You may have seen a few blogs about DIY office hacks, and although we do love a bargain (we are from Yorkshire to be fair) we think ultimately we can do better!! What would you prefer on your desk?!

1. You could have some disposable cups & a toilet paper roll speaker…

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OR how about a compact, light, great sound AND branded mini Bluetooth Speaker….

Greedo Bluetooth Speaker

2. You could twist a paper clip like this to stand your phone on…

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OR maybe you would prefer a stable, durable, often dual purpose AND branded phone stand…

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Mobile Rest And Phone Charger

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Does anyone have floppy discs any more to make a pen pot?!

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Dallas Pen PotFull Colour Pencil Case

4. Fancy potentially destroying your Apple power adapter to open your bottle…

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OR get out your handy metal dual purpose bottle opener/key ring which is of course branded?!

Talon Opener

5. Dismantle your phone to store cards in the case…

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OR use a Pantone matched phone wallet with branded microfibre screen cleaner…

Phone Wallet with Microfibre Sticky Screen Cleaner

6. Wrap your earphones around a bulldog clip to keep them tidy…

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OR how about using a low cost, neat earphone winder with full colour print on both sides?!

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7. You could take a photo of a ruler then use it as your background/ edit it on your camera setting to use it…

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Micro Construction Pen

 

8. Risk using a disposable cup to tell what time the last office coffee was made…

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OR keep your coffee nice and warm with a travel mug which will last AND is branded…

Brite-americano® Medio Mug14oz Stainless Steel Mug

 

So make your own mind up! We know which we prefer…

To be fair we do agree with these DIY office hacks…

Using sticky notes to clean your keyboard…

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As well as using sunglasses as a rear view mirror on your desk to check if your boss is watching your screen…!

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Can you think of any more DIY office hacks? We would love to hear from you! Call us on 0114 2754150 or email.

References: Mashable; Huffington post; Thrillist