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Unusual (And Cool) Stationery Ideas For Your Desk, Or Somebody Else’s

Looking for a small gift that is a little outside the ordinary, but still useful? Check out these three novel ideas. They won’t break the budget and could bring a smile to even the grumpiest of workmates! Charging Charlie the Fireman Charger Cable Never lose your phone charger again! Charging Charlie will keep it secure Read more

How To Reduce Paper Usage In The Office

In our previous article, Increase Office Space By Minimizing Paper, we explained how reducing paper usage in the office can in turn have a positive impact on the office space available. Now we look at exactly how you can reduce that paper usage to reap the benefits. Make it harder to print Sometimes it is Read more

Increase Office Space By Minimizing Paper

To make your office appear larger and maximize the space available you sometimes need to take a step back and look at behaviors, rather than physical equipment. Reducing paper is one such example of a change you can make to your office that can have a big effect on how much space you really need Read more

Tips For Selecting A Small Office Printer

When you walk in to any technology or office supplies store to buy a printer for your computer it is easy to be overwhelmed by the choices available. It is wise to do some research beforehand to try and narrow the choice and pick the printer that is best for your business. Here are a Read more

The Environmentally Friendly Office

An environmentally friendly office is good for the environment and good for your bottom line. Reducing energy consumption saves dollars and emissions. With prices continually rising due to various environmental and carbon taxes, now is a good as time as any to go green and eco-friendly. Here are five simple ways to get started: Raise Read more

Five Fun And Cheap Ideas To Boost Staff Morale

Sometimes the budget does not stretch very far when working in a small business, or in a small office away from a larger business. You cannot afford to install pinball machines, ping pong tables, and chill-out rooms with bean bags. You wouldn’t have the space anyway. Here are five fun and cheap ideas that any Read more

Getting In The Right Mindset For Working At Home

Working at home sounds great in theory: get up, walk to your desk in your PJ’s, and start work. But this is not necessarily a productive way to start your day. Try something like this routine instead: Get up Set a time that you want to start work, and work backwards to figure out when Read more

Noise and Small Talk In The Small Office

As your small office grows in staff numbers, so does the noise. In a small office you probably have a number of you are all working in the same room. So how do you control the noise levels so that there are less distractions and staff can get work done? Here are 6 ideas to Read more