2013 October 17 by samsill
Did you know that a 60-minute nap can improve your alertness for up to 10 hours? Or that Napoleon napped between battles while sitting on his horse? These are just a few of the many interesting facts in this infographic on napping via Patio Productions.
2013 September 19 by samsill
As you travel to the office on an average workday, do you believe that you could possibly be one of the happiest employees in the world? Research indicates that employees in the US tend to be more actively engaged and satisfied with their jobs. In fact, employers are taking drastic efforts to provide incentives to create career satisfaction for top performance workers. It’s all about raising employee morale and productivity in a challenging economic climate.
2013 September 5 by samsill
Whether it be an employee or coworker, there is bound to be at least one Negative Nancy in your office. This infographic from Boxer Property shows some characteristics of negative people and how to properly work with them.
2013 August 22 by samsill
Research has shown that it’s good to take breaks from work every so often but are you taking too many and not realizing it? This infographic from Yast breaks down the biggest work place time wasters.
2013 August 8 by samsill
Have you been shopping for back to school since June? This infographic from JXTGroup gives you some information on how people are shopping and what they are buying for back to school.
2013 July 25 by samsill
In these increasingly difficult economic times, an enjoyable office can translate into a competitive advantage for your business.
2013 July 11 by samsill
Have things slowed down around the office since summer started? Take one of the office game challenges to help your work day go by a little faster.
2013 June 27 by samsill
Here’s a short infographic run-down on how to go green at the office from Information Experts.
2013 June 13 by samsill
Do you refer to your cubicle as your second home? Here’s a funny infographic on office hierarchy and cubicles.
2013 May 16 by samsill
May is National Bike Month and Bike to Work Day is tomorrow. This infographic shows the greenest ways to get around and how your commute impacts your carbon footprint.
2013 April 18 by samsill
This infographic shows you 4 ways your desk maybe obstructing your workflow.
2013 April 4 by samsill
April 1st through 6th is National Workplace Wellness week. This infographic from Intuit gives you some tips on how to create environments that alleviate stress and fatigue while promoting productivity and creativity.
2013 March 21 by samsill
It’s one of those days where you are so tired at work all you can think about is how you can get away with a short snooze. Here are some ways of sneaky sleeping on the job brought to you by OnlineClock.net.
2013 February 11 by samsill
Did you know that the oldest surviving love poem to date was written on a clay tablet by the Sumerians around 3500 B.C.? Or that Verona, Italy gets almost 1,000 letters sent to Juliet every Valentine’s Day? With Valentine’s Day coming up this week and we wanted to share some remarkable statistics about the holiday created by Propoint Graphics.
2012 November 15 by samsill
America Recycles Day is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Take a look at this infographic on recycling for some interesting facts from Reuse This Bag.
2012 September 4 by samsill
We’ve all been there. You walk into a store, find the binder section, and are completely overwhelmed by the selection. How do you choose the perfect one? This infographic gives a few helpful tips on picking the right three-ring binder for your needs.
2012 May 1 by samsill
We are no stranger to cardboardat Samsill. We make the RAW binder which is highly durabletype of chipboard/cardboard. All of our binders had some form of chipboard between the sheets of Polypropylene. We know our way around cardboard, but Chris Gilmour brings cardboard to an entirely different level.
2012 April 28 by samsill
This is dedicated to all our university friends gearing up for finals week.
2012 April 14 by samsill
The ultimate question: Paper or Plastic? Find out which is ultimatly better in this Saturday’s [INFOGRAPHIC]
2012 March 17 by samsill
Being an office products company like us, we focus a lot of energy on how do our products make other office workers happy. While our cool and innovative products can help, the most important thing is company culture. Read the post below from DailyInfographic.
Call it a “case of the Mondays,” but surveys and studies show Americans’ happiness in the workplace decreasing each year. It is no coincidence that as job security ebbs happiness dissipates with it. But there are other factors to employee happiness at work, and the infographic below takes a stab at why you should care.
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2012 March 12 by samsill
Why your business must go social? Thanks to social media, massive online exposure is up for grabs for all businesses.
2012 January 30 by samsill
Like Saturdays INFOGRAPHIC said, this is the beginning of “COLOR DAYS” around Samsill. We are extremely happy to announce our NEW FASHION COLORS FOR 2012.
and be sure to check out our 2012 FASHION COLOR PRESS RELEASE that went out this morning!
