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Even if you don’t set formal resolutions for the new year, you probably have some things you’d like to improve. One thing that everyone could use is more time to get things done during the day. You can’t bend the laws of time, but you...

It's no secret that working alongside someone with a poor or negative attitude impacts an entire office's overall morale. While there are tons of ways to relieve or even correct this kind of issue, one of the best ways to improve your work attitude is...

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounded by lush forests, pristine lakes, and snow-capped peaks, Roanoke, VA is a breathtakingly beautiful destination for the holidays. If you’re dreaming of a white Christmas, downtown Roanoke is the perfect city to feel like you’re on the...

Teleworking has steadily evolved from a trendy business buzzword to a “remote work revolution” in the past few years, and this transition has been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic. In May 2020, an estimated 61% of employees in America were working from home, and 40%...

The old adage “it’s not about what you know, it’s about who you know,” still rings true today in business, especially in our connected world of LinkedIn, online job postings, and Zoom interviews. Networking is a key factor in personal and professional development, and can...

The Executive Park at Pheasant Ridge sits at the feet of the beautiful Appalachian Mountains. Explore the area and find an activity that inspires your soul. Roanoke, Virginia is full of things to do and places to explore that can help you discover a new...

In a matter of months, COVID-19 has tremendously affected the way we live and work. Many organizations have facilitated moving their employees to remote work. However, some companies need their employees on-premise in order to perform their jobs well. While this does put workers at...

Open offices have become a huge hit for businesses across the country. In fact, one study showed that over 70% of offices in America have adopted this layout. The idea is to encourage collaboration and improve productivity. The age of the cubicle has seemingly ended,...

Looking for the best place to grow or even start your business? Is being outdoors important to you? Look no further than Roanoke. Roanoke has a plethora of activities to keep you active after an exhaustive work week. Home to Smith Mountain Lake, Appalachian Trail,...

If you’re looking for a change of pace for your next business meeting, consider scheduling an out-of-office lunchtime meeting at a local restaurant. The Executive Park at Pheasant Ridge is conveniently located near several of Roanoke’s most popular lunchtime locations.  Hollywood’s Restaurant & Bakery Located about 20...