Office Life

5 Tips for Staying Focused at Work

By |2019-02-08T16:22:53+00:00February 8th, 2019|Blog, Office Life|

Do you find yourself at a loss when it comes to staying focused at work? Whether you’re in the field or back at the office, distractions abound. No matter where you set up shop, these distractions inhibit productivity and negatively affect your company’s bottom line. So what can be done to keep yourself and your

Office Holiday Party Etiquette 101

By |2019-01-10T17:17:14+00:00December 7th, 2018|Blog, Office Life|

The year’s end is nigh, and you know what that means, right? Of course, there are last-minute year-end goals, checking the numbers, meeting quotas, and all the stuff that matters the most when it comes to running a successful business. But there’s one particular event that everyone, no matter what position you’re in, looks forward

Martial Arts and Management

By |2018-11-08T18:55:23+00:00December 5th, 2018|Blog, Business Tips, Office Life, Small Business, Tips|

The martial arts of East Asia have long fascinated people in the West. The proliferation of martial arts through the film industry only served to boost the aforementioned fascination: Images of ninjas; Shaolin monks; and the late, great Bruce Lee performing gravity-defying kicks have captured the hearts of audiences for decades. These techniques, however, were

Celebrating Halloween 2018 at Actsoft

By |2018-11-02T13:27:46+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Blog, Office Life|

Here at Actsoft’s home office, the end of the year — the holiday season, specifically — is what we look forward to most. In particular, because we love that it's kicked off with one of our favorite holidays: Halloween. Each year, departments throughout the company give their all, decking out their work areas and

Natural Wonders: 5 Secluded Beaches to Escape the Crowds

By |2018-07-27T20:15:41+00:00July 20th, 2018|Actsoft, Advanced Wireless Forms, Architecture, Blog, Construction, Engineering, Fleet, Office Life, Wireless Forms|

Sometimes, the very thought of “going green” can sound the alarm for business owners as a practice that, while noble, requires a huge investment of finances that not only will affect their bottom lines, but that they just don’t have the resources to put forward, even if they wanted to. But that’s not always

5 Must-Visit Theme Parks Perfect for Family Vacations

By |2018-08-01T20:42:38+00:00May 24th, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Business Tips, Construction, Education, Field Service, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Healthcare, Office Life, Professional Service, Public Sector, Transportation, Utilities|

With Memorial Day weekend upon us, now is the time of year when families begin to pack up their suitcases and take to the road for their annual vacations. And really, this is the ideal time for it. The weather is at its best, the kids are out of school, and most seasonal destinations are

5 Tips to Organize Your Office Life

By |2018-08-02T13:50:31+00:00February 16th, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Education, Healthcare, Office Life, Professional Service, Tips|

They say cleanliness is next to godliness. In the business world, it’s organization that reigns supreme. Whether you’re the one running the show, or are in one of the many supporting roles, maintaining a sense of structure in the things you do directly affects the bottom line. Organization means efficiency, which results in things getting

Why Taking Vacations is Essential for Productivity

By |2018-08-02T14:03:46+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Business Tips, Construction, Education, Field Service, Healthcare, Office Life, Professional Service, Public Sector, Transportation, Utilities|

Are you in the habit of making sure your staff is regularly taking their earned vacation time before it disappears at the end of the year? Because chances are — according to a recent survey conducted by Glassdoor — they’re not. The average U.S. employee eligible for paid time off only takes about half their