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Getting Organized for Fall

It’s that time of year again – vacations are coming to an end, students are headed back to class, and summer is officially over. As deadlines that seemed so far away come hurtling around the corner, and as business picks back up, there’s never been a better time to focus on office organization. Here are a few things you can do to tackle the fall head-on, and get your office back up to speed.

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Celebrating the Olympics in Your Office

The Rio Olympics have been full of highs and lows, with dramatic wins and painful losses, countrywide celebrations and history-making achievements. As the Olympics wrap up this week, there’s still chance to capitalize on Olympic fever in the workplace, and celebrate the diversity and competition that the games offer on a global scale. Here are our top tips to make your workplace medal-worthy.

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Around the World in 5 Olympic Themed Office Meals

The Rio Olympics are here, providing the perfect excuse for a little office celebration (and some friendly competition). While the games deliver the sights and sounds of Rio directly to TV screens in homes and workplaces around the globe, we’re busy delivering flavorsome dishes to represent every country competing. To celebrate the diversity of sportsmanship (and food!), here’s a round up of some of the more interesting and unusual International cuisines sure to inject some Olympic spirit into your workplace.
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The Scoop on Nick Iovacchini from Distilled NY

For over three years, Distilled NY has been feeding hungry New Yorkers from their popular Tribeca restaurant – and around a year ago, they also decided to branch out into the corporate catering world. We chatted to CEO Nick Iovacchini to find out how and why Distilled NY got involved with catering clients through Seamless.

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Want to beat the summer motivation slump?

With the hot, heady days of summer upon us, and countless of coworkers out for vacation, it’s easy to see why lethargy can become an epidemic at this time of year. While many organizations may slow down, summer can provide a great opportunity to whip up morale, and prepare for busier times ahead. Here are our top tips to make sure your workplace gets the most out of summer.

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How to Plan the Perfect Office Picnic

Whether you’re a 3-person startup or a corporation with thousands of employees, a summer picnic can be a perfect way to add some feel-good summer vibes to the office. Organize your event on a weekend and allow your team to bring their families, or let your staff loose for an afternoon and bring a breath of fresh air to their day.

Choose a Dream Theme
A fun theme adds an extra element of interest for employees, and takes a picnic from a casual gathering to a special event. And don’t forget, many of the best themes can be brought to life with picnic-friendly food types! Consider a rock-n-roll theme with burgers, fries and live music, or an outdoor cinema picnic featuring popcorn, candy and hot dogs.

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TOP FIVE SAN FRANCISCO LUNCH SPOTS

Everyone has a favorite go-to lunch spot. But in a gastronomically endowed city like San Francisco, there’s no one perfect place to suit every single occasion, especially if you’re catering to an office full of different appetites. Thankfully, we’ve compiled a list of five lunch powerhouses that are the only restaurant names you need in your little black book. From board meetings, to casual group gatherings, to sugar-fuelled brainstorms – these hotspots will feed productivity every day of the working week – and they’ll deliver to your door, too.

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Summer Menu Ideas That Will Help Your Team Sizzle

Summer is finally here! But for a lot of people, summer can mean long days at your desk, looking out of the window, wishing you were in the sun. So why not bring a little summer indoors? Check out these great ideas to simultaneously heat things up and chill things out in your workplace.

MAKE ANY DAY A SUNDAE FUNDAE
Any day of the week is perfect for an ice cream sundae social! Whether you order in your neighborhood’s best scoops, or everyone contributes a flavor or topping, office sundae parties are a fantastic way to inject a little fun into your workplace. Set out your ice creams, toppings, and syrups in a central location, and watch the joy unfold before your very eyes.

BRING THE HEAT
Some sources claim that on a hot day, there’s nothing better than a little heat to cool you down. The science says that spicy foods can open your pores and help you get rid of a little extra temperature – but either way, it sounds like a great excuse to share something delicious. Whether you order up a burrito bar, spicy salsas or zinging’ chicken, it’s a great way to spice up lunchtime.

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Five LA lunch spots you HAVE to try

Working lunches can take many different forms in LA. Whether you’re organizing a relaxed social gathering, a business lunch to impress, or a quick bite on the go – we’ve got you covered. These are our go-to spots for outstanding food delivered right to your door, so you can enjoy an incredible lunch without even having to leave the office.

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