Office Equipment

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Leasing a Franking Machine

Franking machine rental is a good choice for businesses that would like to profit from Royal Mail’s price cut policy on franking machine prices, but don’t want to buy a franking machine outright because of the huge capital outlay. If savings on the initial investment appear as an obvious advantage, there’re other benefits to the system, but also a few disadvantages that … [Read more...]

There are Some Things New Technology Can’t Replace

In today’s new digital world, new technology being introduced is replacing our existing tools and changing the way we conduct business. In many ways, this is a good thing, since we no longer have to use as much paper as we previously did, keeping many trees from being cut down. However, all the technical stuff does bring an increase in our power usage. In addition, we no … [Read more...]

Gadgets to Boost Your Productivity

While most people claim that productivity is something exclusively related to our own habits and personality traits, it wouldn’t be fair to assume that this can’t be fixed with the help of some well-placed and cleverly-chosen gadgets. They range from those that can give you a slight, barely noticeable boost, to those that directly help you focus on the task at hand. So, here … [Read more...]

One-time Office Essentials That Are (or Nearly Are) Obsolete

Recently, I was surprised to find a new phone book delivered to my home. “What’s that?” my son asked, intrigued at the idea of a book for looking up addresses and phone numbers. Indeed, a phone book has become a dinosaur. When was the last time you used a phone book? If you are having trouble remembering, you may be interested in other office essentials of the past that have … [Read more...]