Working from home has become more prevalent now than it ever was before. Companies have realized that a lot of work can be called in for or just operated with a computer and an Internet connection from wherever the employee is. For those who are able to work from home or have demanding jobs that make them take work home with them, setting up a home office is a smart idea. There are many things that are needed when outfitting a home office, such as a computer, printer, desks, chairs, to name a few. So if you have somebody on your gift list who just started to work from home either full time or part time, you should help them out and get them something that will help their personal and professional life. Let’s take a look at some of the best home office gifts that are available this holiday season.
For the person who needs to print in black, white and color
Brother MFC-J995DW INKvestmentTank Color Inkjet All-in-One Printer
It makes sense to get a printer if you work from home. With the Brother MFC-J995DW INKvestmentTank Color Inkjet All-in-One Printer, you’ll be able to print wirelessly with ease. You get up to one year of ink in the box and can print from your mobile device or desktop. This printer also lets you know when it’s running low before it runs out of ink.
For the person who needs to screen calls
ooma Telo Free Home Phone Service
If you’re starting a home business and have to deal with customer service or incoming calls, the ooma Telo Free Home Phone Service is a phenomenal option to help field the calls. You’ll get crystal clear nationwide calling for free and low rates for international calls to give you options when you have an influx. It includes voicemail, call waiting, 911, and robocall blocking.
For the person who protects sensitive information
AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder
Getting rid of old statements or expired credit cards has never been easier, thanks to the AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Cross-Cut Paper and Credit Card Home Office Shredder. It will shred paper into strips that measure 3/16″ x 1 27/32″ and has a three minute continuous run time with 30 seconds of cool down. It has an overheating LED indicator and will shut down if it is fed too much.
For the labeler
DYMO Label Maker
Organizing the office to know where things are and which binder is which is made a whole lot simpler with the DYMO Label Maker. This label maker is compact and light, so it won’t take up a lot of space in your office. With the easy-to-use QWERTY keyboard, you’ll be able to type quickly and there are 20 ways to format the lettering.
For the person who needs to keep papers together
Swingline Stapler Optima 70
If there’s a lot of reports, documents and memos that you have to handle and you prefer to print out your information, the Swingline Stapler Optima 70 is a great choice. This ergonomically shaped stapler takes almost zero effort to use, as the push down effect is easy. It has a jam free guarantee and has a metal stapling mechanism that ensures long-lasting use.
For the person who still like to write down notes
TOPS/Oxford 1-Subject Notebooks
There aren’t many things more consistent than an Oxford lined notebook and the TOPS/Oxford 1-Subject Notebook continues that tradition. It features a no-snag coil and perfect perforation to rip off. It comes in a six pack of notebooks, so you don’t have to worry about buying them again too often.
For the photographer
Kodak Dock & Wi-Fi Portable 4″ x 6″ Instant Photo Printer
Making it simple to work through printing photos, the Kodak Dock & Wi-Fi Portable 4″ x 6″ Instant Photo Printer has some great features with no hassle. It has a convenient printer dock that lets you print photos directly from your phone. These photos can be colored and decorated, meaning this is versatile and the pictures come out very quickly.
For the person who has to scan a lot of documents
Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1500 Color Duplex Document Scanner
If you need to deal with a lot of paperwork and want to consolidate it, scanning it into your computer makes that a real possibility and the Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1500 Color Duplex Document Scanner is the machine that can get it done. You’ll be able to scan to your preferred destinations and it will connect via Wi-Fi or USB cable. The built-in software organizes all the documents for you.
For the business professional who hand writes memos
Parker Urban Fountain Pen Kit
Providing class and style to any letter, the Parker Urban Fountain Pen Kit feels good in your hand. The weight is perfectly balanced in the dynamic curved design and it’s easy to hold. The stainless steel nib provides durability and is meant to provide the optimal angle for both left-handed and right-handed writers.
For the person who needs to jot down ideas
Boogie Board Jot 8.5 eWriter
Helping to save the environment with less paper consumption, the Boogie Board Jot 8.5 eWriter still feels like pen and paper. This writing tablet and stylus is scratch proof and this bundle includes a folio cover. It lets you draw, write, scribble, doodle and erase easily, so keeping the notes from the phone call is simple when you scan it.
For the person who prefers marker to pen
BIC Intensity Fashion Permanent Markers
Providing you with precise points to focus on the paper, the BIC Intensity Fashion Permanent Markers does a great job of showing up for you. This pack of 36 markers has a snap cap for each one that prevents them from drying out. The ultra fine tip doesn’t get worn down and it is made from low odor and acid-free ink.
For the necessary work in any office
Scotch Brand Double Sided Tape
Make everything simple on yourself when it comes to keeping things together by using Scotch Brand Double Sided Tape. Both sides of this tape is covered with adhesive, but there’s no glue. It holds things together without being seen.
