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Behind the scenes

By Paperstone on October 12, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Behind the scenes

Paperstone working from home since… We’ve been working from home for 203 days, well 141 working days…but who’s counting? Over that time we’ve been tweaking and improving our working environments at home. Like many, we’ve realised this is a marathon and not a sprint so it’s worth investing in your new workspace. Here’s a sneak […]

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Back to the office: lessons learned

By Paperstone on September 9, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Back to the office: lessons learned

A few of the team have been working at Paperstone HQ over the last month. Some have been in daily and some are popping in for meetings or odd days. It’s our new hybrid and flexible approach to work and is probably here to stay. We’ve gathered a few tips from this time we thought […]

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The GDPR applies wherever you are working

By Paperstone on August 6, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
The GDPR applies wherever you are working

The GDPR affects businesses of all sizes and every employee including remote workers. If you’re working from home or anywhere outside your office here’s how you can stay compliant. The GDPR, or General Data Protection Regulation, which came into effect in May 2018, has drastically transformed the digital landscape. Chances are, it has also affected […]

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How do you juggle? Summer holidays…

By Paperstone on August 3, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
How do you juggle? Summer holidays…

After months of juggling homeschooling and working from home many families are now onto the next juggle – summer holidays and working from home. Oh the joys! One minute you’re filling in an excel spreadsheet, the next you’re desperately flicking through Netflix to find a children’s program they haven’t watched! If only you had planned […]

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Preparing to return

By Paperstone on July 16, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Preparing to return

We’ve been busy preparing Paperstone HQ to make sure our return is as safe as possible. In this post, we’ll be talking you through the steps we’ve taken. It’s time for some of us to say goodbye to the corners of our bedrooms and dining tables to return to the office. We’re starting to emerge […]

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Tax savings on lockdown office supplies

By Paperstone on June 18, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Tax savings on lockdown office supplies

If your business has invested in equipment to help your team work from home – including laptops, desks, and office chairs – the spend is exempt from tax and national insurance contributions. Lots of businesses have had their typically office-based teams working from home since lockdown began on 23 March 2020. Wow, that feels like […]

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Rainbows, rainbows, everywhere

By Paperstone on May 7, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Rainbows, rainbows, everywhere

Since the evening of Monday 23rd March 2020, when lockdown began, rainbows have been appearing in windows nationwide. Rainbows have been drawn as a symbol of peace and hope, just like they appear when sunshine follows a heavy rainfall. They serve to remind us that there are hope and light to follow even after dark […]

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Top tips for working at home with your family in tow

By Paperstone on April 6, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Top tips for working at home with your family in tow

It’s Monday and we’re starting another week of working remotely with children in tow. The parents among us in the Paperstone team have learned a lot these last couple of weeks. We’ve gathered a few tips on how to work from home when juggling children. We hope you find them useful. Create space Find a […]

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5 tips to successfully work from home

By Paperstone on March 12, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
5 tips to successfully work from home

With COVID-19 dominating the news headlines, we’re all looking for sensible ways to minimise the spread of the virus. Here at Paperstone we’ve increased our cleaning regime, stopped face-to-face external meetings and we’re working remotely when we can. We’re not the only ones; more and more businesses are encouraging people to work from home, where […]

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The one with the filing

By Paperstone on March 2, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
The one with the filing

It’s that time again. The end of the tax year. This annual event means one thing to many people…filing. Whether it’s your passion or your arch-nemesis, most of us that work in an office have to do it, in one way or another. This got us talking, at Paperstone HQ, about filing and our favourite […]

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