26Feb2014

Top 10 Reasons to Buy Local

Buying Local is a simple concept that has a positive impact on our local communities and the economy as a whole. The most obvious reasons are that it helps the environment, strengthens the economy, and creates a sense of community. Not only does it make you feel good to support your fellow community members but it also benefits you personally.

Here are our Top 10 Reasons to Buy Local:

  1. Helps Mother Earth. Significantly less fuel is burned and less packaging is…
  • 26 Feb, 2014
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14Feb2014

Our Love Affairs with MFPs

There are plenty of options for Business Machines and printers, but some MFPs have captured our hearts here at Global. Every office needs a reliable printer, copier, scanner, and fax machine. So why not have all of these functions in one business machine? When you own a multi-function printer, you don’t need a separate copy or fax machine, as most have fax and copy features built right into them, saving space, time, and money. There are…

  • 14 Feb, 2014
  • Jeff Summers
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12Feb2014

Office Products Super Bowl Recap & Winners

We recently held our first ever Office Products Super Bowl. It was a contest in which we put two popular office product brands — 3M and Fellowes — and some notable products by each up against each other.We asked our social media followers to vote for their favorite product from two lists we offered. At the conclusion of the contest, we randomly selected a grand prize winner and a runner up.

 

  • 12 Feb, 2014
  • Reuben Levy
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21Jan2014

Be Your Best You: Simple Tips for Getting & Staying Healthy This Year

New year, new you! It’s time for a fresh start. I always try to eat pretty healthy and take good care of myself. I’m no fitness expert, but while on my quest to “be my best me” I learned a few simple things for getting and staying as physically and mentally healthy as my body will allow. I’m not going to lie – it’s not always easy and sometimes I find myself grabbing some “not so good food” when…

  • 21 Jan, 2014
  • Reuben Levy
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07Jan2014

Office Organization 101 – 3 Easy Ways to Keep Clutter at Bay

If you have not already made it one of your resolutions for 2014, it couldn’t hurt to do so – be more organized – it can do more good than harm. At Global Office Solutions, I’m here to provide you with the basics for keeping your workspace organized. Why would anyone want a more organized office? For starters, workspaces that are organized and free of clutter will help keep you more productive. You’ll be able to find things…

  • 7 Jan, 2014
  • Jeff Summers
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02Jan2014

2013: Global Office Solutions Year in Review

Wow, can you believe another year is coming to an end already? 2013 has been a big year for us and with it rounding down, we’re taking a moment to reflect on all of our accomplishments from the past 360 something days. Before I go any further, I have to stop for a moment and say thank you. Thanks to every customer who has chosen us and continues to choose us for your custom printing, janitorial supplies,…

  • 2 Jan, 2014
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02Jan2014

Top Office Products of 2014

Looking for products for your office that are a cut above the rest? Look no further. Every year, industry experts at Opi Magazine award several office products and supplies with a North American Office Products Award (NAOPA). The following office products are NAOPA winners, and we can certainly see why! In addition to being innovative, they are exciting (at least we think so), stylish, and helpful. They caught the eyes of industry professionals across the nation and the rest, as…

  • 2 Jan, 2014
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23Dec2013

Winter? Bah Humbug!

Let’s be honest…as much as we adore our “Water Winter Wonderland” state of Michigan, it gets really cold up here! Couple that with shorter days, bitter winds and this season, one winter storm after another and you could come down with a serious case of the winter blues.

At Global Office Solutions, we have a guide that will help fight off those “bah humbug” moments. And you won’t even need your boxing gloves…

Get Some Fresh Air

Chicken soup may be good…

  • 23 Dec, 2013
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15Dec2013

Breaking Bad Classroom Habits

Back when I was grade school, there were a lot of strict rules. We were required to sit like robots for hours, raise our hands for everything, and sit facing the front of classroom. Working with my classmates was never encouraged and talking other than to answer teachers’ questions was discouraged. Schools were dreary and the education furniture was even worse.

Ergonomics and sensible classroom furniture design did not seem to ever be considered back in the day. As if…

  • 15 Dec, 2013
  • Jeff Summers
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