2012 January 28 by samsill
This Saturday starts our “Color weeks” here at Samsill. We have the largest selection binder colors on the market. Every two years we come out with new “Fashion Colors” that are selected by a world renowned color expert. This INFOGRAPHIC shows just how wild the world of Color really is and how it should be done right. Enjoy.
2012 January 21 by samsill
The Super Bowl is coming up! The Biggest American sporting even of the year! This INFOGRAPHIC is about Super Bowl Ads. Admit it, a lot of you enjoy the commercials just as much as the game!
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2012 January 14 by samsill
Samsill is a private company but a lot of our competitors are public. 2011 was a year full of IPO’s and 2012 is expected to have one of the largest IPO’s in history, Facebook’s. What are the numbers behind a Facebook IPO? Find out in this weeks [INFOGRAPHIC].
2012 January 7 by samsill
2012 January 6 by samsill
In the past six months we have been doing a big push into social media. We update our sites daily with news from us, the industry, and elsewhere. To stay up on the latest in office products follow our sites!
2011 December 27 by samsill
Due to the Christmas Holiday we are behind on our Weekly [INFOGRAPHIC]. Though, this week’s graphic is quite astounding. We all know the numbers in the internet are huge, but this graphic really puts those numbers into perspective! Just how much goes on in 1 minute in the digital world?
2011 December 17 by samsill
If you’re under the age of 30 this probably doesn’t surprise you. If you’re above 30 than maybe you didn’t have the chance to be “digital” in university. Here are the numbers behind the digital revolution among students. Continue reading »
2011 December 17 by samsill
This week it is about YOU. There is a 2 in 3 chance that if you are reading this blog you are a millennial. Meaning you are between the age of 18-29. That statistics holds up around here. The people who contribute to this blog are in that age range (or just slightly above it.) Our generation is unlike any generation in history. In fact, all those hippies in the 70′s? We have very little in common with them (which I cannot say I’m to disappointed about).
2011 December 3 by samsill
An interesting INFOGRAPHIC this week via Business Insider. Think social media is still for your kids or celebrities to promote themselves? You’d be wrong. In fact, if you’re unemployed it could be the ticket to your next gig.
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2011 November 26 by samsill
I hope everyone had an excellent Thanksgiving! If you were wondering just how enormous the numbers are behind thanksgiving, here is a quick snapshot.
2011 November 19 by samsill
It is time once again for the weekend’s infographic. We have it pretty easy in the states. We can travel with hardly any restrictions or visa’s. Not all countries citizens have it so easy. . .
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2011 November 12 by samsill
In keeping with the Mustache and Movember theme, here is this Saturdays [INFOGRAPHIC]. Who knew facial hair had so much history? Continue reading »
2011 October 29 by samsill
Facebook privacy is a hot topic right now. Facebook constantly is making changes which means it’s user base also has to make those changes with it. FB is constantly trying to make itself more secure & private, yet open at the same time. Check out some of these privacy issues Facebook is faced with in this weekends infographic.
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2011 October 22 by samsill
This weeks infographic is all about the companies we work for. How does your companies perks stack up against some of the most innovative in America? Employee perks are going to be changing quite dramatically in the next decade. Think your company is prepared to make the change?
2011 October 15 by samsill
Baseball Playoffs are in full swing. The World Series starts this week so we thought it appropriate to post an infographic dealing with some of the crazy numbers surrounding baseball. Enjoy. Continue reading »
2011 October 8 by samsill
We lost a great innovator and business genius this week. Here is a slight ode to him. Continue reading »
2011 September 24 by samsill
American’s are wasteful, no denying that. Water isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when we think about waste but we waste a LOT of it. It hits home, especially when we are in a terrible drought like we are here in Texas.
2011 September 17 by samsill
[INFOGRAPHICS] are the new PowerPoints. An easy to read & understand graphic display of data. We love these here at Samsill so we’ve decided to start a new blog routine, [INFOGRAPHIC] Saturday. Each Saturday we will display a new Infographic for our audience to enjoy and analyze over the weekend. (Note: these are infographics from other sources, we do not take credit for any of the work done on the infographics unless otherwise noted.)
This weekends graphic is about ROI on Social Media. Enjoy!