4 Top Document Disposal Mistakes to Avoid

When it comes to information security, companies make errors all the time. Improper, even negligent disposal of confidential workplace documents happens often in both big and small organizations. Here are four top document disposal mistakes to avoid: Mistake 1: Using a Paper Shredder Paper shredding machines are costly and time-consuming. You must remove staples and paperclips from your files, separate …

Your Questions about Office Recycling, Answered

Today, more businesses are implementing green initiatives to help the environment. Office recycling is one of the most common of these initiatives, and while you know it benefitting our planet, did you know it can also improve your bottom line? In this blog, we answer your office recycling questions so you can help your organization go green. Q: How does …

5 Common Mistakes that Hinder the Recycling Process

If you’re not actively minimizing your organization’s impact on the environment, now is the time to start an office recycling program. You’ll want to make sure your recycling process is thorough, efficient and economical. Here are five common mistakes to avoid. Mistake 1: Going it Alone The actions you take to create a green office can earn you a pat …

4 Ways to Simplify Your Information Disposal Practices

Are your company’s information disposal practices impeding true growth, productivity and profitability? The answer is “yes” if you follow these inefficient steps when shredding documents:  Remove staples and paperclips from documents Separate files into easy-to-shred portions Hand-feed the documents into a shredder Empty and clean the shredding receptacle Dump shredded material in a dumpster With all of these steps, you …

Maryland Preakness 2018

Fun Facts About Maryland’s Preakness

The People’s Party Not invited to this Saturday’s wedding of the youngest son of “The People’s Princess?” Not to fret. You can attend “The People’s Party!” After viewing the dazzling tiara worn by Meghan Markle as she weds Prince Harry at 7 am EDT, tune in for the middle jewel in the Triple Crown, the 143rd running of the Preakness …

5 Common Information Destruction Mistakes to Avoid

When disposing of sensitive and confidential information, you can never be too careful. One mistake can cause a handful of bad consequences for your business, including: Identity theft Business fraud Lawsuits Brand damage Regulatory non-compliance… …or all of the above. To help you avoid these consequences, here’s a list of common information destruction mistakes to avoid: 1. Relying on a …

Small Business Sat 11/25/17

Small Business Saturday is November 25th

Small Business Saturday, aka SBS, was first celebrated in 2010 in response to Black Friday, which focuses on national chains and Cyber Monday, which promotes e-commerce.  SBS encourages shoppers to patronize small local businesses – the “Mom & Pops” – that once lined every town’s Main Street. Small businesses have a huge impact on the economy and their communities.  Small …

Celebrate Recycling! America Recycles Day 2017

This year is the 20th  anniversary of America Recycles Day.  “ARD” is the only nationally recognized event that promotes recycling in the US.  “America Recycles Day is a call-to-action to motivate individuals to actively pursue a #BeRecycled lifestyle 365 days a year,” said Brenda Pulley, senior vice president, recycling, Keep America Beautiful which manages the program.  ARD reminds us of the …