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“Without conference calling, we wouldn’t be able to cover the geography we have, or have multiple offices, or work with the subs,” says Mike Cherock, the owner of AE Works, an architectural design and engineering firm in Pittsburgh.
But for as great as teleconferences can be for growing a company, they can also be, well, really awkward. But they don’t have to be so cringe-worthy! Small business owners give us their rules for keeping teleconferences effective.

“Without conference calling, we wouldn’t be able to cover the geography we have, or have multiple offices, or work with the subs,” says Mike Cherock, the owner of AE Works, an architectural design and engineering firm in Pittsburgh.

But for as great as teleconferences can be for growing a company, they can also be, well, really awkward. But they don’t have to be so cringe-worthy! Small business owners give us their rules for keeping teleconferences effective.

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Cartoon by Peter C. Vey. For more from this week’s issue: http://nyr.kr/WUPvLj

Office hierarchy per usual.

newyorker:

Cartoon by Peter C. Vey. For more from this week’s issue: http://nyr.kr/WUPvLj

Office hierarchy per usual.

How Your Work Environment Affects Your Creativity
        
        Smart business leaders know that work environment has a huge impact on employee performance too. In response, they often carefully design and cultivate an environment that supports employee performance and reinforces the corporate culture. Read More
        (via How Your Work Environment Affects Your Creativity | Clarity.fm Blog)
How Your Work Environment Affects Your Creativity

Smart business leaders know that work environment has a huge impact on employee performance too. In response, they often carefully design and cultivate an environment that supports employee performance and reinforces the corporate culture. Read More

(via How Your Work Environment Affects Your Creativity | Clarity.fm Blog)

Hyperakt, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn
Being the Brand: Inside Brooklyn Creative Firms
For creative firms—including advertising and branding companies—looks are everything. Your space to some degree defines your brand for both clients and potential employees. Having a cool office is de rigueur for any firm that wants to win top talent and big-time clients. And in response to the legendary office spaces of tech giants Google, Facebook, and Apple, as well as the homey, funky office movement of tech startups, creative firms are in a heated battle to out-hip each other. Click here to see OPEN Forum’s new photo essay.
(via Being the Brand: Inside Brooklyn Creative Firms - OPEN Forum :: American Express OPEN Forum)

Hyperakt, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn

Being the Brand: Inside Brooklyn Creative Firms

For creative firms—including advertising and branding companies—looks are everything. Your space to some degree defines your brand for both clients and potential employees. Having a cool office is de rigueur for any firm that wants to win top talent and big-time clients. And in response to the legendary office spaces of tech giants Google, Facebook, and Apple, as well as the homey, funky office movement of tech startups, creative firms are in a heated battle to out-hip each other. Click here to see OPEN Forum’s new photo essay.

(via Being the Brand: Inside Brooklyn Creative Firms - OPEN Forum :: American Express OPEN Forum)