It is so easy to love and cherish office gadgets and toys that can boost productivity, are fun to play with, and can also have life quality pro’s that could make the office time a little more comfortable and fun. Many gadgets are very useful for making your everyday office life more convenient (and for making your boss happy!), and some of them are downright ingenious.
Whether you are looking to mix up your office flow or just want to contribute something nice, great, and convenient to your team, check out these different office gadgets that your employees and colleagues will love.
1. Convert Your Desk To A Standing Desk
Real standing desks get be pretty expensive, but the pro’s health effects have made them increasingly popular. Instead of looking and paying for an entirely new furniture, test out some standing desk converts. These are much less pricey, and can be mounted on top of any desk whenever you are feeling like standing instead of sitting.
Many desk converters are adjustable, including this particular one, so there is no need to worry about your workers or colleagues height discrepancies.
2. Illuminate Your Office With A Laminated Wall Calendar
Some project management software can keep your team on that tight schedule, but having a visual, laminated object that everyone sees regularly on everyday, can make sure that nothing slips between the cracks of these office chairs (We will get to them) and that everyone is on track with his objectives. Have a big one for the office in general, or get a few small ones for each department.
There are some wall calendars that you can add to your white office wall in your workspace, where you can add everything that’s in schedule from meetings to big deadlines that everyone needs to remember. You can choose a laminated option like this, so that it is easy to mount on the wall and clean on the beginning of each week.
3. The Pomodoro Timer That Will Make you efficient
The pomodoro timer is a productivity manager that encourages desk workers to work for 25 minutes tops at a time on a set task, take a short break, and then continue work again. After four 25 minute sessions, you will take a longer break. If your office encourages this kind of scheduling, choose an adorable pomodoro – (Tomato) timer to help you stay efficient, on track, and on schedule!
Any timer can and will work well for this, but you just can’t ignore a timer that is shaped like an actual tomato!
4. Charge Your Device With Solar Energy
We have all been caught with our phones cruising much closer to no battery than we would like to, and it more then often seems to happen when and where there are no wall plugs in site. This solar-powered battery charger is a real game changer for these no so unique situations.
All you have to do is place this solar charger against a window with good enough natural light, and use it to get your battery life back up whenever you need it. As an extra bonus, using solar power instead of a wall plug can lower those energy bills over time.
5. Upload On-Paper Text To Your PC Screen With Book-to-Screen Highlighter/Scanners
If you ever needed to go through a big amount of papers, documents and files to find key facts that must be organized, this book-to-screen highlighter and scanner is a great gadget tool that your employees or colleagues will definitely love.
As you work with this highlighter over a document paper or book in front of you, it will scan the text directly to your PC application or web browser of your choice. It can even translate the text into more than 40 different languages.
Stay tuned for part 2!