DataTech News & Blog

October 18, 2019
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Improve Productivity with a Standing Desk

Standing desks have been around for a few years now and they are becoming increasingly popular among office employees. They have numerous health benefits and provide extra productivity to those who feel they could use a little bit more energy during the day. We are big advocates here at DataTech, we will show you how to get one of these desks without breaking the bank. Standing Desks Without Breaking the Bank Benefits: Weight loss: Yup, using a standing desk can contribute to weight loss. Studies show that people who stand more than they sit during work show a reduced weight gain when all other factors remain constant. Blood Flow: Standing allows for increased blood flow throughout the body, bringing more oxygen to vital parts of the body making for a healthier vascular system. Increased Productivity: As mentioned in blood flow, bringing more oxygen to the brains allows for better concentration […]
October 8, 2019
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Career Advice You Don’t Want to Hear

Not enough people really tell you how it is, everyone seems to regurgitate the same old business and career advice as always. Fact is, that times have changed, but the advice hasn’t, so let DataTech Business Centre give it you straight, we asked a few members of our Business Community and they know a thing or two about modern-day business. The Best Career Advice You Won’t Want to Hear Make “Grunt Work” Useful Part of being a new employee anywhere is often times you get to all the fun stuff that no one else wants to do. Often times we just put our head down and try to push through the days doing these monotonous tasks. The truth is, you should be using this “grunt work” to your advantage, take aspects of it that apply to your career goals and practice them. Take the First Job That Will Allow You […]
October 3, 2019
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5 Signs You Are Ready for a Promotion

Everyone deserves a promotion, right? Well, no, not everyone, but sometimes you feel you are just ready. Don’t get too ahead of yourself, but if these 5 things relate to you, then it may be time to step up and ask for that promotion. So sit back and relax and get ready to find out if you are promotion ready. Are You Ready for a Promotion? It’s no longer a challenge Tired of your everyday duties? Are things getting really boring at work? If you feel you aren’t being challenged enough and you are doing your job well, it might be time for a change. A good company will recognize this and take steps to make sure you are challenged. You cannot communicate good ideas Do you have really good ideas? If you feel you aren’t in a position to express these ideas to higher-ups, its time to get into […]
September 26, 2019
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How to Maximize Productivity in Shared Office Spaces

With more and more people choosing a shared office space over a private one, maximizing productivity becomes an important issue. Sometimes when moving into a shared office space it can be difficult to adjust to the new working environment. But DataTech has been providing office space to the Victoria business community for years and we know how you can maximize your productivity in our offices. Stay Productive in Shared Offices If you think shared office space is right for you, check out our affordable offices and many other services. Room Setup Arguably the most important part of remaining productive is how your office is set up. A lot of factors come into play when choosing how to layout your office. If there will be multiple people inside the office and you are easily distracted, try to angle your desk away from those people to not be tempting by conversations. Try […]
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