Returning to the Office and How a Visitor Management System Can Help

Michael Ashford

In this episode, Tom and Michael talk through the ins and outs of implementing a visitor management system as more and more companies are returning to the office in some shape or form. Although much has changed over the last 24+ months, many of the benefits that a visitor management system provided in 2019 still are just as relevant today, with some added benefits that were realized during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the latter half of the show, Tom and Michael take the conversation a bit deeper and dive into how to plan for a return to the office in the most respectful way so that everyone feels safe, seen, and protected.

5 Myths About Visitor Management Systems

Look, we get it. We understand that you might be skeptical of putting a visitor management system at the front desk of your office or business. What message will it send to your guests and customers? Will it confuse people?…

How Clear Values Enhance Business

Michael Ashford

On this episode we’re talking about why it’s important for companies to be clear on their values. John Ryan Kelley is a Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities LLC (PAS). Travis Hart is a Registered Representative of PAS. Securities products and advisory services offered through PAS, member FINRA, SIPC. Financial Representative of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian), New York, NY. PAS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Guardian. Wealth Strategies is not an affiliate or subsidiary of PAS or Guardian. Hart CA Insurance License #0D84050. This podcast is for informational purposes only. Guest speakers and their firms are not affiliated with or endorsed by PAS, Guardian, or Wealth Strategies and opinions stated are their own. 2022-137191 Exp. 4/24

Addressing Hiring Biases

Michael Ashford

What is hiring bias and how might it be affecting your company? On today’s episode we talk about how to do the difficult work of addressing bias in hiring situations.

What About Our Rivals?

Michael Ashford

On the podcast we talk about our rivals, not competitors, and how we consider them in our sales and marketing departments. Learn more about The Receptionist at