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The Best Office Technology is Green, Efficient and Saves $

Posted by Mike Paperalt on May 24, 2017 7:17:48 PM

The Best Office Technology is Green, Efficient and Saves $

While 60% of company owners who were surveyed said that they would approve of their companies being more environmentally conscious, they also said that they don’t want to adopt expensive technologies, costly procedures or efficiency-hampering processes to protect the environment. 

When these same executives were asked if they would focus on environmental protection if they could also save money and make their companies more efficient, the were nearly unanimous in saying “yes.” 

The good news is that there are steps that nearly every organization can take to make a three-point difference in their business and the lives of their employees and customers: (1) Be more economical; (2) Care for the environment; (3) Be efficient.  Here are the steps that make the difference:


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Topics: ECM, Green Office Solutions, Paperless Cloud

Why Companies "Go Green"

Posted by Mike Paperalt on Oct 17, 2016 3:59:49 PM

Why Companies “Go Green”

Going green is one of the hottest corporate trends in America today.  While altruism may contribute to this trend, the driving force is the simple fact that green technologies are effective at cutting operating costs. 

Moreover, becoming a green company can actually boost your sales – and that sales boosting trend is likely to continue and to increase as more Millennials step into the roles of consumers and business leaders.  In fact, a recent Nielsen online study found that three out of four Millennial respondents are willing to pay more for products and services that come from companies who are committed to positive social and environmental impact.

The Millennial generation is larger than the Baby Boomer generation, so if you want to latch on to the new wave that will change the way companies are perceived, then going green makes both environmental and business sense.

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Topics: Green Office Solutions

What's a Green Office Initiative?

Posted by Diane Mitol on Feb 19, 2015 12:14:00 PM

What’s a Green Office Initiative?

A Green Office Initiative is a voluntary effort on the part of a business to promote best environmental practices in their offices.   The goal is to reduce a business’s environmental footprint while promoting ways to conduct business that promote sustainability. 

Most Green Office Initiatives have goals like these: 

  • Conserve water, save energy, minimize waste and save money
  • Promote sustainability through smart use of technology
  • Educate their staff about the benefits of going Green
  • Recognize and reward staff and departments that promote and support sustainability
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Topics: Green Office Solutions

Why Your Company Should Go Green

Posted by Diane Mitol on Dec 15, 2014 5:42:00 PM

Why your Company Should Go Green

Whether you manage a small company office or you’re the CEO of a major corporation, you’ll be interested to know that “going green” can improve your bottom line.  New research has found that companies that adopt eco-friendly green practices have employees that are more productive than those that do not.

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Topics: Green Office Solutions

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