Many times you hear the importance of “first impressions” when interviewing for a job, meeting a new client, sitting down with your boss for an annual review or attending a seminar. As professionals, it is important to “dress for success,” have good eye contact and a great handshake all in an effort to give that great “first impression.”
Well, the same goes for your business location and office space. Do you have an overall welcoming environment? Let’s take a walk through your business space:
1. As you approach the entrance to your building, is the sidewalk clean? Windows clear? Do you have planters and a welcome sign with your logo or an “open” flag?