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That Time I Went Insane Over Office Supplies

Lela Davidson | Posted 05.04.2015 | Comedy
Lela Davidson

I need little to practice my trade and manage the myriad amusements of our family. All I ask is that my simple tools remain in, or are returned to their proper homes. Is that so much to ask?

Jordan Jayson

Poppin's 'Work Happy' Slogan Starts With Its Own Employees

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Jayson | Posted 04.01.2015 | Business

Office design can have a real impact on workplace happiness and productivity. Everything from plants and pets to open work spaces can make a differenc...

8 Of The Best Websites For Pretty Office Supplies

Redesign Revolution | Posted 11.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Redesign Revolution

We have compiled a list for the best office supplies (and back to school supplies) that can be used to keep your organized and on top of your work. It might even spark a bit of creativity within you because it is all so glorious to look at. Forget wholesale Staples notepads, and get inspired.

Staples Is Closing A Ton Of Stores

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2014 | Business

Aug 20 (Reuters) - Staples Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales, driven by strong demand for non-core office supplies, such ...

Purple Marker Haze

Beth Bartlett | Posted 09.22.2014 | Comedy
Beth Bartlett

'Don't sniff the brown scented markers,' I whisper before I slip over to the next aisle, where padded binders in bold patterns await. In a few minutes, I feel a presence beside me. 'You want some good stuff?' I nod. 'Staples starts their clearance Saturday. 8 a.m.'

Bye Bye, Staples?

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2014 | Business

* Says expects sales to decline in first quarter * Forecasts first-quarter earnings $0.17-$0.22/share vs est. $0.27 * Q...

Why I've Turned Into The Queen Of Procrastination

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 11.17.2013 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

It's the Queen of Procrastination here, coming to you -- live - - from the kitchen table which, I just noticed, needs to be wiped.

Office Etiquette: 10 Drugstore Items That Can Save Your Day

Diane Gottsman | Posted 10.30.2013 | Business
Diane Gottsman

Within the course of a typical workday, life can dish up a wide array of curveballs, surprises and mini-crises. The key to navigating through many of these emergencies can be solved with items from the nearest drugstore.

Kim Bhasin

Why Back-To-School Season Starts So Early

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 07.11.2013 | Business

Walk up the stairs in the Staples store on Manhattan’s 5th Avenue on a steamy day in mid-July and you’ll see a gleaming display of back-to-school ...

Man Convicted Of Stealing $376,000 Of Supplies From Office

AP | Posted 04.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A former employee of a New York city law firm has been convicted of stealing more than $376,000 worth of copy machine toner from the firm....

10 Stylish Accessories For An Organized Office

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Because a messy workspace can easily become a source of stress and anxiety.

Another Big Merger Is In The Works

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Office supply companies OfficeMax Inc and Office Depot Inc are in advanced talks to merge, the Wall Street Journal reported, citi...

Bad News For Staples

AP | Posted 11.25.2012 | Business

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Staples is speeding up the closure of about 15 of its U.S. stores and plans to close 45 stores and some delivery businesses ...

10 Desk-cessories To Create The Perfect Study Space!

Posted 08.29.2012 | Teen

When it comes down to essay-writing crunch time, having an ambient study space can make the difference between pass and fail. That's right -- making y...

Stunning Mural Made Out Of 450,000 Staples

The Huffington Post | Andrew Reilly | Posted 03.13.2012 | Arts

Staples, the miniscule invention that many associate with the drudgery of the office, but for one artist, they are just another tool of the trade. Bap...

Essential Now, Vintage Tomorrow: Three Work Items Women Will Be Calling 'Vintage' In 50 Years

Posted 03.01.2012 | Women

“Mad Men” is returning to AMC on March 25, and with it, our favorite women of a certain era in office culture. While times have changed for women ...

PHOTOS: Sculptures Made Out Of Office Supplies

Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts

"I think about math constantly and I see and look for math in everything around me." Zachary Abel is a second year Ph.D student in the MIT Mathematics...

We Have A Winner!

Posted 05.03.2012 | Women

Congratulations to Dianna Ray, our HuffPost Women and Poppin "Dress Up Your Desk" contest winner. Inspired by Arianna Huffington's On Becoming Fea...

Watch: The Paperclip - Reinvented

Posted 10.30.2011 | Home

If you've been waiting for the chance to sass up your stationery, then today is your lucky day. Acco Brands are launching an updated version of an...

Cancer Hospital Employee Steals $1.2 Million In Office Supplies

AP | Posted 09.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A former New York City hospital worker has admitted embezzling $1.2 million from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center by ordering pr...

Office Supplies As Architectural Elements

laughingsquid.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

UK design firm Radford Willis built these giant office supplies to cleverly mark the boundaries of rental units in this empty London office space....

Businesses Spending On Equipment Again, Study Finds

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Businesses are spending on technology and supplies again, according to a new survey, a sign that they are gearing up for growth as part of the recover...

Staples Institutes No Staples Policy as Part of Cost Cutting Measure

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

You're welcome to remove and attempt to reuse staples from documents stapled before this change goes into effect, but the management would like to remind you that blood traces are not acceptable on finished reports.

(Non) Supply Side Economics

Lita Smith-Mines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lita Smith-Mines

The engraved envelope supply has dwindled in my office just as postage again escalated, plus my stash of pre-printed return address labels has been substantially slashed.

8 Ways to Green Your Office Supplies

Live Science | Trey Granger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Whether you work in a Fortune 500 company or a one-person home office, you're going to use office supplies. Here's eight ways to go green that will al...