#ThrowbackThursday: The 5 Best 90s School Supplies

Office Fun

90s school supplies

As most kids who grew up in the 90s know, school supply shopping wasn’t just throwing random supplies into a cart and calling it a day. Instead, choosing supplies was a feat that required finding the coolest binders, the best pens and pencils, and all the latest gadgets to show off your style. To pay tribute to those bygone days…

What to Write In A Boss’s Day Card

Recognition & Motivation Ideas

what to write in boss day card

Boss’s Day is coming! This year, it’s celebrated on Monday, October 16, and if you don’t want to be the odd employee out, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to show your appreciation for all that your supervisor does for you and the company. While gift giving is common in some companies, we suggest giving a heartfelt…

5 Tips for Standing Out at Your First Job Interview

Business Marketing Ideas

girl at first job interview tips

You’ve received some training, you’ve sent out your resume, and now — at long last — you’re finally headed toward your first job interview. If your palms are starting to sweat and your shoulders tense up at the thought, don’t worry. You are not alone! Interviewing for any job, let alone your first one, is a nerve-wracking experience. Fortunately, there…

When to Plan Your Company Holiday Party

Christmas & Holiday Party Tips

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It’s never too early to get the ball rolling on planning a company holiday party, especially if you host it off-site and incorporate vendors like catering and entertainment. Planning early means you’ll have less stress as the holidays roll around. Here’s our guide to planning the perfect holiday bash for your office! When to Start Planning Large companies that host…

Seasonal Wedding Colors that Never Go Out of Style

DIY Wedding Ideas

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The lime green bridesmaids’ dress trend may come and go, but some seasonal wedding colors are always in style. These classic color staples remain eternally elegant because they take their cue from Mother Nature, mimicking the colors that are typically associated with each season in the great outdoors. Check out a lineup of seasonal wedding color schemes that remain fresh,…

Tips for Planning a Last Minute Event

Event Planning Tips

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So your big event is just around the corner, and you just haven’t had the time to start planning. Maybe you were handed the reigns with no time to spare, or life simply got in the way. Whatever the case, just because you’re short on time doesn’t mean that last-minute event planning needs to be a headache. With a little…

9 Quotes About Stationery Every Writer Will Love

Phrases & Wording

stationery quotes writing on paper

Humans require basic necessities to survive. These include food, water, shelter – and, for some, stationery. If you’re the type who lists stationery as one of your must-haves, you’re not alone. We found a handful of notable folks who have felt the same way, as evidenced in this collection of stationery quotes. What Stationery Can Do to You Stationery has…

What Should Your Business Card Include?

Designing Your Business Communication

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Business cards are often the first currency of a business transaction. You meet someone, decide to stay in touch, and exchange your contact details. But, in the digital age, what should you include on a physical business card? Just a hint: Fax numbers are out. QR codes are in. Now, let’s explore some options for what your business cards should…

Planning A Corporate Holiday Party – Infographic

Christmas & Holiday Party Tips

Planning a Corporate Event Checklist Infographic PaperDirect

Have you been tasked with planning the company holiday party? Are you now realizing that there is way more to planning a corporate event than just setting up a table with snacks and drinks? Well, you’ve come to the right place. At PaperDirect we understand the ins and outs of event planning and we are here to help. Take a look…

4 Promotional Ideas for National Grandparents Day

Marketing & Sales Promotion Techniques

national grandparents day

Every business knows that in the weeks before Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, kids across the country race to local shops to grab a token of appreciation for their mom or dad. Family-motivated holidays are big business. In fact, Mother’s Day rakes in around $21 billion and Father’s Day nets around $12 billion in sales of cards, flowers, and gifts….