There is always a fine line that separates an ideal
work-life balance from an unhealthy one. The time that an
employee spends looking at their electronic screen (desktop,
laptop or even the mobile...
Hello there, my name is Hannah Bird, I am 15 years old and currently studying for my GCSE's at Shenley Brook End School.
This blog is a recap of my experience of working at ACS.
We are back with the 3rd and final installment of our "Office move HQ" series. Today we are going to talk about some of the things you can do to help your users settle into their new office environment.
It has been 4 weeks since our Claremont Centre adjustable
desks arrived and we wanted to give you an update of how we
have been getting on and how we think they...
In the second episode of Office Move HQ we look at how to find the perfect space and create a design concept that is right for your business culture.
On Friday, Loch Lomond was subject to the arrival of roughly 15 ACS employees and their guests.
This blog gives you an idea of what we all go up to but before I go into any sort of detail, I think I can speak for all of the group when I say, we have had a ball!
Take a look...
How many of you have continued with work outside of your normal office hours? Thanks to the accessibility that modern technology provides us with, work has become more of a 24/7 endeavour for many people.
In this blog, we will discuss workplace wellbeing, what it actually is, and how your business can adhere to the requirements of the modern workforce with a few ACS examples...
Working in partnership with Clarke Rendall, we have collated information that will assist you in choosing the right reception desk and how to make sure the project is successful.
Phil Steadman tells us why he loves working here at ACS and provides us with a new perspective on the annual ACS BBQ antics...
Take a look at what happened when ACS took some clients to The Crystal Maze experience in London...
According to The National Office for Statistics, people who work full-time in the UK work an average of 7.82 hours a day. But with the increasing impact of mobile devices and the work styles of new generations, the real hourly average per work day is likely to be much higher.
In this blog, we look at the considerations that business owners have to make when adapting their office spaces for new work styles and generations.
Successes will be celebrated, hard work will be rewarded and Northampton Town dance floors will be full...it can only be the ACS AGM!
Here is some insight into the traditions of an ACS AGM...
HRH The Queen is 90 years old today!
Take a look at some of the biggest developments in technology and workplace during The Queen's 64-year reign...
Cabling is a subject that I am pretty sure has never been made glamorous or particularly exciting, and I am not going to attempt to change that, but here are a few things that might make you think about how important cabling really is for your business...
ACS employees are often referred to as the ACS family and our head office is nicknamed ACS house, can you sense a theme occurring?
So in light with this theme, I thought I would give myself the challenge of describing the ever-expanding departments of ACS as if they were members of a family. Here is what I came up with...
Generation Z are the students and universities graduates of today and the employees and consumers of tomorrow. They buy things based on battery life, interact with their favourite brands using mobile applications and it's highly likely that business owners will have to recruit them via their phones one day.
Open plan environments are without a doubt dominating the workplace but there is still a need to provide private spaces.
Acoustic pods can achieve this for you. Here are a couple of ACS recommended solutions...
Marketing Manager, Paul, or PG as he is known to most, has worked at ACS for 10 years.
In this blog he tells us his story and why he loves his job at ACS...
Technology means that we can work from anywhere. As we become more mobile in how we work it is easy to forget what might seem like the small things, like how our workstation is setup. These 'small things' can in fact have a huge impact on our health.
So here are 3 quick fixes to a healthier workstation.
ACS' resident 'Belieber', Paige, has now been a member of the family for 18 months.
In this blog, she shares with us some of the personal reasons why she loves her job at ACS...
Credit Controller, Charlie has worked at ACS for 9 years. Here is why he loves his job.
New ACS family member, Amey, shares some personal reasons as to why she loves her job at ACS.
ACS' Marketing Executive, Hannah, shares some personal reasons as to why she loves her job at ACS.
I am very excited to tell you that I am writing this blog standing up. That's right, for the first time I am working from a height adjustable desk. In this blog I will share with you some of the benefits these desks could have for your workforce...
In this blog I will share with you some of the benefits these desks could have for your workforce...
It's 2016! Welcome to a brand new year everyone!
ACS is now officially in its 21st year of business, and to celebrate, we wanted to share with you some of the predicted Technology and Workplace trends that the year has in store.
Aircharge offers the latest in wireless charging solutions for the office, home & public spaces.
As technology continuously shapes the workplace businesses are looking to create comfortable, flexible working environments that encourage mobility.
A new wave of apprenticeships is predicted to be the saving grace of the digital skills gap. Vocational qualifications are being increasingly promoted as an alternative to University, offering a more direct path into industry for younger people.
The expectations of the workplace and how people interact today is miles away from historic practice. Here are 10 tips on how to let collaboration flourish in your business.
Business owners continue to search for methods of helping their workforce cope with the pressures that come with modern work styles, one of the answers becoming increasingly popular is height adjustable desks.
Collaboration basically means to work together, and right now, our technology, workplace environments and everything in between are increasingly focussed on helping this type of work culture thrive.
The way people communicate today there is a nickname for every generation, every workstyle, it's #this and #that with nobody ever really understanding why they put the # in the first place. The millennials as we know them were probably the first generation to be completely exposed to technology as it is now used, but who are they??
Lano is Orangebox’s largest table range, designed to meet the increasing need for practical tabling with expansive scope, from the smallest meeting table to very large conference configurations.
5 top tips on how to maximise mobile working within your business.
Harc from our partners Ocee Design has been created to facilitate the basic need to listen and to provide a place to cut out or reduce the surrounding noise.
The environment we work in has a huge impact on both our mood and our behaviour. Fully understanding this, ACS know how important it is to help your business develop long-term strategies that ensure your IT infrastructure complements your office environment.