Surviving a busy work week during half term

Colouring pencils to survive half term holidays

How do busy, working parents survive the half term holidays? Whether you have annual leave to spare or if you simply cannot afford to take the time off due to…

How to work smarter, not harder

Man at desk working smart

“Hard working individual”… have you heard that before? Like most of the population you probably have this written on your CV – but what does it mean? Does working hard…

How To Deal With Office Gossip

Gossip is destructive and can quickly reduce morale in the workplace, using (generally false) innuendoes, hints, references, and associations to make people or situations look bad, sometimes with devastating results….

Top 10 UK Holiday Destinations

London There’s so much to see and do in London, try not to be overwhelmed. The top sights like the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey are a…

Money Saving Tips

Let’s face it, in these times of austerity we should all be watching the pennies, it only takes a little bit of thought, so check out some of the ideas…

Extending the Life of Stationery

UK Office Direct Prolong life of stationery

  Reuse large envelopes and boxes whenever possible. Offices often buy supplies and then throw away the boxes they receive, placing a label over the previous one and securing it…

Office Style on a Budget

Looking good on a budget comes down to how well your clothes fit. Not only do great fitting clothes do wonders for your shape, they make the overall outfit look…

Are ink costs breaking your budget?

UK Office Direct Helps You To Save Money On Ink

Are ink costs breaking your budget? With Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) Printing ink working out more expensive than vintage champagne per millilitre, it makes sense to look at your printing…