and healthier office starts with being clean, green, and sanitary. According to a study by the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), 73 percent of customers believe that a bad restroom indicates poor management. There’s more to good hygiene than just washing your hands after using the restroom.
“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”
Many people are stressed out when it comes to the workplace. Feeling stress from your work could potentially harm your health. Approximately, 77 percent of people regularly experience physical pain or weakness from their stress. This can be caused by a variety of things, including poor work-life balance or an overwhelming workload. Take action to find your Zen by browsing our products that can help you become healthier at work.
Sports play a big role in our daily water cooler talk. Whether it’s about our Packers, Badgers, or even the Mallards, us Wisconsinites love our local teams. In fact, Amanda and I wrote a song to the...
Surprisingly, left-handed people are uncommon. The fact is, only one in ten people in the world are left handed. August 13 is International Left Handers Day where we southpaws observe our singularity...