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5 Easy Ways to Make Your Office Go Green

Going green can sound like such a chore but it's actually really easy to make your office eco-friendly! There are endless ways to make your office green but we've compiled a list of the top 5 easiest and most effective ways to help get you and your co-workers started today!

April 16, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Office Go Green

Going green can sound like such a chore but it's actually really easy to make your office eco-friendly! There are endless ways to make your office green but we've compiled a list of the top 5 easiest and most effective ways to help get you and your co-workers started today!

April 16, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

10 Free Easter Printables

Celebrate Easter with your classroom or family by using any of our free Easter printables! Go on an Easter egg hunt, decorate some eggs and even coordinate a photo shoot with some Easter Bunny masks!

April 11, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

The Bostitch Office Products Family is Growing!

Our Bostitch Office Products family is growing and we want you to be one of the first to know! We've merged with our sister company PaperPro® to create new and improved Bostitch Office products with PaperPro® technology.

April 5, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Top 10 Office Pranks

Become a prank war champion in the office with our list of top 10 office pranks! Make some funny and harmless memories with your favorite co-workers to celebrate April Fools' Day.

April 1, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

5 Ways to Beat the Mid-Day Snooze Without Caffeine

Beating the dreaded 2pm slump without caffeine can seem like an impossible task but don't fear - there are ways to stay awake without caffeine! Don't believe us? Read on to learn some of our favorite tips and tricks for beating that mid-day snooze fest.

March 27, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Spring Cleaning Guide for the Office (& Beyond!)

Your ultimate spring cleaning guide for the office and more - including a free printable checklist!

March 25, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

How to Plant Succulents in Your Konnect System

Learn how to plant succulents using your Konnect Desktop Organizer! Keep your plants neatly tucked inside your Konnect System to help liven up your desk and give a breath of fresh air to the office.

March 20, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

Celebrate Being a #GirlBoss With Free Printables

Some people say girl boss like it's a bad thing but here at Bostitch we celebrate all girl bosses everywhere! Keep the female power going strong by printing out these free girl boss printables and displaying them wherever you need a reminder that you rock!

March 18, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

10 Free St. Patrick's Day Printables

Let these free St. Patrick's Day printables be your lucky charm with keeping kids busy at home and in the classroom!

March 8, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Fun Exercises to Do in the Office

Work your way out of the mid-day slump and get your blood flowing to find your focus again. Whether you're at your desk or on your way to work, there are plenty of fun, smile-inducing exercises to keep you healthy and on task!

February 28, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

How to Load a Stapler with Spring-Powered Technology by PaperPro®

Learn how to load a spring-powered stapler in a flash! It's not as tough as you think - and it'll enhance your already great stapling experience! We're sure of it.

February 28, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

2019 Bostitch Classroom Grant Winner: Kelsey Cronmiller

Winner alert! Take a look at what a grant-winning lesson plan looks like. After all, yours could be next!

February 26, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

2019 Bostitch Classroom Grant Winner: Melissa Fredericks

Check out the lesson plan that won a Bostitch Creativity in the Classroom Grant and get inspiration for the next round!

February 26, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

6 Tips From Productivity Experts to Organize Your Desk

Ready to boost your organization ranking? Incorporate these tips from productivity experts and become a workplace guru today!

February 24, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

How to De-Stress Your Morning

Don't submit to the morning nerves. Conquer the AM hours and take the proper steps to reveal a relaxing morning routine! Learn how to de-stress your morning now!

February 21, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

9 Free Valentine's Day Printables

Get in the romantic holiday spirit with these FREE Valentine's Day printables! Whether you have someone special this February 14th or not, these printables are a sweet way to celebrate the day.

February 14, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Your New Favorite Desk Lamp Based On Your Horoscope

Looking for a desk lamp that fits your personality? Our lineup of lamps have been hand-picked to match your horoscope sign and all of the wonderful characteristics that make you, you!

February 12, 2019 | By Bostitch

Sweepstakes

Enter the Bostitch Valentine's Day Giveaway

Enter for your chance to win a date night package on us!

February 8, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

8 Free Printable Greeting Cards

We know there's always a birthday to celebrate or someone to thank. That's why we created these FREE printable greeting cards that make showing your appreciation easy. Simply print and fold!

February 5, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

How to Start Each Month Off Strong

Don't let your shortcomings of this month carry into next. Have a fresh start! Adopt these various tactics into your life to make each month better than the last!

January 31, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

What's Your Best Desk Setup?

Your desktop is a key factor in increasing your productivity, so why not make it the best it can be? Take this short quiz to find out which desk setup best fits your personality!

January 24, 2019 | By Bostitch

Sweepstakes

Back-to-Business Sweepstakes

It's time to give you and your team a high five and a pat on the back for all the hard work you've accomplished in 2018. Get back to business in 2019 by entering to win our work-hard-play-hard bundle below!

