The Beginnings of an Eco-Friendly Office

With the ever growing list of things that come with maintaining a business, there's hardly time to remember other REALLY important things in life... like being environmentally conscious. There are meetings to attend, clients to see, plans to construct, and employees to train. Often times, one of the last things on a business owner's mind is how to reduce footprints on the earth we've inherited. And really, it's quite understandable, because that list of things continues

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“Move!”

That's right, Move (like, decorate the office, try a new workout routine, have an off the cuff meeting, have a party...) It's one of my favorite words when it comes to innovation and creative thinking. But it seems, even the concept of "creative thinking" is running its course in our minds--it's turning a bit into a cliche phrase, isn't it? This happens sometimes to the best of them. It shouldn't however, stop us from realizing a word's value. Some

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Take the Train down Memory Lane

As some of you may know, AVA Virtual Assistance was originally called A-Train Secretarial Services (a nod to the jazz standard Take the "A" Train). In honor of that, we've decided to post this amazing video we found. It's a live stream of a train traveling somewhere in the world over a winter wonderland--but you've got the view of the very front of the train! Enjoy... Do you like trains and forward momentum? Us too! We'd

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