You may be able to seek unemployment depending on your job and where you live. Unemployment rules are determined by state law, so whether you qualify is based the state you live in, says Tom Spiggle, founder of Spiggle Law Firm in D.C. A word of warning: You’d be obligated to repay the state for Read more about New York Times: How You (and Your Finances) Can Survive the Federal Shutdown[…]
Gone are the days of long wooden conference tables and black leather chairs. Today, companies and employees are looking for furniture that is comfortable and evokes a feeling of home, according to Blake Zalcberg, president of Holly Springs-based OFM, an office furniture maker.“What we are seeing is a homier feel to workplace spaces,” said Zalcberg.
Around Exit 35 on Interstate 66 westbound, the landscape opens up. Ahead are the Blue Ridge Mountains, and lining the highway are green hills. By Exit 6, the ambiance is pure country. That’s the exit and the setting for the 900-acre Trilogy at Lake Frederick, in Frederick County, Va., a community of single-family houses, for adults Read more about The Washington Post: A Pleasant Spot for the Retirement Set to Live in the Shenandoah Valley[…]
When videogames first became popular in the 1980s, the typical teen-aged player sat on the floor near the TV to play after school, often because the cords for controllers didn’t stretch far enough to reach the couch. These days, serious gamers are many times adults who game on a computer or a console, all while Read more about LinkedIn: Why It’s Time to Get Serious About Ergonomic Furniture for Gamers[…]
The team behind Region’s 117, one of Northern Virginia’s hottest farm-to-table restaurants at Trilogy® at Lake Frederick, will be offering pick-up Thanksgiving dinners for the first time this year, allowing patrons to enjoy its farm-fresh meals from the comfort of their own home. Click here to read the full story.
OFM, one of the nation’s leading furniture manufacturers and distributors, announced it is showcasing a dramatic expansion of its offerings at the EDspaces industry trade show in Tampa, Fla., November 7-9. Included in the lineup are fun and imaginative furniture products to help reinvigorate classroom design from colorful tables and chairs to new products from its Essentials collection to Read more about Office Insight: OFM Announces Expanded Product Lineup at EDspaces Trade Show, Reinvigorating Classroom Design[…]
Americans love their right to speak their mind. The First Amendment guarantee of freedom of speech is one of the parts of the Bill of Rights we are most likely to cite.But you don’t have freedom of speech everywhere. One place that often surprises many people where it doesn’t generally apply: Your workplace. Despite what Read more about Forbes: Your Free Speech Rights (Mostly) Don’t Apply At Work[…]
Tom Spiggle, a Virginia lawyer who is a specialist in sexual harassment cases, said Ford’s team would hope that an investigation could corroborate her testimony, which otherwise would have to stand alone. “Even if you did just a traditional interview where you interviewed other witnesses and talked to other people who might have known what went Read more about CNN: Ford Seeks to Shift the Balance of Power in Kavanaugh Srama[…]
An inefficient supply chain can ruin your customers’ experience while a great supply chain is invisible to them. They order something you’re selling and it arrives promptly. They would no more think about how that happened than they would daydream about your company’s monthly electric bill. Click here to read the full story by Blake Read more about Retail IT Insights: Why Your Supply Chain Is The Key To The Future Of Your Business[…]
It’s a great time for American workers to look for a new job. With the economy booming and unemployment low, it’s a seller’s market, making it easier right now to find a job or change jobs. A tight labor market helps workers another way, by giving them more leverage to negotiate during the hiring process. In short, Read more about Forbes: 3 Things To Know Before You Take Your Next Job[…]
In DCists’ Morning Roundup, the Hyattsville Wire was cited for reporting on how Sangfroid Distilling was slated to open this fall in Hyattsville. To read the roundup, click here:
We paid a visit to three local restaurants to find out how bartenders are shaking up local cocktail menus. At Region’s 117 in Trilogy at Lake Frederick, a tall, icy glass of fresh squeezed lemonade was the inspiration for this twist on this summertime standard. Click here to read the full story.
The new OFM Edge Series furniture line has an industrial design with a minimalist style. The series includes stools and conference tables that have an angular style with sculpted legs with an Elm wood top in a walnut stain finish. Click here to read the full story.
Walk into the typical corporate office, and you’ll be hard-pressed to tell how it differs from any other workspace. A reception desk flanked by minimalist waiting room chairs. A fleet of gray desks with black chairs stationed in front, punctuated by the occasional plant. Step into a coworking space and the differences are overwhelming. Click here Read more about LinkedIn: What Your Office Can Learn From Coworking Spaces[…]
Potential homebuyers can now take a virtual tour of homes at Trilogy® at Lake Frederick, an exclusive and upscale 55+ active lifestyle resort community in Northern Virginia just 90 minutes from Washington, D.C A new high-definition online video on the Trilogy website allows viewers to see inside the Nice plan, a 2,058-square-foot home with an open-concept Read more about Reston Now: Trilogy® at Lake Frederick Adds Virtual Home Tour[…]