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Paper Towels vs Air Dryer: Which Gets Rid of More Hand Germs?

Paper Towels vs Air Dryer: Which Gets Rid of More Hand Germs? Have you ever wondered what the difference is in using a jet air dryer or an automatic paper towel dispenser? Paper towels, on the other hand, will decrease the number of germs on your hands by up to 77%. Drying options in public…

7 Ways to Get Your Desk Clean and Keep It That Way!

The feeling a clean desk gives you is energizing and sometimes inspiring. The desk is clean, you are focused and work is going to get done! This usually lasts a day or two and a few big projects later the clean desk returns to its original chaotic state. Some people are blessed with large work…

November 13, 2015 GOS U Tags: , ,

Sharpie Solution

Feel like your sharpie dried up to quickly?  Try this tip! In order to restore a dried out marker, simply fill a small shallow dish with rubbing alcohol and let the tip of your marker bathe in it for a bit. Put the cap back on for about an hour and it should be ready…

October 15, 2015 GOS U Tags: ,

Deskercise! 33 Smart Ways to Exercise at Work!

via @greatist Recent research suggests that the recommended 30 minutes of cardio five times per week may not undo the health risks of a sedentary lifestyle . So what’s a worker chained to his or her desk to do? Luckily short bouts of aerobics, strength exercises, and stretching in between conference calls and working at your…

August 26, 2015 GOS U Tags: ,

Easy Read Rulers– See How You Measure Up!

Easy Read Ruler by Victor   With the Victor® Easy Read Ruler™ there is absolutely no guesswork! You get the right answer every time! Who doesn’t want that? Easy Read Ruler is designed to eliminate the confusion and strain of reading your typical ruler. Vivid white markings with a vibrant background allow easy viewing. Dual…

The Truth About Hand Sanitizers

In fact, practicing good hand hygiene is one of the easiest and most effective ways to reduce your risk of   getting ill. So, it is important for all of us to understand the facts about hand sanitizers, and we wanted to take this opportunity to set the record straight. 1. Truth: Alcohol-based Hand Sanitizers…

An Easy Whiteboard Solution

Dry Erase Surfaces – An Easy Whiteboard Solution Dry-Erase boards are practically indispensable.  For meetings, brainstorming sessions, or just doodling – they are useful in more ways than one.  Sadly, they only have so much life to them before they start to look stained.  Until now.  With their innovation, 3M has yet again saved the day.…

May 15, 2015 GOS U Tags: , , ,

GOS is now a Keurig® Green Mountain distributor!

We are excited to announce that GOS is now a Keurig® Green Mountain distributor! Check out our site for a listing of Brewers and K-cups.   A Keurig® brewing system in the office doesn’t only change the way employees drink coffee – it keeps your employees satisfied and productive throughout the workday. Be it hot tea, coffee, hot…

Organizing Desk Drawers

Are you tired of rooting through your desk drawers to find that old business card or a decent working pen? If your desk drawers look more like junk drawers overflowing with sticky notes, hand sanitizers, and tangles of paperclips, it’s time to get organized. Orderly drawers make it easy to find exactly what you need when…

Ever wonder how the band-aid came to be?

When Earle came home from his job as a cotton buyer at Johnson & Johnson, Josephine would always have dinner on the table. Unfortunately, she’d also have several cuts or burns on her fingers. Without an adhesive bandage, Josephine had no easy way of bandaging her own cuts. Earle had to cut pieces of adhesive…

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