Conventional, artificial office lighting is the stuff of horror movies. That flickering, soul-sapping, eye-scraping lighting that emanates from fluorescent tubes does no one any good. In fact, bad lighting has been proven to place significant strain on people exposed to it for long periods of time, adversely affecting mood, perception and overall psychological well-being. It can also cause eye strain, headaches and other health issues. No business can afford to make its employees less productive, so if you have a lighting problem, you need to address it—fast. (more…)
In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re doing a three part series called, “How do you show love?” Today, we’re finding out how our small business experts show love to their employees not just on V-Day but all year. From Valentine’s Day massages to year-round unlimited PTO, we got some pretty sweet answers. (more…)
The new year brings with it new beginnings, especially for small business owners! We wanted to see what sorts of businesses were already popping up in 2017, so we asked our experts about their latest projects.
Here’s what they had to say: (more…)
Other than a booming year in business, we wanted to know what small business owners have on their wish list this holiday season. From “a full day in bed,” to asking Google to revert their 2016 decision to run up to four ads above the organic search results, we got some pretty creative answers.
Here’s what they had to say… (more…)
The Holiday season is the perfect time of year to celebrate your employees! This year, we’re excited to take the MyCorp employees on a Wine Safari, where we’ll be wine-tasting and feeding exotic animals to show our appreciation for all their hard work.
From gym memberships and apple watches to extra time off and whisking employees away in limos to surprise holiday parties, here’s how some of our small business experts are celebrating their employees this holiday season: (more…)
The end of 2016 is getting closer and closer, and entrepreneurs everywhere are reflecting on the business year they’ve had. Each year as a small business owner has ups and downs, but we wanted to ask our small business experts about their highlights.
Here’s what they had to say…
On Monday, November 21, 2016, at approximately 2:30 PM PST, six bugs fell from the MyCorporation ceiling, and everything changed.
It all started when an employee spotted a few big bugs (first thought to be “giant ants”) crawling around her workspace. News spread like wildfire and within a matter of minutes numerous employees were getting out of their seats to search for more bugs- some even getting on all fours to investigate under desks and filing cabinets. After a few minutes of fervent investigation, approximately two more “ants” were found… but this time… on desks, not on the ground. The conclusion was drawn that the bugs (could it be??) must be falling from the ceiling. Chaos ensued. (more…)
Did you know saying what you’re thankful for is scientifically proven to be good for you? Saying aloud or writing down the things in your life that you’re grateful for boosts endorphins and improves your mood. So if you’re family’s like mine and likes to go around the table and say what we’re thankful for before eating, know that, although you’re starving, you’ll at least soon be eating with a smile on your face. (more…)