For the person who needs multiple phones for their office line
AT&T CL82257 DECT 6.0 Expandable Cordless Phone with Answering System
Providing you with two handsets to handle the calls, the AT&T CL82257 DECT 6.0 Expandable Cordless Phone with Answering System is easy to use. These phones have big buttons and can record up to 22 minutes on the voice mail system. The caller ID can store 50 names.
For the person who needs to store their markers
BIC Intensity Permanent Marker Tower
If you listened to us and picked up the markers mentioned above, store them in the BIC Intensity Permanent Marker Tower. This also comes with 54 markers, 36 fine tip and 18 ultra fine tip. Each one of the markers features low acid ink.
For the person who prefers colored pencils
Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils
Rather than have markers that bleed through your papers, try the Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils. Whether you need to shade, shadow or to correct some paperwork, these will do the trick. They have soft, thick cores and are ultra-smooth on paper. You’ll get 72 different colors with this pack.
For the person who needs to keep paperwork hung up
U Brands Cork Bulletin Board
There aren’t many things that are more reliable when it comes to hanging stuff up in an office than a cork board and push pins and the U Brands Cork Bulletin Board is a top option. This 24″ x 18″ board has a natural cork surface that heals itself and resists push pin holes after each use. It can be mounted both vertically or horizontally.
For the person who needs their papers to last
Scotch Pro Thermal Laminator
To get everything you need ready to last a long time, especially documents, you’ll want to keep them secure by using the Scotch Pro Thermal Laminator. Perfect for memos or other important paperwork, this two roller machine is ready to work within five minutes of warming up. It laminates at the speed of 15 inches per minute and automatically shuts off after an hour of inactivity.
For those with a messy desk that needs cleaning
Smead Cascading Wall Organizer
Feeling overwhelmed by all of the papers piling up on your desk? Get rid of some of the clutter, thanks to the Smead Cascading Wall Organizer. This contains six cascading colored file pockets that don’t take up much wall space, so you’ll be able to find a spot for it in your office. Each pocket can hold 50 sheets as they make the papers easily accessible.
For the person who likes to keep track of dates by hand
Nekmit 2020 Monthly Desk Pad Calendar
Never miss a meeting when you keep track of them on your Nekmit 2020 Monthly Desk Pad Calendar. It’s 16.75″ x 11.8″ and each page is the layout for one month. You can either place this on your desk or use the eyelets in the top portion to hang it. Each page is perforated so you can remove them simply.
For the person who slouches
Safco Products Zenergy Ball Chair
Many people find themselves slouching as the work day drags on. To help keep your back straight and to aid in strengthening your core muscles, the Safco Products Zenergy Ball Chair. It is designed with an anti-burst exercise ball and four legs for stability and durability, so you’ll be able to do exercises without rolling. The seating height is 23″.
For the person who needs a desk with storage
Bush Furniture Cabot 60W L Shaped Computer Desk
Giving you plenty of space on top of the desk and underneath it, the Bush Furniture Cabot 60W L Shaped Computer Desk is solid. You’ll get 60 inches of width in either direction and there’s built-in wire management and a four port USB hub for connecting devices. There’s also two file drawers and a storage cabinet that are easy to reach.
For the person who prefers a whiteboard
Quartet Magnetic Whiteboard
Having a whiteboard that you can erase and change up when something new arises, the Quartet Magnetic Whiteboard is perfect for all occasions. The dry erase board comes in a pack of four, allowing you to keep the important info all over the office. Each one measures 17″ x 23″ while the mounting accessories are all included.
For the person who wants a keyboard easy to punch
Fujitsu Happy Hacking Keyboard
If you have a lot of typing to get through, you’ll want something that you don’t want have to pound to get a key to work. The Fujitsu Happy Hacking Keyboard provides precision and efficiency, as you’ll only have to give it a gentle push to register. There’s only 60 keys on this keyboard and the keys are made from top grade PBT. You can also assign different functions to the keys.
For the person who needs small reminders
Post-It Sheet Super Sticky Note and Dispenser Value Pack
Never be without a place to write something down when you have the Post-It Sheet Super Sticky Note and Dispenser Value Pack. Notes will pop up one at a time and with this pack you’ll get one dispenser and 12 pads that have 90 notes per pad. This will stay in one place on your desk, so you always know where it is.
For the person who needs to work at home and on the go
Lenovo Chromebook C330
Providing you with the versatility of a tablet and the power of a laptop, the Lenovo Chromebook C330 is here to help you. It boots up in seconds and is convertible while sitting less than an inch thick. It has plenty of memory and storage for all of your projects and has a Chrome OS, so you can just log in to your Google accounts to start working.
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