Equipment

From printers to surge protectors to standing desks you’ll have the office decked out with the best, new equipment. That’s what this category is dedicated to: informing you of the best options available for equipment in your business space. So if you’re in need of some new equipment or looking to upgrade to the newest gadgets for work (or even personal life) look no further.

Best Scanner: Fujitsu ScanSnap ix500 vs Epson ES-400 vs Canon ImageFormula DR-C225

Scanner: Best Scanners

Is your paper recycling bin overflowing on a regular basis? Are you tired of hassling with a ton of paper documents and filing systems at your office? Where are you going to keep all that paper anyway? You can save yourself and your coworker’s valuable space and become much more efficient and environmentally friendly all at the same time by investing in an office scanner. There are hundreds of office document scanners on the market. How do you weed through them all? Read our reviews below to see our best scanner choices for your office. You’ll be amazed at how a simple scanner can eliminate so much waste of productivity and resources…

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Physical Inactivity Is Killing Us: Benefits Of Treadmill Desks

Man sleeping on his tablet with food:Physical Inactivity at Work

Everyone understands the dangers of smoking and everyone understands the importance of being active. What people may not know is that physical inactivity at work may be just as deadly as taking a smoke break. This has many people questioning their sedentary ways. After all, while many know that activity is good for you, they may not know that not being active could actually kill them. How is this possible and how can physical inactivity and the lack of movement at work be as deadly as a casual cigarette with your co-workers?

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Best Paper Shredder To Scrap Your Paper Trail

Shredded paper: Best Paper Shredders

Even in our digital age, paper shredders are more important than ever. Why? Although we talk a lot about identity theft as it pertains to our digital interactions, we still leave a paper trail that can be a huge target for thieves. Yes, there are still plenty of “old-school” thieves rummaging through trash or recycling bins to find anything they can use to steal from you. So, what are the best paper shredders for your specific needs? Here, in our paper shredder reviews, we’ll tell you what features to look for and give you our recommendations…

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Best Printers By Type: Epson vs HP vs Canon vs Brother

Printer ink: Best Printers

Waiting in line at the printer again because it decided not to work today? Well, you still need to get your work done! Don’t let a bad printer stop you from making deadlines or finishing assignments. There are so many great printers on the market now, there’s no reason your work should have a crummy one. Printers have come a long way, and you can get a lot of functionality and many features for a relatively low price tag. But with thousands of printers on the market, how do you even begin to choose the best one for your needs? Never fear, we’re here to help. First, we’ll discuss factors you should consider when choosing the type of printer you’ll need, whether it’s for home or office use. Then we’ll give you our recommendations for best printers in a number of different categories to help you make an informed decision…

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ShopKeep Review: The Best POS For Small Business Owners?

ShopKeep at coffee shop

Time to update your antiquated cash register? Looking for a modern alternative for your small business? The ShopKeep point of sale (POS) system could be just the ticket. This iPad-based POS system is one of the most intuitive systems we’ve seen. ShopKeep isn’t for everyone however. It gears itself towards small businesses with rich features and cloud-based offsite data storage. Keep reading our review to see if it’s the best solution for you…

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Treadmill Desk Reviews: FitDesk vs Exerpeutic vs XDesk vs RebelDesk vs LifeSpan

It’s recommended that we walk 10,000 steps per day (that’s 5 miles). Yet, the average person only walks 2.5 miles per day.

Unfortunately, not all of us have time for a 5 mile stroll everyday. We’ve got dinners to cook, we want to fit in some relaxation time, and don’t even mention making it to the gym! Our lives are busy and sometimes, there just aren’t enough hours in the day to do everything we need to do.

That’s where a walking desk can come in handy…

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Best Laptop Bags: Backpack vs Messenger vs Rolling

Best laptop bags and laptop bag

Many of us travel frequently for work or bring our laptops with us on our commutes. It’s important to protect your computer by keeping it in a safe bag. I recently had to get my computer fixed because a wire came loose in it. The tech said this is common when people carry their computers in a backpack with books up against it, applying pressure to the laptop. This wasn’t my case, but it got me thinking about how important it is to protect my laptop. So I began my search for the best laptop bags and came up with some great finds. If you’re looking for a new protective carrying case, you’ll want to check out what I learned…

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Interview with Stand Desk CEO, Steven Yu

Interview with Stand Desk CEO, Steven Yu

If and when you decide to take the entrepreneurial leap, you will need passion, lots of energy and a depth of market insight to make the business a success. STAND DESK’s CEO Steven Yu has all those characteristics and that is partially why his new product and company have been so successful. That along with determination and the willingness to take on a lot of risk. The reward: an affordable adjustable standing desk. In our latest “People Who Rock the Web” series interview, we had the chance to ask Steven about his journey and experience. Find out what sparked the idea, what benefits there are to standing desks, tips on how to adjust to using them and general business advice he’s learned through the development of STAND DESK…

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