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Three Better Ways To Network In 2018

January 25th, 2018 |

  You already know that networking is a relationships game–that you’re supposed to give with no immediate expectation of getting. But if you’re looking to grow your network in quality rather than just quantity, “I’d love to grab coffee and pick your brain” will only take you so far. So as you double down on those career resolutions for … Continue reading Three Better Ways To Network In 2018

4 Ways to Know Your Customer Better

January 23rd, 2018 |

  Running a small business can be an incredible challenge with a seemingly never ending to-do list, and many owners are doing it all on their own. Employee management, product development, accounting…where do you even begin? The answer is always to start with your customer. Talking to the right people is the first, most important step. Click here to read more! … Continue reading 4 Ways to Know Your Customer Better

Master the Skill of Public Speaking With These 3 Tricks

January 18th, 2018 |

  Mastering public speaking is easier than you might realize. One of the most powerful skills an entrepreneur can develop is that of public speaking. Unfortunately, it’s also America’s biggest phobia. According to the Chapman University Survey on American Fears an incredible 25.3 percent of Americans say they fear speaking in front of a crowd. Click here to read … Continue reading Master the Skill of Public Speaking With These 3 Tricks

The 5 Best Reads for Leaders in 2018

January 11th, 2018 |

One of Melissa Lamson’s New Year’s resolutions is to read more.Leadership development is a demanding field, and her list of “must read” books for 2018 continues to grow. In fact, thought leaders like Simon Sinek, believe that individuals who read at least twenty minutes a day are more successful than those who don’t. Click here … Continue reading The 5 Best Reads for Leaders in 2018

Stark Office Suites purchases Hartford Trust Building for $4.3 million

December 18th, 2017 |

Stark Office Suites, which offers turn-key, flexible executive office suites and virtual office services, has added another location to its roster of office space. The purchase of The Hartford Trust Building at 750 Main St. marks the company’s 10th location. The building was purchased for $4.3 million. The 17-story, brick-and-limestone building at 750 Main St. … Continue reading Stark Office Suites purchases Hartford Trust Building for $4.3 million

Stark Office Suites to open 10th location with Hartford building purchase

December 12th, 2017 |

  Stark Office Suites, a 13-year-old business providing turnkey executive offices and virtual office services for professionals and entrepreneurs, will open its 10th location with its recent $4.3 million purchase of The Hartford Trust Building in downtown Hartford. Headquartered in Rye Brook, the company also operates offices in Westchester, Fairfield counties, and midtown Manhattan.   Click … Continue reading Stark Office Suites to open 10th location with Hartford building purchase

Downtown’s 750 Main sold at $4.3M

December 7th, 2017 |

  The New York operator of flexible office space in the Northeast has acquired downtown Hartford’s historic 750Main St. office tower for $4.3 million, authorities say.   Stark Business Solutions, of Rye Brook, N.Y., purchased the 18-story brick-and-limestone edifice abutting Travelers Tower on Nov. 15 from Houston-based 750 Main St. LLC, city records show. The … Continue reading Downtown’s 750 Main sold at $4.3M

Downtown Hartford’s Oldest Surviving Skyscraper Sold For 21st Century Use

December 7th, 2017 |

The oldest surviving skyscraper in downtown Hartford — the 1921 Hartford-Connecticut Trust Co. building — will now get a use for the 21st century.   The 17-story, brick-and-limestone edifice at the corner of Main Street and Central Row has been sold for $4.3 million to Stark Office Suites, a New York company that leases “flexible” … Continue reading Downtown Hartford’s Oldest Surviving Skyscraper Sold For 21st Century Use

Client Spotlight: TGI Office Automation

December 5th, 2017 |

  Stark Office Suites is excited to feature our new client out of Rye Brook, TGI Office Automation.   For fifty years, the people at TGI have set the industry for customer service. How? We begin each day by showing our customers how much we value their business. Through a guaranteed response time and customer … Continue reading Client Spotlight: TGI Office Automation

Stark Office Suites – Hartford

November 30th, 2017 |

  Come see our newest location at 750 Main Street in Hartford, CT! This location blends all the modern amenities of a contemporary office facility with the Old World charm of a building steeped in history. Located next to the Old State House in the heart of downtown Hartford, our building is at the center … Continue reading Stark Office Suites – Hartford

7 Simple Social Media Moves That Work

November 29th, 2017 |

  Before he started to dole out social-media advice for entrepreneurs at Inc.‘s recent GrowCo conference in New Orleans, Dave Kerpen, chairman of Likeable Media and now founder of offshoot Likeable Local, had a few things he wanted to get out of the way.   First, he said, social media is not free. Second, it won’t … Continue reading 7 Simple Social Media Moves That Work

5 Things You Can Do In Just 1 Day to Work Smarter (Instead of Harder)

November 21st, 2017 |

  We’ve heard this saying many times before, work smarter, not harder. Productivity is different for everyone, so it takes some trial and error to find what works for you. While some of these may be hard to implement, try starting one of these each week.   Christina Nicholson, owner of Media Maven shares the five ways she … Continue reading 5 Things You Can Do In Just 1 Day to Work Smarter (Instead of Harder)