January 16, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Bostitch Konnect™ Desk Makeover: Before & After

Who doesn't love an office transformation to spice up a regular workspace? Check out these before and after shots of a real employee's desktop and see what the Konnect™ system can do for you!

January 14, 2019 | By Bostitch

 

TCA 2019 Winner: QuietSharp™ Glow Electric Pencil Sharpener

Teachers: are you looking to equip your classroom with the perfect sharpener? We're happy to share that one of our electric sharpeners has won a Teachers' Choice Award! Check it out now!

January 8, 2019 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Work Resolutions That You're Bound to Stick To

Hit the restart button on your office life and put these handy work resolutions into practice just in time for the new year! We bet you'll feel great after you do!

January 3, 2019 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

6 Free New Year's Eve Printables

It's time to roll in the new year again! This time, do it with these FREE New Year's Eve printables. Our party favors are the perfect accessory to have by your side as you watch the ball drop!

December 20, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Holiday Party-In-A-Box

Plan any holiday party with our free Holiday Party-In-A-Box! From invitations to recipe cards, to menus and photo booth props, our free printables has your holiday party covered from A-Z!

December 17, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

2018 Holiday Party Planning Guide

Who has time to plan a party in the midst of the hectic holiday season? You do! This printable holiday planning guide will ensure that you have everything you need for the hottest party!

December 12, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

101 Holiday Party Ideas

Set your holiday party apart from the rest with this list packed with festive tips and fun ideas to keep your guests entertained!

December 5, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Use an Electric Stapler

Stapling no longer has to be a daunting task you try your hardest to avoid. Learn how to use an electric stapler - we have a feeling it will become your new go-to!

December 3, 2018 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

DIY Holiday Advent Calendar

Count down to your favorite holiday by creating a fun DIY holiday advent calendar, including easy, step-by-step instructions from Bostitch Office!

November 29, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

How Office Organization Affects Employee Morale and Productivity

Research shows that employees who are satisfied in their physical workspace are nearly twice as productive as their peers. They also report being more satisfied with their jobs overall.

November 28, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

15 Free Winter Holiday Printables

There's no better way to get in the holiday spirit than with these festive winter printables - including crafts, decorations, and games!

November 28, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Let our extensive holiday gift guide assist you with your holiday shopping this season! It's your one-stop shop!

November 25, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Laminate Paper

Join us as we teach you how to laminate paper so you can transform your most cherished memories into ones that last a lifetime!

November 21, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Host the Ultimate Thanksgiving Dinner

From DIY decorations and decadent recipes to serving guides and placemats, this FREE guide has everything you need to host the best Thanksgiving dinner around.

November 15, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

16 Free Thanksgiving Printables

Ready for some turkey time? Make your holiday one for the books with the help of these free Thanksgiving printables!

November 8, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

16 Free Printable Social Studies Worksheets

Continents, oceans and state capitals - oh my! Brush up on your labeling skills with these free printable world map worksheets!

October 25, 2018 | By Bostitch

Education

Increasing Kids' Creativity in the Classroom

In a rut? Try these fun classroom projects to spike the creativity of your students!

October 19, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Use a 3 Hole Punch

Learning how to use a hole punch really is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

October 12, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

How to Limit the Spread of Germs in the Office

Stay ahead of the upcoming cold months by learning the best ways to fight germs!

October 5, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

2018 Bostitch Classroom Grant Winner: Amanda Ferguson

Curious to see the lesson plan that won a $250 classroom grant? Check it out!

September 27, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

2018 Bostitch Classroom Grant Winner: Brittany Ballou

Join us as we congratulate the winner of our 2018 Bostitch Creativity in the Classroom Grant!

September 27, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

12 Free Fall Printables

Find your way into fall with these various free Autumn-themed printables!

September 20, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

10 Free Printable Science Worksheets

Check out these printable science worksheets that simplify complex ideas!

September 13, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

5 Supplies Your Office is Probably Missing

Is your office lacking any of these items? Find out what workspace necessities you need in your life!

September 6, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Your Ultimate Guide to Staplers, Staples & Removers

Check out this complete rundown on all things having to do with staplers!

August 30, 2018 | By Bostitch

Education

7 Classroom Must-Haves Not Found on Your School Supplies List

Start checking off that list and get all the back-to-school necessities just in time for the first day!

August 22, 2018 | By Bostitch

Education

Classroom Management in the Modern Age

Get back to teaching basics and learn how to manage a classroom in a technology-driven era!

August 14, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

What is Colored Pencil Lead Made Of?

Learn everything you need to know about colored pencils, including how to properly sharpen them!

August 8, 2018 | By Bostitch

Education

Using Educational Games to Teach Students with Varied Learning Styles

Join us as we break down how fun, educational games benefit the classroom!

August 1, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Can You Take Staplers or Pencil Sharpeners on Airplanes?

Looking to travel with some needed office supplies? Find out which ones you can and can't take on a plane!

July 25, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Creating the Perfect Break Room for a Pleasant Work Environment

Need a break? Find out just what goes into creating the ideal common area for your company!

