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Looking for office organisation solutions? Want to get the best out of your tech? Or need new ideas to entertain the kids at home? Noteworthy is a hub for creativity and learning, helping you to get the best out of Officeworks’ range of education, business and tech supplies and make bigger things happen in your home or office.

Business

The 5 Stages of Remote Working

Build boundaries, re-establish routines and start enjoying the flexibility of working from home.

Business

The Ultimate Guide: Tips for (Still) Working from Home

Productive working from home tips we’ve learned during COVID-19.

Business | Personal

5 Simple Relaxation Techniques to Help You De-stress

Life getting to you? Here’s how to de-stress and find your inner chill.

Business | Organise

8 Clever Office Hacks for Productivity and a Better Work Life

Surprising office solutions that lead to a more productive, organised and creative workspace.

Business | Grow

The Best Ways to Keep Employees Happy, Healthy and Productive

Surprisingly simple tips to keep your team happy, healthy and productive at work.

Business | Grow

The August Hit List: The Best New Business Resources

Each month, we highlight our top buys and picks for the business sector.

Learning | Create

How to Make a DIY Father’s Day Card

Forget buying a card – this year let kids get creative, and make their own.

Business | Instruct

How to Write and Create a Business Brochure to Drive Sales

Design a professional brochure that really sells your product or service to your target audience.

Business | Instruct

Let The Geek Guide You: Best Graphic Design Software for Business

All the types of graphic design software that small businesses should have at their fingertips.

Business | Organise

9 Tech Tools to Boost Your Business This Financial Year

Growing your business is easy with tech tools designed to make a big difference.

Learning | Create

5 Fun DIY Paddle Pop Stick Craft Ideas

Five fun new DIY project ideas using a beloved craft staple: the popsicle stick.

Learning | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: Stay In Touch with Your Kids with a Smart Watch

We ask the experts at Geeks2U to review the Spacetalk smart watch.

Tech | Buying Guide

Here are the things to look out for to help you find the perfect gaming components

Create the ultimate gaming setup with the best gaming accessories. Although they are specifically made to enhance your gaming experience, gaming accessories aren’t just limited to gamers.

Tech | Buying Guide

HDMI Cable Basics

HDMI (high-definition multimedia interface) cables are used to set up home theatre equipment and connect TVs, monitors and projectors to devices such as laptops, desktops, Apple TV, media players, gaming consoles, Blu-ray players, set top boxes and streaming devices.

Business | Grow

The July Hit List: the Best Business Resources and Buys

Each month, we highlight our top finds for business, from apps to tech and more.

Learning | Create

Chalk Art Ideas: Fun and Easy Activities for Kids

This outdoor art activity is the perfect project for your little ones.

Learning | Instruct

Teaching Tips: Homework Strategies, Brain Breaks and More

Teachers tips for parents, from homework help to brain breaks and a daily schedule for kids.

Learning | Create

Why Playing Alone Is Good for Kids

Independence, self-reliance and creativity; occasional solo play is good for our kids.

Tech | Buying Guide

The July Hit List: the Best Business Resources and Buys

Each month, we highlight our top finds for business, from apps to tech and more.

Tech | Buying Guide

What are the best types of hard drives?

Discover the different types of hard drives available at Officeworks.

Learning | Grow

Who Wants Guilt-Free Screen Time for Kids? Everybody

Screen time doesn’t have to be an issue if you follow these simple steps.

Business | Grow

Business Triage: How to Plan for Recovery and Reopening

Here’s how to get your priorities right as you plan for post-COVID-19 recovery measures.

Learning | Create

5 Fun DIY Craft Projects With Blackboard Paint

Let kids get creative – and practical – with chalkboard paint.

Learning | Grow

Fun Indoor Activities for Upper Primary Kids

These playful activities are perfect for older primary kids craving fun, even when stuck indoors.

Activities to Keep Preschoolers Entertained At Home

Learning | Grow

Activities to Keep Preschoolers Entertained At Home

These imaginative indoor and at-home activities will make everyone in the house happy.

Learning | Grow

Fun Indoor Activities for Younger Kids to Play on Rainy Days

Stuck indoors? These creative and fun activities will make them never want to leave home.

Learning | Grow

Cool Indoor Activities for Tweens

Get your tweens off the couch and engaged in these clever indoor projects.

