Whether you’re looking to start a side business or create a more productive workspace, these five essential items will take your home from personal to productive.
Creating the ideal workspace at home has many benefits. Designing an environment conducive to work (that will minimise distractions or reduce the need to travel to the office daily), can bolster your productivity in many ways. Get started with an RCS Personal Loan of up to R250 000 with interest from as little as 15%*.
Here’s what you’ll need to equip your home office:
1: A COMPUTER
A crucial tool, a reliable laptop is a foundation for starting your own business or side hustle. This 14-inch 1366 X 768 HD Display Connex Swift Book Celeron Notebook (R3 299, Incredible Connection) boasts an Intel Celeron N3350 Processor, 2GB RAM and Microsoft Windows 10 Home.
2: THE ULTIMATE OFFICE MACHINE
Show that you mean business with a 4-in-1 printer, scanner, copier and fax machine like the CANON MX494 4IN1 Inkjet Printer (R599, Game). It has WiFi connectivity – meaning you can print directly from your mobile or tablet too.
3: KEEP IT TOGETHER WITH A FILING SYSTEM
An organised workspace allows for greater productivity, as a number of studies show. Whether client information, quotations or invoices, it’s important to organise it all with a filing system. These Simplifile A4 Concertina Files (R95 each, Game) are an affordable, space-saving way to keep things together.
4: MAINTAIN A CLEAR VISION WITH A WHITEBOARD
A Slimline Non-Magnetic Whiteboard (R279, Makro) is great for visually streamlining your thoughts, keeping track of your tasks and jotting down big ideas.
5: MAKE YOUR MARK WITH THE RIGHT STATIONERY
Possibly the most practical and necessary items for a home workspace – stationery! You need a diary, notebook, pens, stapler and more. Get all the items you need to complete your office set-up at Pick n Pay.
DESIGN THE PERFECT WORKSPACE TO ACHIEVE YOUR 2020 GOALS
By equipping your home with these affordable essentials, you can boost your productivity and be ready to take on new tasks in the comfort of your own home. With an RCS Personal Loan of up to R250 000 (which you can easily apply for online), you’ll be able to buy these and more office items in a flash. Apply now and get interest from as little as 15%*, and flexible repayment options.
Prices were correct at time of publication, but are subject to change.
*Service and initiation fees apply.