July 16, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

How to Protect Small Businesses From Burnout

Don't subject yourself to extra stress at the office! Learn and practice these techniques to protect you and your small business from work burnout.

July 2, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Reducing the Operating Cost of Your Small Business

Starting a business can be costly. Find out how to save more while running your small business!

June 21, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

The Right Leadership Style for Common Workplace Challenges

Learn about the leadership styles that fit your office employees!

June 14, 2018 | By Bostitch

Sweepstakes

SharpMinds Sweepstakes: 2018 Recap

Take a look at the 2018 SharpMinds Sweepstakes winners!

June 6, 2018 | By Bostitch

Sweepstakes

Father's Day Giveaway

Enter our Father's Day Giveaway for a chance to win!

June 4, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Can You Staple... A Guide to Stapling Dos & Don'ts

Find out the answers to all of your burning questions of what you can and can't staple!

June 4, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Unjam a Stapler

Do you experience the struggle of annoying stapler jams? Find out the easiest ways to unjam a stapler here!

May 21, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

The History of Staplers

Join us to find out when and how your favorite office tool, the stapler, came about!

May 14, 2018 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

10 Mother's Day Crafts We Love

What better way to show appreciation towards mother figure than with homemade arts and crafts made with love?

May 2, 2018 | By Bostitch

Education

6 Ways to Keep Students Engaged & Entertained

Take a break from the lesson plan and try one of these tactics for keeping students interested and involved!

April 23, 2018 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

Paper Plate Caterpillar Craft

Learn how to create this adorable paper plate caterpillar just in time for the nice weather!

April 13, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

20 Printable Classroom Games & Activities

Did someone say 20 free printable games? These classic kids activities never go out of style!

April 2, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Use a Long Reach Stapler

We showed you how to use a staple remover and a booklet stapler - now it's time to learn how to use a long reach stapler!

March 21, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Work with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Learn about carpal tunnel syndrome and its place in the office here!

March 16, 2018 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

Saint Patrick's Day Craft: Leprechaun Binoculars

Testing your luck and looking for leprechauns this St. Patrick's Day? Learn how to make these special binoculars to help out on the hunt!

March 14, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

9 Free Printable Handwriting Worksheets

Help teach kids one of the most important things they'll ever learn - how to write!

February 19, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How Not to Use a Pencil Sharpener

Do you know exactly how to sharpen a pencil? Well, here's what NOT to do!

February 14, 2018 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

3 Easy Valentine's Day Crafts

Looking to have the ultimate crafting Valentine's Day? Try out these three super easy and lovable crafts!

February 1, 2018 | By Bostitch

 

How to Get the Most out of Your Office Space

Looking to upgrade your work space but not sure how? These easy and budget-friendly tips are sure to help you out!

January 19, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

13 Free Printable Math Worksheets

In need of some teaching tools for at home or in the classroom? We've got you covered with these handy printable math worksheets!

January 17, 2018 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

10 Free Printable Business Signs

Get back to business basics with free printable business signs!

January 11, 2018 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

What is a Flat Clinch Stapler?

Learn about the difference between flat clinch and regular staplers - plus other things you didn't know you could do with a stapler!

December 20, 2017 | By Bostitch

Education

Common Root Words, Prefixes & Suffixes To Know

Use this list of common prefixes and suffixes as a teaching or studying resource!

December 6, 2017 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

Buying Guide to Your Ideal Pencil Sharpener

In the market for a new pencil sharpener? We're here to help you choose the best one for your needs!

December 6, 2017 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

6 Teacher Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

Join us as we help you find the perfect gift for the teacher in your life!

November 29, 2017 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

DIY Thanksgiving Hand Wreath Craft

Give this paper wreath craft a try this holiday season!

November 15, 2017 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

6 Reasons to Be Thankful for Your Job

It's always the perfect time to reflect on all the great things about your job!

November 6, 2017 | By Bostitch

 

How to Staple a Booklet

Learn the best way to correctly staple a booklet - no hacks necessary! It's easier than you think!

November 6, 2017 | By Bostitch

 

How to Use a Staple Remover

Join us as we go back to basics to teach you step-by-step how to successfully use a staple remover!

October 25, 2017 | By Bostitch

Free Goodies

14 Free Halloween Printables

Get in the spooky Halloween spirit with various free Halloween printable activities and decorations!

October 16, 2017 | By Bostitch

Tips & Advice

8 Halloween Costumes Office Supply Geeks Will Love

Have an office Halloween party coming up? Get some major inspiration with these office supply costumes!

October 9, 2017 | By Bostitch

Crafts & DIY

Simple & Festive Curled Pumpkin Craft

Follow along as we create a fun fall pumpkin craft using only scissors, construction paper, a pencil & a little glue!

September 27, 2017 | By Bostitch

Sweepstakes

SharpMinds Sweepstakes: 2017 Recap

We went all the way to Farmer's Branch, Texas to visit this year's grand prize winner!

June 29, 2017 | By Bostitch