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How to Start an Office

Starting up an office from scratch can be an overwhelming task. If you don't know where to begin or what is required to start an office, these resources will help you.
  1. Essential Office Equipment (7)
  2. Furnishing An Office (11)
  3. Get Started with Email
  4. Office Space Essentials (4)

How To Start An Office
If you have never started an office before, the task may seem over whelming. Here are the six steps to starting an office. Work through each one carefully and your employees will be able to move in promptly.

How to Decide If You Can Work At Home
Thinking about starting your own business and wondering if you can run it from home? Many factors come into play in making this decision. Here are 7 considerations to help you decide.

A Beginners Guide to Office Space
If you have never started an office before, the task may seem over whelming. The decisions that must be made regarding office space are some of the most critical one you will make. But if you break the task apart into several basic decisions, you will be able to focus on what is important for your business and success will be yours.

How to Decide What Office Furniture You Need
Purchasing office furniture can be an expensive proposition. Knowing what office furniture you need and what is not really necessary, can save you a lot of money.

Essential Office Equipment for Starting a Business
Starting up a business or office will require both office furniture and office equipment. Purchasing office equipment will most likely be your second largest startup expense. If you plan carefully you will be able to control your office equipment expenditures by only buying the essential equipment you really need

Essential Office Supplies for Starting a Business
The following is a list of the essential office supplies that you will need in your office:

Top 3 Reasons to Permit Telecommuting
Telecommuting has become more attractive to employers in recent years. From the high price of gasoline to the drive to do more with less, the pressure is on to allow employees to work from home. But how do you know if allowing employees to work from home will benefit your business? Here is a guide to help you decide.

What Office Functions Can be Outsourced?
You don't have to hire all your employees on the first day. Outsourcing some of your office operation can help get your business up and running sooner rather than later. Just about any function of a company’s office can be outsourced. Before you jump into the “outsourcing boat,” you need to determine which areas, if any, could benefit your organization if they were outsourced.

Essential Disaster Recovery Planning
Disaster recovery planning is the process of creating a document that details how your business will recover from a catastrophic event. All businesses need a disaster recovery plan, but few businesses take the time to write a detailed and all encompassing plan.

Office Finder
If you are looking to lease, rent or buy office space you should check out this website. If your goal is to find the right office space, make sure you get the best deal possible and to avoid costly mistakes, OfficeFinder.com has a network of local professionals in over 550 markets waiting to help you.

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