10 New Year’s Resolutions for Small Businesses

Individuals normally look to the beginning of each New Year to make resolutions for personal improvement—to lose weight, to spend more time with one’s partner or family, to manage finances better, to learn a new language, to run a marathon…the list could go on for pages. Sometimes these initiatives are successful; sometimes they fail within a few weeks of the New Year.

New Year’s resolutions are also good for businesses. Taking a moment to reflect on the past year and consider new ideas and strategies for the coming year is a great exercise for every business—particularly small businesses. Well-thought business resolutions can help companies improve productivity, lower costs, and fuel growth.

Davinci offers easily attainable goals and is a great resolution starting point for many small businesses. To seed your thinking, here are 10 resolutions that you might want to consider for 2015; we’re calling it the list of “no mores….”

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Help! I Need a Conference Room and Office for a Customer Video Shoot

The use cases for Davinci Meeting and Conference Rooms are quite diverse.

Sometimes customers simply need a larger office with all of the proper meeting accoutrements such as a lobby greeter, Internet access, presentation tools, among other. It might be an internal meeting, or it might be a meeting with a partner or customer. Others may be looking for something more permanent such as businesses in the midst of an office transition that need a temporary office with full business services.

It really doesn’t matter at the end of the day. Regardless of the circumstances and the business objectives, we are there to help our customers plan and execute on their meeting room requirements.

Office space for a video shoot

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The Top 10 Benefits of a Meeting Room Rental

The Top 10 Benefits of a Meeting Room Rental |Davinci Meeting Rooms

As a small business owner, it’s important to distinguish yourself among the competition. With meeting room rentals, you can stand out by obtaining all the tools that the big guys use without creating huge overhead costs. Renting meeting rooms as needed creates a strong business presence in any location with the amenities your customers would only expect from larger corporations. Renting meeting rooms, as opposed to leasing, allows you to project the image you want for your brand without breaking the bank.

Here are just ten benefits of renting meeting rooms to assist in your business operations:

1. Location convenience

Leasing a permanent office space can limit your availability to customers and clients, and organizations can end up spending a fortune to set up their office in a prime location. By renting a meeting space for only the hours or days that you need it, you can meet anywhere. With thousands rental locations in all major cities across the globe, you make yourself available to any customer wherever and whenever you need it.

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Meeting Room Rentals – Enterprise-level Professionalism for All Sizes of Business

Meeting Room Rentals – Enterprise-level Professionalism for All Sizes of Business | Davinci Meeting Rooms

While the world of business interaction rapidly changes with technology, a few things stay the same. One important aspect of business is that a company must maintain the credibility of meeting face to face. This level of interaction enhances a partnership, allowing deeper trust and seems to always increase meeting productivity. Most agree that face-to-face interaction adds value to a partnership, although it may not always be economical to maintain facilities large enough, and in reasonable locations, with the materials and amenities that a professional business meeting would need.

As an SMB or even a one-person shop, how do you compete with enterprises when it comes to maintaining professional, face-to-face relationships? Where and how do you host meetings with your important clients? Davinci Meeting Rooms offers a meeting room booking system that allows all business sizes to have access to formal conference and office space across the globe.

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Solo Law Firms: Increase the Bottom Line with a Conference Room Rental

Solo Law Firms: Increase the Bottom Line with a Conference Room Rental | Davinci Meeting Rooms

As a small law firm, it is important to cut costs where you can, but you don’t want to sacrifice your professional image. The goal is to increase the bottom line by making smart business decisions. Solo attorneys and large firms alike are finding that they can find immediate savings simply by utilizing conference room rental services instead of leasing office space. These rooms can be used as an extension of your office for everything from depositions, preparation of litigations, and other meeting and events.

While your firm is saving money, there are many services available through conference room rentals that may not otherwise be an option with a lease. The benefits are endless, and the result is always the same: professional appearance, quality service, and reduced spending.

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Save costs with Davinci vs. Hotel conference room rentals

Save costs with Davinci vs. Hotel conference room rentals |Davinci Virtual

When you’re running your own business you know that putting forth a professional image when meeting with clients and prospects is a must. After all, the first impression can make or break a business deal, and part of having a great image is setting the right atmosphere by booking a conference room. There’s a lot to consider when looking for the perfect meeting space, but you also don’t want to end up overpaying. Below are a few things to consider when booking a location.

Hotel conference room rentals

The traditional way of booking conference rooms is finding a hotel with open space. However, hotel conference room rates are often very high and offer very little in return. Conference room booking through a hotel requires calling a variety of different places to compare costs and availability. Often hotels don’t have the kind of space you want with the amenities and tools you need for a successful presentations; leaving you responsible for bringing equipment along to ensure you have everything you need.

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Five Tips For Business Travel

Five Tips For Business Travel | Davinci Virtual

If you run your own business or have a client facing position, you probably travel often. Traveling is a big part of nurturing existing relationships as well as networking to meet new prospects. After all, you can’t grow your business if you’re sitting behind your desk the whole time. When you’re on the road weekly or monthly, it’s important to travel smart. If you want to save time and money on your next business trip, follow the five tips listed below.

1. Plan ahead with meeting room rentals

When you’re traveling frequently, unexpected things are likely to occur, so it’s always best to plan ahead and be as prepared as possible. One way to ensure that your business meeting will be a success is to use a meeting room booking system for your rental in advance. Meeting room rentals offer the professional atmosphere your clients and prospects have come to expect and all the amenities you want to ensure that your meeting is a success.

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Close the Deal: The 3 Best Environments for Sealing Business Deals

It goes without saying, no matter how great the service or product you’re providing, you have to make other people believe in it, or else it won’t go far. But how do you get other people to believe in what you’re selling? Well, it’s no surprise that a lot if it has to do with how you approach the situation and where—in other words, the meeting space you choose will set the atmosphere. If you’re trying to convince someone in the wrong place, chances are you’ll be turned down. So before you pull out your speech, consider the three best environments for closing business deals.

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Increase The Bottom Line: How to Leverage Conference Room Rentals For Your Business

Davinci Meeting and Conference Rooms is proud to present this infographic showcasing how to increase the bottom line through leveraging conference rooms for your business. Discover what conference room rentals are as well as how utilizing them can save your business money while increasing a professional image.

To learn about booking a conference room rental,  visit DavinciMeetingRooms.com. Book a conference room straight from your phone with the Davinci Meeting Room app on iTunes and Google Play.

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Increase the Bottom Line With Conference Room Rentals (infographic) | Davinci Virtual

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Business Resources: Get location-centric business tools with meeting rooms and day office rentals

Business Resources: Get location-centric business tools with meeting rooms and day office rentals | Davinci Virtual

Businesses are becoming leaner in order to stay competitive—some consisting only of one or two employees. Although this is a growing trend, these business owners don’t always want to let on that they’re a one-person shop. Every entrepreneur wants to be perceived as professional and credible, and in order to do so, they need the technology, support, and image that larger firms and corporations can afford. That’s where booking meeting room rentals can be a great advantage. Booking a meeting room makes you look prestigious and gives you all the capabilities of a big business without breaking your budget. There are five business resources that you can take advantage of when booking meeting rooms and office spaces.

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