Business | Instruct

Tax Tips & Taking Advantage of the Instant Asset Write-Off

Tax tips for SMEs and how you could maximise the instant asset write-off.

Business | Instruct

Mistakes to Avoid When Claiming Work from Home Tax Deductions

Tax tips and what you could claim to boost your work-from-home deductions.

Learning | Create

How to Create a Time Capsule with Your Kids

A time capsule is a fun, informative and inspiring activity to do with your children.

Learning | Create

Why Being Bored Is Good for Kids: The Benefits of Boredom

The surprising truth about boredom: it does your kids a world of good.

Learning | Instruct

Let The Geek Guide You: Buying a New Laptop Computer

Computer on the fritz? Geeks2U advise on buying that essential piece of office kit: your laptop.

Learning | Instruct

Solo Play Ideas for Kids: Problem Solving, Games and Craft

Help your kids unwind with activities they can do all on their own.

Learning | Grow

How To Create a Kids’ Journal They’ll Treasure Forever

A kids’ journal combines the best of craft and creative writing.

Learning | Instruct

Let The Geek Guide You: Tech Toys to Spark Kids’ Creativity

Explore new ways to get creative with these cool gadgets and tech toys for kids.

Learning | Grow

The Wonderful World of Science Experiments for Kids

Make science fun with these household items and clever STEM kits.

Business | Grow

The June Hit List: the Best Book, Podcast, App & Tech for Business

Each month, we highlight our top five buys for the business sector.

Learning | Grow

Fun STEM Learning and Sensory Play Ideas for Kids

Five fun activities that are sensory-rich and involve hands-on play.

Learning | Grow

How Parents Can Support Kids Education at Home

The teaching and learning essentials to have on hand at home.

Business | Grow

6 Ways to Supercharge Your Social Media

Step up to the platform: making Instagram, LinkedIn and Facebook work harder for you.

Business | Organise

How to Choose the Right Laptop for Your Business

There are a lot of laptops to choose from. Which one suits your business needs?

Business | Grow

Digital Marketing for Small Business in Times of Crisis

Adapt your messaging during the pandemic to reassure customers and maintain your brand.

Business | Grow

18 Goals that SMEs Should Embrace Year Round

Take a year-long approach to business goal-setting and reap the rewards.

Business | Grow

More Than a Plan B: How to Write a Business Contingency Plan

A crisis management plan for small business is essential for business continuity and disaster recovery.

Business | Grow

How to Set Up Your Business for the NBN

Get NBN-ready and take your business to the next level.

Learning | Create

Homeschooling: How to Sustain Your Mental Health & Wellbeing

You can stay sane. You just need to know how.

Business | Grow

Protect Your Business During a Crisis With an Action Plan

Protect your business with these expert SME action plan tips.

Business | Grow

10 Ways Your Business Can Smash Social Media

Master Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook and LinkedIn to connect with your customers.

Business | Organise

10 Ways to Refresh Your Office Tech

Investing in the right tech will keep your business running smoothly.

Learning | Grow

How to Reduce Non-Essential Costs in the Workplace

It’s time to cut costs and lead your business past the economic impact of COVID-19.

Business | Grow

7 Things You Can Do to Build Your Brand Right Now

Business not as usual? There are ways to connect with customers during the coronavirus crisis.

Learning | Grow

10 Amazing and Educational Virtual Excursions for Kids

Make home-schooling better with online tours to space, zoos and a library featuring Hollywood storytellers.

Business | Grow

What is Fringe Benefits Tax and Do You Need to Pay It?

Here’s what small business owners need to know about fringe benefits tax (FBT).

Learning | Create

How to Put Together the Best-Ever Colouring Kit for Kids

The more extensive your kids’ art set, the more creative they can be.

Business | Grow

11 Tax Deductions You Could Be Claiming

Find out what tax deductions you could claim on your tax return this financial year.

Learning | Grow

Isolation ideas: Keeping Kids Connected During COVID-19

How to socialise while staying safe and sheltering in place.

Business | Organise

The Tech Gadgets to Buy Before the Financial Year Ends

Consider purchasing these business tech upgrades before the end of the financial year.

Business | Grow

Where to Find Support for Small Businesses

All the business support contacts and Australian government services you need in one place.

Learning | Create

Why Playing Outdoors Is Good for Kids

Most kids love spending time outdoors and there are more benefits than just healthy bodies.

