How to Get the Right People Into Your Team

When it comes to work, goodbyes can be painful and costly. It takes money to hire and train new staff, on top of the hours of productivity lost covering for people who leave. This is especially concerning since US labor separation rates rose to 57.3% in 2020. Plenty of companies were forced to sacrifice time, […]

The Importance of Sustainable Takeout

  It’s an understatement to say that America’s plastic problem has reached worrying levels. In fact, it’s gotten so terrible that we’ve started naming the garbage patches in our oceans, formed by the debris, microplastics, and the litter of human activity. A major contributor to the destruction of the environment is the $83.92 billion US chain restaurant industry with […]

What’s with the Second Cup?

Despite the increasing amount of at-home coffee technology and bean delivery, the first cup of coffee in the morning simply doesn’t cut it most times. People greet their coffee machines with bed-head and baggy eyes in the morning, and most kitchens lack the traditional charm of the coffee shop. Nevertheless, people manage to make a lot of […]

Swapping Google Hangouts for the Real Thing

It’s no secret that COVID-19 hit the United States especially hard and continues to wreak havoc on what’s left of familiar social practices. Masks now cover our friendly smiles in public, standing in someone’s six feet bubble prompts discomfort, and daily walks seem like a vacation. Home quickly transformed into the office, the gym, daycare, […]

Can Convenience Be Sustainable?

While many countries view coffee as a means to slow down, relax, and socialize with one another, the United States’ coffee culture rings entirely different. Lines remain long and drive-thrus stay packed as millions of Americans frantically caffeinate during their morning commutes. Coffee fuels the working population. In many ways, it impacts productivity, morale, and […]