January has come and gone, leaving both Christmas and the New Year as distant memories. At least it means hangovers are left behind too! While winter's still here, at least there's the slightest hint of spring around the corner. It's now just a case of remembering those New Year's resolutions and looking forward to the warmer weather. DeskDemon too is keeping up with developments and we hope we've got some exciting news and prospects for you.
What's new at DeskDemon?
With the chance to win a trip to Fiji and tips on how to survive the office, DeskDemon is well prepared to help with those winter blues.
Don't miss DeskDemon's online event designed to show you how to sit down with your boss to talk about your career. This conference will run on Thursday 16th February from 12.30
and will last 30 minutes. This event is FREE
and is run online so all you need is internet access and a telephone line (a free phone number is provided). By joining the conference you can learn more about:
• What is currently stopping such a meeting taking place
• The benefits of holding a meeting for you and your boss
• Handling the meeting to maintain your professional image
to register to make sure you don't miss out!
To celebrate the launch of the revolutionary new Leitz 180° Lever Arch Files, you can win a fantastic trip to Fiji, located in the tropics of the southern hemisphere along the world's 180° Meridian. Esselte are giving away a 13-night holiday for two, including flights and accommodation. On top of this there are runners up prizes of 10 digital radios and 10 classic World globes. All you have to do is answer three simple questions.
Work Smarter with Lets Conference – the anytime, anywhere voice conferencing service.
• Choose your own conference PIN number (6-20 digits)
• Tell your participants the date and time of conference and conference PIN
• All participants call 0871 88 000 88 at time and date of conference
• Enter in the conference PIN
AFFORDABLE CORPORATE HOSPITALITY IN LONDON? THE ANSWER IS ACADEMIC.
If you're searching for an affordable venue to hold a meeting or a seminar, look no further than Imperial College London
. Imperial's South Kensington campus offers over 200 meeting rooms and 40 lecture theatres. These spaces are available in the evenings and weekends during term time, as well as throughout vacation periods. Rates start from only £32.50 per person
inclusive of room hire, welcome packs, writing materials, refreshments, a buffet lunch and much more.
It's that time of year again. Take a look at DeskDemon's
new Valentine's Day section, filled with great offers for your valentine.
Did you know?
is soon to be launching its 'Did you know' section, jam-packed with all of those little known facts to surprise and captivate your colleagues and friends. Never more will you be stumped for conversation at the dinner table! Find out the only animal that can survive being frozen, and how many dimples there are on a golf ball.
The DeskDemon bookstore is there as your first point of call when you need to find those essential business, career, training and reference books. We have filled the bookstore with all of the latest and most important books for the Executive PA and secretary. This resource is designed for ease of use, so why not click on the link and have a browse at what's on offer?
Survival of the fittest: keeping fit and surviving the office
Everyone knows that the office can be a challenging place, but that doesn't mean that office life can't be enjoyable. Often it's these very challenges that mean it is exciting and rewarding. However, there are ways to make your working life work better. Here at DeskDemon
we have put together the 10 top tips for surviving and thriving in today's hectic office.
Or course, life shouldn't just be about work, however rewarding it might be. Having a life outside of the office and looking after your body offers rewards that affect the whole of your life. Take a look at our lifestyle piece on the importance of exercise and keeping fit and see how it can change you for the better.
That just about wraps it up from us for this cold month. It's time to get those calendars out and start planning the summer holiday!