February 2, 2023
Four productivity myths debunked

Four productivity myths debunked

We all want to use our time wisely and make the most of the hours we have. However, some of the tips for productivity you may […]
January 24, 2023

5 great ideas for a fresh start to 2023

Start the new year on the right foot with these ideas from the Business Optimizer team for making a fresh, clean start to 2023 – so […]
January 20, 2023

Top 5 books for personal growth to read in 2023

Ready your mind for 2023 with this diverse collection of books for business success and personal growth. Spanning ideas are varied as dealing with uncertainty to […]
January 17, 2023

How to write a perfect end of year report

Facing a huge reporting task as you enter the new year? No worries! The Business Optimizer team has you covered with our tips for how to […]
January 9, 2023

Habits of successful people to add to your routine

Ready to succeed in 2023? Try these tips from the top! We take a look at some of the advice from people who are leaders in […]
January 4, 2023
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Tips to write an achievable five-year plan

Sometimes achieving your goals can seem like a lovely daydream – but nothing more than that. This is where a five-year plan succeeds. By creating a […]
December 27, 2022

Turn off your emails so you can relax for the holidays

The Business Optimizer team has a new strategy this year for beating holiday stress. Enjoy a truly relaxing holiday this year: learn how to unwind and […]
December 21, 2022

Three fun napkin folding ideas for your Christmas table

Any regular reader of the Business Optimizer blog will know how partial we are to an attractive origami project. We love these fun ideas for bringing […]
December 16, 2022

How to care for your real Christmas tree this holiday season

The scent of pine resin, the beautiful gleam of twinkling lights against the dark green needles… the beauty of a real tree is a wonderful Christmas […]
December 12, 2022

Dealing with stress this holiday season

The holiday season can be difficult for some of us, for many different reasons. Business Optimizer looks at the facts and considers some strategies for dealing […]
December 9, 2022

Christmas gift wrapping ideas

We’re always on the lookout for beautiful papercraft ideas, but we also all want to be more sustainable – especially during the holiday season when we […]
December 6, 2022
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Navigator Paper through the years [Infographic]

Innovation, sustainability and performance are the three core values that helped Navigator Paper become the world’s best-selling premium office paper. This year marks the thirtieth birthday […]
December 2, 2022

Sharalee Howard’s Little Free Library is made from a tree

A huge black cottonwood tree in the front yard of Sharalee Armitage Howard’s home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, was dying. So, Sharalee took some radical action: […]
November 28, 2022

The forest mosaic of Portugal

One of the key characteristics of the Portuguese forest is its diversity. The known European data on land use and land cover type strengthen this idea, […]
November 23, 2022

The Office: Who knew selling paper could be so funny?

The offices of a paper merchant is hardly the go-to situation in which to set a comedy series – yet that’s exactly the scenario that inspired […]
November 18, 2022

Forest protection certifications

Paper is a product of natural origin, biodegradable and recyclable, and an ecological alternative to plastic. But not all the paper is the same. The paper […]
November 14, 2022

The poetry of Dorothy Parker

American author Dorothy Parker might be best known for her wisecracking remarks, but to remember her for only that does a great disservice to her remarkable […]
November 8, 2022

The oldest tree in Europe & how it can help in climate change

In 2018, researchers discovered a craggy pine tree growing high in the mountains of Pollino National Park in Southern Italy. Using a combination of techniques they […]
November 2, 2022

Folded with a kiss: Sensuous origami artworks

We’ve featured some amazing artists who work with paper, here on the Business Optimizer blog, including numerous Origami masters. The folded paper creations of Polly Verity, […]
October 27, 2022
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The best paper for comics

The popularity of comic books has endured for nearly a hundred years. Today, the genre is booming, with graphic novels of popular titles appearing as well […]