Alternating Scents for Office Workers

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Alternating Scents for Office Workers

Scenting your office can have a significant impact on morale and productivity. The sense of smell is one of our most important senses; scents can evoke memories and emotions that have a considerable effect on our mood, energy level, and overall well-being. Ambient scenting in an office environment affects job performance, business decisions, and even how appreciated your employees feel. Different scents can have specific effects – for example, lavender is known to be relaxing, while peppermint can be stimulating and boost energy. However, using the same scent day in and day out can become somewhat boring; workers may become...

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How to Use AromaTech’s AromaCube Diffuser

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How to Use AromaTech’s AromaCube Diffuser

Whether it’s kids, pets, or other family members, there is always someone in the family ready to accidentally knock over a carefully-placed candle or ceramic wax warmer. While scents can be a wonderful way to change the mood of a home or office space, it can be challenging to find a scent solution that doesn’t involve extremely fragile component parts. It can be devastating to lose a favorite scent to a clumsy gesture or wagging tail. Not only that, but many scent solutions like wax warmers contain synthetic ingredients that might not add any wellness benefits to a family or...

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Scent, a New Element in the Discipline of Architecture, Building, and Design

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Scent, a New Element in the Discipline of Architecture, Building, and Design

Ages ago, humans started building their houses and shelters with materials that could withstand the elements better than wood, bone, and animal hide. The earliest architecture was mainly a practical matter of designing and managing a construction that would remain standing under harsh weather conditions. Soon after this, however, proportion and decoration made their entrance too. Temples, tombs, palaces, fortresses, statues, houses in Europe and the Middle East show how much our ancestors valued aesthetics. Vision is, after all, the most important human sense and over time, our eyes have significantly evolved. In the following centuries, the visual aspect of...

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Luxury Hotels: The Difference Is In The Air

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Luxury Hotels: The Difference Is In The Air

Do you ever wonder why high-end hotels make you feel so wonderful you feel obligated to come back and visit in the future? Your mood is so light while staying there makes you want to recommend it to a friend. After all, it is certainly not the price tag that is the selling point for many luxury hotels and in some cases, the amenities can be the same as those at a more basic hotel too. There just seems to be something drawing you back, and it doesn't have to do with lovely things to look at like the chandeliers...

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Making Scents of Marketing

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Making Scents of Marketing

The best route to your customers' wallets may be through their noses. The benefits of Scent marketing is explored in the June/July issue of Costco Connection, and AromaTech's Dimitri Gailit lends his expertise on how to choose the right scent. The article discusses a few benefits of scent marketing and studies that support the science behind it. "Retailers should seriously condor ambient scent in their marketing toolbox" suggests Ryerson University Professor Richard Michon, who has published a study where he found that Scenting is "probably one of the least expensive techniques to enhance shoppers' perceptions."Whether you want to make buyers feel welcome...

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