Beauty & Brains in Branding & Web

Decorate for Doing: Workplace Decor that Works

blog_04_300x120We’ve all heard of the wonders within Google’s offices – indoor go-kart tracks, multicolour fixie bicycles, and indoor slides. But why is Google so invested in creating a fun and fresh working environment? Because a well designed workplace leads to happy employees which, in turn, leads to greater productivity. While you may not be able to create an adult Disneyland within your own offices, a few small tweaks to your existing space can improve morale and boost productivity.

Here are a few quick fixes to get a little Google into your office:

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Common Culprits of the Wasted Workweek

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You had your power breakfast, wrote out your to-do list and put your brain in high gear, but by the time you sift through all your emails (plus a few cat videos), it's time for a team meeting. By the time the meeting wraps up, it's already lunch and … [Continue reading]

These Foods Will Boost Your Business Brainpower

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That morning donut sure tasted delicious, but now you’re feeling sluggish and your concentration is waning. You may not know it but that donut (and those birthday cupcakes) are doing more harm than you think. In fact, our nutrition has a direct … [Continue reading]

Google’s Stock Split and the Real Motivation Behind It

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Google’s stock price was cut in half Wednesday following a 2 for 1 stock split, traditionally used to decrease the amount required for investors to buy in or as a show of confidence by company managers. Forbes contributor Chuck Jones doesn’t … [Continue reading]

7 Day Plan to the Most Productive You

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Between Facebook and Twitter, online shopping, and your co-workers hilarious cat pictures, it can be tough to stay focused at work, no matter how determined you are to be productive. So how do you maintain your momentum throughout the week? Be … [Continue reading]

Geosports: Play your sport, anytime, anywhere

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During March, we’ll be exploring local and Canadian business ventures whose innovative business models harness the potential of new technologies and the mobile-web. By addressing modern market demands with modern solutions, these game-changing … [Continue reading]

FreshMint Montreal: A Healthy Lunch that Comes to You

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During March, we’ll be exploring local and Canadian business ventures whose innovative business models harness the potential of new technologies and the mobile-web. By addressing modern market demands with modern solutions, these game-changing … [Continue reading]

Uber: Montrealers Get Their Own Personal Driver

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During March, we’ll be exploring local and Canadian business ventures whose innovative business models harness the potential of new technologies and the mobile-web. By addressing modern market demands with modern solutions, these game-changing … [Continue reading]

Breather: Montrealers Breathe Easy in New Serviced Office Spaces

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During March we’ll be exploring local and Canadian business ventures whose innovative business models harness the potential of new technologies and the mobile-web. By addressing modern market demands with modern solutions, these businesses are … [Continue reading]

How to Recruit Top Talent Using Social Media

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Imagine finding your next star employee through…Facebook? It's not as crazy as you may think. Facebook, and other social platforms, are quickly becoming legitimate recruiting tools with big names like Pepsi, GAP, Oracle and AIG turning to the vast … [Continue reading]