BBC: Backpack Farm Targets Growth in Africa

The Kuza Doctor idea got a boost recently when it won the “Young Farmers Idea Contest” sponsored by Africa Rural Connect, an online project of the National Peace Corps Association that fosters collaborative thinking to generate ideas to help solve rural Africa’s greatest challenges. “I think it was the delivery method that appealed to me,” Read more about BBC: Backpack Farm Targets Growth in Africa[…]

Direct Marketing News: I’ll Give You My Stapler When You Take It From My Cold, Dead Hands

Emotional attachment to our staplers cannot be denied. Just ask Office Space’s beleaguered Milton how he feels about his. In the valiant fight to retain one’s stapler against the sticky fingers of sneaky colleagues, office workers will go to great and often amusing lengths—a fact that serves as the inspiration behind office furniture distributor OFM’s Read more about Direct Marketing News: I’ll Give You My Stapler When You Take It From My Cold, Dead Hands[…]

Today’s Facility Manager: Hands Off My Stapler

OFM, an office and school furniture manufacturer, distributor, and wholesaler, together with Swingline, the makers of the iconic Red Swingline Stapler, have joined forces to launch the “Hands Off My Stapler Contest.” “This is a fun contest for people to share the creative ways they keep their stapler at their desk,” said Blake Zalcberg, co-founder Read more about Today’s Facility Manager: Hands Off My Stapler[…]

Style Magazine: OFM and Swingline Launch the Hands Off My Stapler Contest

OFM, a leading office and school furniture manufacturer, distributor and wholesaler, together with Swingline, the makers of the iconic Red Swingline Stapler, have announced they are launching the Hands Off My Stapler Contest. Contestants can win a new desk and shiny red stapler by submitting a photo and description about how they secure their stapler Read more about Style Magazine: OFM and Swingline Launch the Hands Off My Stapler Contest[…]

Small Biz Daily: Get Your Hands Off My Stapler

Here’s a fun contest you and your employees can enter. If you’ve ever found your stapler missing only for it to “mysteriously” appear on a coworker’s desk, you may have thought of creative ways to keep it in its place. OFM and Swingline are launching the Hands Off My Stapler Contest, inviting office-dwellers around the Read more about Small Biz Daily: Get Your Hands Off My Stapler[…]

Government Executive Magazine: Peace Out, Hiring Managers

If you can’t hire many, then its especially important to hire right. If you are looking for patient problem-solvers who know their way around flip charts, then Molly Mattessich of the National Peace Corps Association recommends Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. She lists 10 reasons to hire former volunteer feds, touting, among other things, their inclination Read more about Government Executive Magazine: Peace Out, Hiring Managers[…]

Peoria Journal Star: How Do You Secure Your Stapler?

Now here’s a contest you can get attached to. You might win a shiny red stapler (and a new desk) by submitting a photo and description of how you anchor your present stapler. How do you make sure that stapler stays on your desk? Do you tether it to your computer? Write your name on Read more about Peoria Journal Star: How Do You Secure Your Stapler?[…]