Welcome to the November issue of What's New at DeskDemon!
It was National Stress Awareness Day on 7 November - join the debate, read what your peers are saying causes their stress and register your vote in our poll - click here.
Talking of stress, take the hassle out of Christmas shopping when trying to think of the ideal Christmas gift - Arcadia has the answer with its gift cards, great for men and women and which can be spent at many high street shops and online - and they can be bought online too!
58 locations, dedicated host, flexible meeting space - the The Academy at Holiday Inn is perfect for all your meeting needs.
If you're looking for a new supplier for great priced, but robust printer cartridges, take a look at Armor Office Printing.
There's still time to enter Sharpie's online drawing competition - we've had some great entries already, but with two Ipod Nanos still to be won (one already won!), why not have a go and enter now? And don't forget to register for your free sample Sharpie's new pro marker - consider it Sharpie's little early Christmas gift to you.
Don't miss out on our great offers and competitions - be among the first to know by following us on Twitter - @DeskDemon
|Successful Meetings Guaranteed|
|The Academy at Holiday Inn offers 626 state of the art meeting rooms in 58 conveniently located venues, many featuring their own break-out areas and rooms to cater for meetings and conferences from two to 500 delegates. Your dedicated meetings host will take care of every detail to ensure your meeting is a success. Visit our website for a quote.|
|Reward Your Staff with Arcadia|
|The ideal reward and incentive to offer staff, the Arcadia Group Fashion Gift Card is ready to use in Burton, Dorothy Perkins, Evans, Miss Selfridge, Outfit, Topman, Topshop or Wallis. It can be topped up with any amount from £1 to £300. (or €1 to €450 in NI and Eire). So start rewarding your staff today.|
|Armor: a Sustainable Way to Print |
Armor offers you cost effective and environmentally friendly compatible solutions that guarantee you a similar performance to the OEM printer cartridges.
Armor Office Printing is Europe’s leading manufacturer with 90 years of experience that produces compatible products (consumables for inkjet, laser, fax and impact printers). All products are underpinned by a robust warranty and a unique commitment to sustainable development.
|What Causes Your Stress?|
|As a busy PA or Executive Assistant, you may accept stress as an everyday part of your life. Some level of stress is normal, and is actually proven to be important in motivation and success. However, statistics show that levels of stress within the workplace are on the rise.|
|e-Recruitment - What is it Really All About?|
|e-recruitment is one of those terms that has slipped almost unnoticed into language and interview processes, but do any of us really understand the impact it has not only on companies who recruit using it, but how it affects job applicants?|
Our Editor went along to see WCN an e-recruitment specialist company that provides tailor-made software for companies and organisations when implementing e-recruitment to find out about it.
|What to Wear to an Interview|
|Going to an interview can be a stressful time for many. Try to feel comfortable by wearing something that will make you look professional, whilst giving a good impression to the interviewer. It makes sense to dress your best at an interview even if the job you are applying for doesn't require this. First impressions are lasting ones, so make yours good.|
So, that's it for now - remember to check our Home Page often to read new and relevant articles and reviews. Please keep your ideas coming - don't forget we're here to help YOU - so let us know which topics you'd like us to explore. Email firstname.lastname@example.org - and don't forget to follow us on Twitter @DeskDemon
Have a great month and we'll see you again in December - when the countdown to Christmas begins in earnest!
Until the next time
The DeskDemon Team
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