Sometimes adding one or two cool office gadgets in the daily mundane can make all the difference. Nothing is sweeter than discovering that there is always a better way to do things, and spice up your everyday routine can bring simple joy to a rather boring day. Look for one that’s cool, but also adds value to the work you do. Here we’ve come up with a list of awesome office gadgets you can choose from. Some of them are things that you may not know exist or don’t need until you get one.
Cool Office Gadgets
OrgaNice Hourglass Sand Timer
Work smart, not only hard. Staying productive in an 8 or 9-hour workday is challenging for anyone. So find the right balance between work and rest with the help of the Pomodoro technique. The OrgaNice sand timer is a nice addition to increase your productivity while avoiding burnout.
The two sand timers are set to measure 30 minutes and 5 minutes, respectively. Set 30 minutes for working and a 5-minute rest in between to stay focused and motivated the entire time. Aside from this, it also adds an aesthetic to your desk with the contrasting black and white sand.
Fully Luna Standing Desk and Task Stool
Creating a new ambiance in your working environment can give you a lift at any time of the day. Office chairs are comfortable but the stool is flexible enough to move from a sitting to a standing position. Stretching your legs while working, in a meeting, or simply chatting with colleagues is a must for everyone in an office setting. The Fully standing stool supports up to 300 lbs and has a non-slip base making it an ideal chair for every office. When you feel that your usual desk and chair aren’t working for you, switch it up to a standing tool desk.
Microsoft Arc Mouse
Technology has brought about the existence of surprising innovations such as the Microsoft arc mouse. What looks like a black remote control can turn into a mouse with an arc. If there is one thing people complain about when using their computer is how their wrist hurts while using the mouse. The arc mouse curves to mold the palm of your hand making it easy to hold and navigate. It snaps flat when not in use, making it slim and easy to carry. Slide it in your bag or laptop pouch with ease, without taking too much space.
StrongTek Under Desk Footrest
Office workers often complain about the lack of exercise due to time spent at work. Eliminate this excuse and bring in the StrongTek footrest for instant stretch while working. The ergonomic footrest is the best solution for those stiff muscles from calves to shoulders.
It provides easy access for the foot to rest and stretch at the same time. Improve your posture while working to minimize backache and increase blood circulation. While you are at it, add simple workout routines to reduce fatigue and pain all over the body. No more excuses for not having enough time to do simple stretches and work out when you have StrongTek in the office.
Look and feel like an executive with the Hoverpen luxury pen. It is not the regular pen that you freely share with others and get lost in the process, but one that will get you into Wall Street when Leonardo DiCaprio asks you to sell the pen. Dare to defy the stereotype of this luxury pen that can stand on its own. The self-balancing feature makes it stand out from the rest. It also makes a good conversation starter for another day at the office. Another great feature of this pen is that it doesn’t bleed so you can write legibly and neatly on any piece of paper.
Beblau FOLD Portable Tech Organizer
A remote office can be hard to achieve without the necessary tools within your reach. Freelancers, field workers, and entrepreneurs know how office essentials can make a difference in your productivity and quality of work. Stop stuffing your bag with everything from pens, a mouse, chargers, a notebook, and electrical gadgets giving Marie Kondo a heart attack. Organize all your items in one compartment using the Beblau fold portable organizer.
The 3-in-1 organizer is your one-stop shop for all your office essentials. Carry all your items such as mouse, charger, notebook, and pen to your laptop. Grab and go to whatever meeting or work assignment wherever it may be.
Nomodo Trio Wireless Charger with Mug Warmer
Coffee is a must for some people to get through a day in the office. If you are one of those who can’t live without a hot coffee and their smartphone by their side, the Nomodo mug warmer and Qi wireless charger is a must. The two-in-one charger and warmer are your lifelines if your brain allows you to function at their peak with a warm dose of caffeine in your body. You can keep the passion burning at work by keeping your tea or coffee hot for a few hours. With your phone fully charged, you are ready to handle whatever comes your way.
Purple Back Cushion
What is a common complaint among office workers? Neck, shoulder, and back pain are common illnesses prevalent to those who live a sedentary life trapped on their chairs all day. Bring instant relief to your aching back with the help of the Purple back cushion.
Give yourself a slight push on your back by using the purple cushion to support your lower back. You feel an instant change in your posture after installing the lumbar support. Unlike regular pillows, this provides a cooling effect preventing you from sweating profusely while at rest. The product was designed to withstand pressure so it can be used for a long time.
Mental fatigue is inevitable when you work extensively for long hours. Squeeze in fun activities during break time to keep the creativity flowing and reduce stress. Speks Geode fidget sphere is a great addition to any workspace that breaks up the monotony.
A fidget toy, like the Speks Geode, is a tool that can help you concentrate on what matters the most. The stackage and buildable shape provide the mental exercise you need in a day. Bend your frustration in a safe and creative way through the magnetic fidget sphere. Display it on your workstation for a pop of color and a reminder that it is okay to take a break from your busy workday.
Wacom Smartpad Digital Notebook
A notebook and a pen are powerful tools to keep in the office for all your brainstorming and notetaking needs. For environmentalists or prolific note-takers, keeping several notebooks can be confusing and harmful to the environment. The best solution to keep all your records, with fewer papers involved, is by using a Wacom bamboo slate.