Learning | Grow

STEM Test Drive: Osmo Detective Agency for Early Primary Kids

We asked a panel of budding young experts to review a new STEM toy.

Business | Organise

Safely Reopening Your Business – 10 Essentials You Need

Safely reopen your business by sticking to regulations and studying companies operating through the pandemic.

Business | Grow

The May Hit List: The Best Book, Podcast & Tech for Business

Each month, we highlight our top five buys of the month for the business sector.

Learning | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Get techwise on internet safety with apps and software to keep your kids safe online.

Learning | Grow

STEM Test Drive: Tweens Rate UBTECH Jimu Tankbot Robotics Kit

Our budding panel of young experts give their feedback on a new STEM toy.

Learning | Create

Fun Outdoor Play Activities That Kids Will Love

The best outdoor toys, games and accessories to get them excited about playing outside.

Business | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: How to Secure Your Business and Data

Data breaches are more common than you think. Read our data security tips for SMEs.

Business | Create

The Top Drawer: Office Accessories to Brighten Your Work Day

A sneak peek inside the desks of the workers everywhere.

Learning | Organise

How to Get Your Kids Organised Without Breaking a Sweat

Discover life-changing tips for organising your home and kids.

Learning | Create

Why Colouring in Is Good for Kids

Kids love to colour in, but did you know it’s also good for them?

Learning | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: Cool Games for Learning

Spoil your little people with STEM educational games ideal for kids of all ages.

Business | Grow

Creative Ways to Keep Your Small Business Open During a Crisis

Trying to keep your small business running? We’ve got one word for you: pivot.

Business | Grow

6 Clever Ways for SMEs to Upskill During a Downturn

If business has slowed, it’s time to accelerate your learning with these upskilling ideas.

Business | Grow

How to Get Crisis Management Right as an SME

Emerge at the other end of a crisis with these expert tips.

Business | Grow

Support Services for SMEs: Your Essential Guide

Everything business owners need to know in the age of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Learning | Create

How to Create A Homemade Mother’s Day Card with 3D Flowers

Nothing beats a card the kids have poured their heart and soul into creating.

Business | Organise

10 Life Hacks to Increase Your
Productivity at Work

How to get organised, rethink and develop good work habits.

Business | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: Tech Essentials for Your Home Office

Discover the home office tech essentials you need to set up your workspace for productivity.

Learning | Grow

8 Ways to Help Kids Find Study/Life Balance

Tips to help you and your kids handle the mixed bag that is school, sports, friends, family and growing up.

Learning | Grow

STEM Gift Guide: Perfect Presents That Promote STEM Learning

The creative and curious kids in your life will be thrilled with these gifts.

Business | Grow

How to Switch Off from Work When Working From Home

Working from home? Stepping away from your desk is more important than ever.

Learning | Growing Minds

STEM Test Drive: Upper Primary Kids Rate and Review Vex Robotics Zip Flye

Each month, we ask a budding panel of young experts to evaluate a new STEM toy.

Business | Grow

How to Keep Yourself Busy While in Isolation

Now’s the time to decide how you want your future to look.

Business | Organise

7 Filing Hacks That Will Change the Way You Work

Need a new approach to paperwork? Become a filing aficionado with these tips.

Business | Grow

How to Sort Superannuation for Your Employees

Find out how to calculate, report and pay superannuation for your employees.

The Ultimate Craft & Play Timetable: 14 Activities for 14 Days

Learning | Create

The Ultimate Craft & Play Timetable: 14 Activities for 14 Days

Now every day is a fun activity day.

Learning | Create

17 Craft Projects Perfect for Primary School Kids

Try these creative craft activities, perfect for when the kids are at home.

Simple STEM Activities for Preschoolers and Primary Kids

Learning | Create

Simple STEM Activities for Preschoolers and Primary Kids

It’s never too early to introduce STEM. Discover STEM projects for preschoolers and primary-aged kids.

Business | Grow

Make BAS Preparation Easier with These Time-Saving Tips

Take the headache out of business activity statement reporting by putting a few simple processes in place.

How to Create Awesome Autumn Art with Kids at Home

Learning | Create

How to Create Awesome Autumn Art with Kids at Home

Embrace the season with these fun craft projects.

The April Hit List: the Best Books, Podcasts, Apps & Tech for Business

Business | Create

The April Hit List: the Best Books, Podcasts, Apps & Tech for Business

Each month, we highlight our top five buys for the business sector.

