Understanding the Different Types of Memory and How to Keep Your Mind Sharp

Understanding the Different Types of Memory and How to Keep Your Mind Sharp

 Memory is a critical brain function that’s extremely essential in our personal and professional lives. But do you know the difference between the ...
What is a Chief Purpose Officer? Why Your Company Might Need One

What is a Chief Purpose Officer? Why Your Company Might Need One

What is a Chief Purpose Officer? The role of Chief Purpose Officer is a position that’s on the rise. What does the role entail, why is it gaining i...
8 Powerful Benefits of Doodling and How to Harness Those Benefits

8 Powerful Benefits of Doodling and How to Harness Those Benefits

“Stop doodling and pay attention!” It turns out this way of thinking is completely wrong. Doodling isn’t a sign of not paying attention; it actuall...
How to Start a Safety Committee at Work (With Office Safety Checklist)

How to Start a Safety Committee at Work (With Office Safety Checklist)

Is your workplace a safe place to work for all employees? A safety committee joins managers and employees together to prioritize the safety of all ...
Workplace Emergency Preparedness—Why You Must Be Prepared and How to Plan Ahead

Workplace Emergency Preparedness—Why You Must Be Prepared and How to Plan Ahead

Let’s talk about the importance of being prepared. While emergency preparedness isn’t the most fun of activities, it’s certainly a worthwhile and c...
How to Rent Office Space: Types of Commercial Leases Explained

How to Rent Office Space: Types of Commercial Leases Explained

There are a variety of different types of commercial real estate leases available to business owners, but do you know which type is best for your b...
The Importance of Taking a Lunch Break and How to Spend It Effectively

The Importance of Taking a Lunch Break and How to Spend It Effectively

Most people eat lunch every day, but not everyone actually takes a lunch break. Do you sit at your desk scrolling through emails or mindlessly brow...
How to Mail Envelopes: The Big, the Bold, and the Bulky

How to Mail Envelopes: The Big, the Bold, and the Bulky

It’s time to learn how to mail envelopes of all sizes. The steps involved in mailing a regular envelope may be simple, but not all envelopes meet t...
Stamp Price Guide

Stamp Price Guide for 2021

The United States Postal Service has announced a change in prices coming in 2021. In this article we will take a look at the upcoming cost changes,...
Everything You Need to Know About Your EIN

Everything You Need to Know About Your EIN

Despite the economic challenges posed by the pandemic, the number of U.S. business applications has shot up in the last quarter, with more than 1.5...
What You Need to Know About 1096 Forms

What You Need to Know About 1096 Forms

If you’ve paid an independent contractor to do work for your business, you will likely need to file Form 1096. Yes, you heard correctly. There’s ye...
1099-MISC Nonemployee Compensation is Now Form 1099-NEC

1099-MISC Nonemployee Compensation is Now Form 1099-NEC

You’re all set to complete your taxes, and you’re just about to finish filling out Form 1099-MISC when you notice that Box 7 isn’t there anymore. W...
2022 Back to School Guide

2022 Back to School Guide

If you’ve been shopping from Blue Summit Supplies or following our blog, you’ll know just how passionate we are about office and school supplies. W...
Academic Scheduling Software for Classrooms and Teachers

Academic Scheduling Software for Classrooms and Teachers

Academic scheduling software makes the lives of teachers, admins, and students a little bit easier. Depending on the software you choose, it allows...
10 Creative Ideas for Classroom Flash Cards: Kids Games and Active Learning Tools

10 Creative Ideas for Classroom Flash Cards: Kids Games and Active Learning Tools

Flash cards are simple yet extremely versatile, and they have a number of both practical and fun uses in the classroom. They encourage active learn...