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Learn2 Choose Office Furniture
(3 steps)
More than just decor

Home may be where the heart is, but the office is where the money comes from. Given this, it's important to create a comfortable, functional, even creative atmosphere for yourself and your employees.

No problem, you say. Since this is only a small business--maybe even a home-based business--you're just going to gather all those abandoned, unused pieces of furniture from your Aunt Zelda's attic. After all, who can afford all that fancy modular stuff?

Well, you can. And even if you can't afford it just yet, it's still worthwhile to research furniture for the sake of your business's future. But before you pull out your wallet and visit the nearest furniture store, let us show you how to save time, money, and misery along the way.



Before you begin

While reading this 2torial and pondering the whole concept of business furniture, keep your mind as open as an empty office. Imagine the possibilities for now and for the future, just as you've been dreaming of the new opportunities your business will bring.

Bear in mind that even if you don't end up buying all the furniture you want at this moment, there may be opportunities to expand your office in the future. That's why it's important to take the time and make the effort right now to consider your options. Once your business is off the ground, you may not find those few precious moments to spare.

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2TORIAL STEPS
Introduction
Step 1: Assess your business
Step 2: Consider what you already own
Step 3: Choose a vendor and make the purchase

 2TORIAL NECESSITIES
A budget for your business
A floor plan of your office space
Addresses or catalogs for furniture and office supply stores
Optional:
A computer with Internet access


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