As the world is facing a serious global health crisis due to COVID-19 outbreak, employees have to work remotely from home to contain the virus. In this article, you’ll find a list of 10 crucial products for your survival kit to help you work effectively from home despite this terrible situation. Let’s check out our top ten work from home survival kit!
10+ Must-Have Items for Your Work from Home Survival Kit
Hygiene is paramount during this period. Hand sanitizer is perfect to protect ourselves from germs, bacteria, and viruses. It can be used to disinfect our hands but also the surfaces that we touch such as laptop, phone, desk. Moreover, a hand sanitizer can be customized to raise brand awareness of your company. If you are interested in customized hand sanitizers as a company gift, then send us an inquiry referencing the code ODM-1669.
Staying hydrated is crucial to fight the virus. Moreover, water bottles can be multifunctional and fully customizable. Who said drinking water was boring? There are water bottles with an in-built earphone case and charger, others have phone holders, in-built fans, and Bluetooth speakers.
Check out this custom bottle with earbuds.
For more bottle ideas see this blog below!
Don’t forget to use earplugs to stay focused! We know that working at home can be distracting because of family, kids, etc. But with earplugs, you will be able to work effectively.
4. Door hangers
“Do not disturb” door hanger is quite essential to not get distracted by anyone else. Moreover, door hangers are a very simple cheap product for promotion and it can generate awareness among potential consumers because it’s very useful!
Sustainable pens are very important when working from home. But you need to store them in good condition. Store them somewhere that is not too hot or too dry, as this will speed up the drying process. Ensure that they are stored vertically rather than horizontally. If you think the ink in your pens has run out, it may be just the ink directly behind the ballpoint that has dried. In order to fix this, simply run the end of the pen under very hot water, or soak in alcohol.
Actually, hand sanitizer spray pens are also very popular at ODM! Product Code is ODM-612.
For more pen ideas, see this blog below, Manufacturing Pens in China:
6. Wireless Charging Notebook
Employees use notepads on a daily basis but a wireless charging notebook will definitely boost your productivity! It has different compartments to stand your phone, to store a pen and sticky notes. They also make a great client gift item for work-from-home employees. The product code is ODM-2392.
For more interesting custom promotional notebook ideas, see:
7. Bean bag
It’s very important to set a comfortable workplace. Bean bags will be perfect to prevent back pain because working in an uncomfortable position during hours can be very painful!
We all love working and drinking a big cup of tea or coffee. 3D mugs are very funny and bring some positive vibes during this tough period of the virus outbreak. This is also a chance for companies to promote their business. By gifting their employees with custom 3D mugs with logo, they strengthen the employee-employer relationship beyond office floors! If you are thinking of having a custom 3D mug for company promotions, do send us an inquiry for product code ODM-2605.
Does your drink get cold after a while, why not have a custom USB mug warmer on your desk? This also comes with a wireless charger for your phone! Product Code is ODM-2978.
9. Laptop and Phone Stand
Laptop and phone stands are very convenient for meetings. It allows to stand your phone during meetings and you can easily explain different things and talk with the gesture.
Also, check out this Custom Screen Cleaner with a phone stand.
If you have to leave your home for whatever reason, you have to wear a mask. A face mask pouch is very convenient because you have to store them well so that their life can be prolonged.
Keep your desk tidy and organized with these custom wooden pen holders. A well-organized desk will surely help you focus on your tasks and finish them on time! If you like this product, then contact us and reference product code ODM-2928.
12. Custom Magnetic Whiteboard
This custom magnetic whiteboard is not only a place to write down your ideas. It also serves as a tack board, without punching holes into your documents. Product code is ODM-2706.
If you are interested in one of those products for the perfect work from home survival kit, don’t hesitate to contact us. At ODM Group, we are able to create for you the perfect product that meets your needs.
13. Custom Cocktail Shakers
Celebrate the end of the day with a cocktail!
Also, working from home means not being able to hang out with colleagues after work. Some companies actually have video calls after work for team bonding and will have themed events, such as “Bring your Own Liquour”. So, why not bring the bar to your home with a your own custom cocktail shaker!
Having such team bonding events is a good employee well being initiative. To find out what activies you can implement at work, this blog is really worth a read!
14. Yoga Mat
It is recommended to have some simple exercises during your breaks at home. Roll out a yoga mat to do some stretching. Product code is ODM-769.
For more product ideas to have in your home workout see this blog:
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Why should I invest in a Custom Hand Sanitiser?
Hand sanitisers have become one of our daily essentials worldwide. Customise them to remind your customers of your brand while they keep their hands free from germs. They also make great giveaway gifts by showing customers or employees you care.
How is a Work from Home Survival Kit Beneficial?
Working from home has become a part of a temporary normal for many countries. Offices are closed and employees are working from home for the safety of staff. Including your brand in your own work from home kit can greatly boost your brand awareness because your customers will be using them while working 5 days of the week! This is also a great way to show your employees you care.
Are all these items customisable?
Yes! All these items are easily customisable to fit your brand. From printing of your logo, brand name to picking the colours, design and shape to best fit the image of your brand.
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