Green Office Blog

GreenABLE wins SAB Award for Print Cartridge and Toner Recycling Programme

Posted by Wayne Fyvie on Nov 9, 2017 11:40:58 AM

It is estimated that over 1.3 billion printer cartridges are sold every year, and according to the International Data Corporation (IDC), more than 12 million laser and ink cartridges are imported into South Africa annually. 

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Topics: Remanufactured Toner Cartridges, The Environmental Costs of Office Printing, GreenABLE

10 Years Later: How to be More Efficient at Work…

Posted by Ian Chauvet on Oct 18, 2017 1:20:57 PM

When reflecting on my first 10 years as a working human being; these are just some of the tips I’ve picked up that have helped me be more efficient at work.

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Topics: Efficient, procedure

How to Get the Most out of Your Day / Week / Month / Year

Posted by Wayne Fyvie on Oct 16, 2017 8:31:49 AM

I was fortunate enough to share a panel discussion with Stephen Saad, founder and CEO of Aspen Pharmaceuticals.  

 

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Topics: Culture code, Reporting, Efficient

Managed Print Services, Innovation paying off

Posted by Sherdon Smith on Sep 22, 2017 9:16:37 AM

Talking and thinking about print is not exciting to most, and bringing up a conversation about your home or office printer at a dinner party would surely be social suicide. But let’s try to understand this and why we humans don’t get excited by print.

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Topics: Managed Print Services, Managed Print, Innovation

Why do we Print?

Posted by Sherdon Smith on Sep 11, 2017 10:22:17 AM

I have always had this burning question in the back of mind, “Why do we Print?”  Aren’t we supposed be working in Paperless offices by now?

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Topics: reduce printing, cost to print, print Environment, why do we print

Benefits of Regular Reporting

Posted by Kayleigh Knoll on Sep 4, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Why do we spend hours of time meticulously preparing a perfect report for clients? Because this is a beneficial tool and your client will be able to see their results through regular reporting.

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Topics: Office Automation and MPS, Reporting

The Difference Between an Office Automation and MPS Company (Explained)

Posted by Zandalee Naude on Sep 1, 2017 9:30:00 AM

Efficiency, the buzzword in any company is all about working smart, not hard. Making the most of your time and effort, whilst staying productive.

Most people are looking for ways to become more efficient in their everyday tasks. Earlier, all you needed was a basic computer, telephone and perhaps a fax machine to get through the items on your to-do list.  Whereas now, this won’t give you the edge to make you more efficient and thus, you won’t be one step ahead of your competition.

   

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Topics: MPS, office automation, Managed Print Services, Managed Print, Office Automation and MPS

WORKFLOWS, ARE YOU SERIOUS?

Posted by Sherdon Smith on Aug 29, 2017 11:30:00 AM

The term Workflow is often an unknown in any organisation, big or small. Why is it an unknown?  Or should we be asking ourselves, why aren’t organisations challenging this unknown?


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Topics: PST

5 Steps to a More “Optimized” Print Environment.

Posted by Melliza Giliomee on Aug 28, 2017 8:30:00 AM

It’s no secret that organisations are seeking to cut down on costs and what better and more effective way to do so than starting with the print environment.

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Topics: MPS, Managed Print Services, Managed Print Environments, Managed Print, print Environment

What to Consider When Choosing a Print Supplier - 3 Simple Guidelines:

Posted by Mandisi Dabula on Aug 25, 2017 8:30:00 AM

When choosing a print supplier, it is often easy to overlook the practicalities that might hinder the fit between what your business envisaged as a final solution, as opposed to what you might get after the fact.  Typically, this happens when there are a few oversights in decision making pertaining to what your business wants as opposed to what your business needs.  The understanding of your business’s drivers, is often more important before choosing the correct company to fulfil your needs in the print space.

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Topics: Managed Print Environments