Around 75 percent of small businesses donate to charity every year, according to the U.S. Small Business Association. It pays off – consumers want to spend money with businesses that care about causes or are involved in their communities.
Today is Administrative Professionals Day, which was started way back in 1952 as "National Secretaries Week," and was originally held from June 1–7. Nowadays, it’s observed during the last week of April and is one of the most celebrated workplace holidays in many countries.
Picture a windowless basement office lit with harsh fluorescent lighting. The walls and desks are gray and there are no potte plants or pictures on the walls.