7 Ways To Double Your Productivity

Business | Grow

7 Ways To Double Your Productivity

Pick one of these 7 time management methods and see your output soar.

Create Craft Not Chaos: 5 Easy (& Tidy) DIY Kids Projects

Learning | Create

Create Craft Not Chaos: 5 Easy (& Tidy) DIY Kids Projects

Get crafty at home – without the major clean-up

How to Stay Connected as a Sole Trader

Business | Grow

How to Stay Connected as a Sole Trader

In times of stress and pressure, there are places you can go for support.

Found! Guilt-free Screen Time for Kids

Learning | Create

Found! Guilt-free Screen Time for Kids

You’ll feel like the best parent in the world with these educational apps and sites.

How to Work From Home With Kids & Stay Sane (It Is Possible)

Learning | Grow

How to Work From Home With Kids & Stay Sane (It Is Possible)

Keeping kids occupied while you get some work done? It’s possible – here’s how.

Top Tips for Maximising Productivity with Remote Working

Business | Grow

Top Tips for Maximising Productivity with Remote Working

With more employees seeking ways to work remotely, it’s never been more important to establish the right approach for mobile offices.

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Remote Working Team

Business | Grow

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Remote Working Team

Distance won’t get in the way of good work if you apply the right strategies.

Business | Grow

How To Make Conference Calls More Productive

No, really – conference calls can actually be productive.

Learning | Create

Why Painting Is Good for Kids

Kids thrive when making art, and these painting tips and tools will help boost their creativity.

Business | Instruct

Let the Geek Guide You: What Cloud Computing Can Do for Your Business

Need expert digital and tech advice? Geeks2U are here to help. This time, we ask them about cloud computing services.

How to Create the Ultimate Painting Kit for Mini Picassos

Learning | Create

How to Create the Ultimate Painting Kit for Mini Picassos

Get your kids exploring their artistic sides and splash out on some great painting supplies.

10 School Hacks Your Kids Will Actually Use

Learning | Create

10 School Hacks Your Kids Will Actually Use

How to make sure your kids are organised, excited and raring to go, no matter the time of year.

Business | Create

8 Shortcuts for a More Productive Mobile Office

Work from any location with these tips to help boost productivity and efficiency.

You Work, They Play. 8 Activities To Keep Kids Busy

Learning | Create

You Work, They Play. 8 Activities To Keep Kids Busy

These fail-safe kids activities will give you the gift of time

How To Help Kids Manage Stress

Learning | Create

How To Help Kids Manage Stress

Try these activity ideas to keep kids occupied at home during these stressful situations.

STEM 101: What Is STEM & Why Is It So Important?

Learning | Growing Minds

STEM 101: What Is STEM & Why Is It So Important?

STEM – science, technology, engineering and maths – is an essential part of daily life.

Learning | Growing Minds

STEM Test Drive: Preschoolers Rate and Review My First Microscope

Each month, we ask a budding panel of young experts to evaluate a new STEM toy.

Learning | Create

11 Ways to Use Playdough for Learning

A fun way to keep kids entertained at home, playdough will encourage children to think creatively and imaginatively.

Learning | Create

How to Create a Cosy Kids’ Reading Corner They’ll Love

Create a reading area in your kids’ room with size-appropriate chairs, engaging books and colourful art.

Learning | Create

How to Create Cool Faraway Galaxy Art and Craft for Kids

Take a leap into space with these incredible galaxy art and craft ideas for kids to make at home.

Learning | Grow

STEM 101: For Early Primary Kids, It’s About Fuelling Curiosity

Kickstart your child’s early learning with these top STEM activity ideas.

Learning | Grow

STEM 101: Use Real-World Connections to Help Tweens

Tapping into your children’s personal passions makes extending STEM learning simple and fun.

Learning | Grow

STEM 101: Why Preschoolers are Born STEM Stars

Young children are naturally curious. Encourage STEM activities to nurture their growing minds.

Learning | Grow

STEM 101: Why the Upper Primary Years are the Age of Coding

By starting their STEM education early, your child could be the next Bill Gates.


Looking for practical solutions to organise the office? Or fun ideas to entertain the kids at home? Noteworthy is a hub of creativity and learning that will show you how to get the best out of Officeworks’ great range of education, business, tech and art supplies.