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Fall into Business Success with a New Scottsdale Office Lease

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So you spent the summer living it up and relaxing. You swam, camped, and traveled. You’ve eaten more frozen yogurt than you care to admit. And, if we’re going to be honest, you’ve worked precious little on your business. And now, with school back in session, perhaps you’ve decided it’s time to buckle down and get serious about launching or growing your own business, and maybe even looking for a Scottsdale office lease. And if you’ve been putting it off, here are some reasons why autumn is a great time to get started. No holiday pressure . . . yet. At the moment there’s no big rush to start advertising for the fall and winter holidays, and no shopping competition with big box retailers. However, right now is an ideal time to start strategically planning your holiday marketing. Do your homework, and cater to your target audience when they’re most

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Blurred Lines approach to balancing work and personal life

Almost exactly one year ago, Harvard Business Review published an article written in support of a more “blurred lines” approach to balancing work and personal life. The theory is that if you try to keep those boundary lines rigid, you feel a performance-compromising amount of stress when you’re at work, and a thought about home or the weekend pops into your brain. Ditto for when you’re on a family picnic and you remember a work email that you need to send. So much stress, in fact, that the thought can deplete your energy and focus from the thing you’re trying to concentrate on. The article reports that study participants who allowed their personal life to seep into their work day, or who allowed themselves a few moments of work during times with friends or family, were less stressed and performed better overall. With small business owners who are working to

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What Does Your Office Space Say About YOU?

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If you’re a new small business owner, perhaps one of the things you’re looking forward to is the simple pleasure of having your very own desk, in your very own office space in Scottsdale, for your very own thriving company. Sounds exciting, right? Perhaps you’ve even called Advantage Office Suites to discuss leasing your own executive office in Scottsdale AZ, and you can’t wait to move in. Well, before you start investing in paperweights and picture frames, perhaps you’d like some insight on just what your workspace says about you, and the message it send to your employees and customers. Whether intentional or not, every single thing in your office declares a statement about you, and can affect how employees and customers interact with you. Wait, are we friends? Things like a candy dish, pictures of family and pets, a sturdy and comfy guest chair or two, and thriving plants

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5 Signs that You’re Ready to Rent an Office Space in Scottsdale

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As a small business owner in the Scottsdale area, you have undoubtedly thought about whether your business is ready to take the step of you having your own Office Space in Scottsdale.  In fact, you’ve probably found that the very things that make working from home so convenient, such as multitasking work with chores, being there for your family, and having access to home comforts while you work, are the very things that can make working from home challenging.  So are you, and your business, ready to branch out into your very own office space?  Here are our top 5 telltale signs: You’re ready to increase your staff size. Your business is going great, and you’re ready to hire out.  And unless you and your family or roommates happen to like your employees keeping office in your living room, you’d better get an office suitable for meetings and work days. 

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To App or Not to App?

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So you’ve got your business license and business plan. You even have Scottsdale office space that you secured through Advantage Office Suites to make your business plan happen. So now what? What is the best way to attract customers? Gone are the days where businesses can grow through word of mouth alone or even through a catchy website or ad. Today, if you want your business to be successful, it might be necessary to tap into the app world. Up until even a few years ago, many small businesses believed that getting an app was an excessive luxury; too expensive to hire an app developer, and too complicated to tackle independently. Now, app-development programs allow business owners to take on the app-building task in a much more affordable and feasible way. Still not sure? Consider the fact that about 75% of Americans check their smartphones at least once per hour,

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Are You Ready to Be Your Own Boss?

“Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t so you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t.” This quote by an anonymous source illustrates the beauty and allure of being your own boss.  The allure of working for yourself rather than “the man.”  The appeal of setting your own schedule and hours, and making your own money.  If you’re thinking about taking the BYOB (“be your own boss”) plunge, are you wondering if you’re really ready?  Here are some questions to ask yourself to be able to tell if BYOB is right for YOU.  You’re a realist.  You tell the whole truth and nothing but the truth.  In fact, your bosses have often been turned off by your honesty.  This shows that you have the integrity needed to run your own show, and that you care about the quality of the

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Tax Preparation Tips for Small Businesses

Welcome to Tax Season.  As you count the weeks down to your appointment with your accountant (or with your online tax preparation program), you check and double-check, crossing your fingers that you’ve done and saved and documented everything just right.  It’s like the ultimate yearly end-of-semester final, and a failing grade could lead to some serious business consequences.  As a small business owner, there are a few key things you need to know about tax season to make it a successful one.  We’ve compiled a helpful list of tips and resources for you and your tax season questions. Know thyself S-Corp?  LLC?  Non-profit?  How your business is set up can have a significant impact how you file your taxes and what exemptions you might be eligible for.  If you haven’t already, we recommend meeting with a tax professional to decide on your business classification.  Have questions about the differences between

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Your Battle Plan for Starting Your Own Small Business

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Do you often find yourself at your current job day-dreaming about being your own boss? Do you spend every spare second wishing you were the one calling all the shots? If so, it may be time for you to to finally turn your dream into a reality and start your small business. Though, keep in mind that this is not a decision to be made lightly as it can be much more challenging to chase your dreams than one would imagine. You should also be sure that your decision to work for yourself isn’t based on a dislike for your current job. Your main motivation should only come from a passion to succeed and to carve out a name for yourself. This mentality is what will keep you going when things seem hard or even impossible. The Best Plan is to Have a Plan If you’re still employed at what

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2016 Client Appreciation Holiday Party

In December 2016 Advantage Office Suites in Scottsdale had their 1st annual Holiday Client Appreciation Party. All of the businesses that rent office space in Scottsdale’s Princess Location where there to meet the other businesses in the office building and enjoy some holiday cheer. It was a great time and we are looking forward to celebrating the next Client Appreciation Day.

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Your Top 7 Holiday Marketing Strategies

Welcome to the holiday season – the time of year when kids are beside themselves with excitement, department store executives have dollar signs in their eyes, and small company owners strive to figure out just what to do with this season of spending and gift-giving.  With festive music and decorations gracing every business, home, and airwave, it can be easy to feel lost among the big-box stores and mega-corporations.  Where does your business fit in?  Can your company cash in on the holiday spirit? Considering that the National Retail Federation predicts that there will be a 3.6% increase in holiday sales this year (meaning people are spending money), it’s certainly smart to try and get your piece of this holiday pie.  We’ve selected the top 7 ways that your small business can get in on the holiday marketing action today (without busting your budget). Email, email, email.  It’s one of

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