Never be flustered looking for that post-it note where you left your brilliant idea. Keep them all on track, writing them down in a smart digital notebook. Through the Wacom, jot down your meeting notes and brainstorm all you want without using a single paper. Use the digital notebook to save and share whenever necessary.
Meeting Owl Pro Conference Camera
Having meetings with people from all over the world has been made possible through smart video conferencing. What could elevate these meetings is to use a tool that can capture the audio and videos in HD format. Introducing the Meeting Owl Pro which provides a 360-degree view in 1080p HD format that captures both high-quality sound and video.
Gone are the days when you had to ask the speaker on the end of the camera to come closer to the monitor or video conferencing gadget to see and hear them. The meeting owl pro focuses automatically on the speaker. Plug and play it in your conference room to create a dynamic interaction in your next meeting.
Mechanical Switch Calculator
Smartphones and computers have embedded calculator apps in their software but it will never beat a handheld calculator. If you work for the accounting department or anything that handles finances, you know the importance of having a manual calculator readily available for your disposal. Any profession that deals with finances must have a mechanical switch calculator.
There is something oddly satisfying in pressing the number keypad that has a finger tactile bump and unique click sound. What’s more important than the touch and feel is the accuracy and speed of the answer after keying in the numbers. Make each number count and use it for all your accounting needs whether at home or in the office.
EZVALO Smart Desk Lamp
When you have overhead lighting, do you still need a desk lamp when working in the office? The answer is YES. Overhead lighting is good for open spaces and during broad daylight. But when you work overtime or your work schedule starts at night, a desk lamp is necessary. Ezvalo isn’t your typical lamp as it can work with Alexa and Google Assistant. You can set it to automatically dim to take care of your eyes. Plus, it also has a motion sensor which can help you save on energy. Adjust the height, brightness, and color temperature to set the right mood while you are working or studying.
Small Desktop Glass Whiteboard
Did you miss a meeting or forgot something because the post-it note you left on your desk flew away? It is a random incident but it can happen to anyone. Worry no more because you have the desktop whiteboard to the rescue. Save the planet by not using any more paper. Jot down reminders and notes on the whiteboard that sits perfectly between your monitor or laptop and keyboard. It works like a regular whiteboard where you can write and erase comfortably without a trace. Plus, it also comes with hidden storage for your pens and other supplies, as well as a tray to hold your other desk accessories.
Brigii Mini Vacuum Cleaner
Dusting your workspace and electrical gadgets isn’t just for neat freaks. Cleaning your office space, whether at home or office, is necessary to declutter your mind and invite positive energy to come in. No complicated tools are needed, all you need is a mini vacuum cleaner.
A mini vacuum cleaner is a must-have office gadget with a strong suction power to get rid of dirt and dust from small areas such as keyboards, cabinets, and workspace. Compact and portable, you can use it to clean your car interior and scrub the crevices of your sofa and bed. When fully charged, it can run for 3 to 4 hours.
R Qidi Technology 3D Printer
Engineers, designers, and architects will benefit tremendously from owning a 3D printer. Seeing a three-dimensional image of the design they have in mind helps in tweaking their blueprint to get the best end result. Watching your ideas unfold before your eyes can foster creativity and critical thinking, especially needed in the workplace.
The QIDI Technology 3D printer can print materials made from carbon fiber, nylon, and pc. With precision printing and slicing, you get a high-quality end product perfect for product development and even as art decor. The printer comes with free QIDI software that is user-friendly and compatible with all QIDI printers.
MOFT Invisible Slim Laptop Stand
Stop straining your neck and eyes while working on your laptop or notebook. Get yourself a laptop stand to elevate the monitor to eye level. The MOFT laptop stand is a durable and reliably strong stand that can carry up to 18 lbs in weight. What’s great about this powerful stand is that it is not visible to the naked eye when not in use. Made from PU and Fiberglass, it can be easily installed on the button of your gadget. It lays flat when not in use, thus, it doesn’t take up space when you store your notebook in the laptop pouch or bag.
Hidrate Spark 3 Smart Water Bottle
The simple act of drinking water is often taken for granted, especially when we are swamped with work. Relive the habit of hydrating on time and your body will thank you immensely for taking care of yourself. Get a Hidrate Spark to remind you to prioritize your health before everything else.
Staying healthy is necessary to have a productive and efficient life. Through Hidrate Spark, you can prioritize your health and wellness with ease through its sensor technology system. Connect it to the hydration tracker via Bluetooth to remind you to drink at a regular interval. Keeping up with your daily water intake will keep you healthy and fresh throughout the day.
Sharper Image Medium USB Fan
On a hot, summer day, a little reinforcement will always help to beat the warm weather. When this happens, you can easily get distracted because of the heat wave. Focus on your work and let the Sharper Image desk fan freshen you up while working. The personal fan is USB-powered which makes it a perfect buddy while working. To use it, just plug it into your laptop’s USB port or wall outlet. Keep your space cool without disrupting your colleague from unwanted noise.