Top 5 Office Apps To Help Productivity

We all hit that 3 P.M. slump. The office walls start closing in and our cubicle looks more and more like a bed as the minutes go by. Perhaps the answer to beating the afternoon need for caffeine is the use of office apps to keep you engaged, increase productivity and best of all, keep you awake and interested.  Here …

The History of eBooks

Who invented the first eBook? Although there is a dispute of who “invented” the first e-book, the first one that we now know and love today was created by Michael S. Hart. The first document he saved on a digital device was the United States Declaration of Independence. Upon completing the adapted version of the Declaration of Independence, he launched …

When Office Technology Goes Too Far

In February, a Swedish office did something to help employees always stay connected to their work. We don’t mean via email, messaging, texts or anything like that. We mean, connected by literally becoming a part of their workplace. What did they do? CNet reported that the high-tech company Epicenter, “implanted RFID chips the size of a rice grain,” into employees’ …

Better Tech for Your Office

Offices are made up of fairly standard components – desks, chairs, walls and computers. So what makes one office techier than another? Cooler, more sophisticated desks, chairs, wall, computers and glorious, awesome gadgets. Here are a few ways to up the tech quotient in your office. Better Works Stations At almost $50,000, you could buy a house in a Midwestern …

7 Most Creative Office Spaces

Is your cube feeling a little 1990? Do you long for a work hammock or a pool with a big waterslide to perk up your dreary office? Leading companies around the world are boosting morale and stimulating neurons by spiffing up their amenities. Here are 7 creative offices to covet. Why don’t you forward this list to your boss and …

5 Office Hacks That You Should Try Today

The more time you spend in the office, the more you need to make your desk or cubicle an attractive, organized place to get your work done. Use these office supplies, household items and simple tricks to optimize life in the cube. Cleaning with Office Supplies Are your office habits less than pristine? Did you eat a muffin last Tuesday …