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SURVEY RESULTS: Plans and Progress for the Return to the Workplace

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 16, 2020 2:15:21 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Miller's Supplies at Work, Productivity at Work Tips, Office Furniture Services

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For the last eight months, businesses have been planning for the day when they can safely bring employees and customers back into the workplace. Some regions around the country have kept COVID positivity rates low, while others are experiencing a third wave of infections. With the potential for a vaccine to be widely available sometime next year, we asked Miller’s customers about their plans and top concerns for returning to the workplace. Here’s what they had to say.

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Know the Difference Between Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting.

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 4, 2020 1:08:50 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Cold and Flu Prevention Tips

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The Essential Guide to Properly Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting Your Workplace

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7 Ways to Stay Productive While (Still) Working From Home

[fa icon="calendar'] May 12, 2020 10:56:19 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Office Supplies, Cleaning Supplies, Productivity at Work Tips

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Need for PPE Soars for Every Industry as Country Prepares to Reopen for Business

[fa icon="calendar'] May 11, 2020 11:03:10 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Miller's Supplies at Work

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Miller’s Supplies at Work leverages 70+ years of experience sourcing materials to help meet demand with over 4 million pieces of PPE delivered so far.

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How to Avoid the Flu in the Office: 6 Essential Etiquette Practices

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 18, 2019 5:07:05 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Cold and Flu Prevention Tips, Productivity at Work Tips

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iStock-1062139820In new research, global staffing firm Accountemps found that 90% of professionals admitted they sometimes come to the office with cold or flu symptoms. And worse yet, 33% of them ALWAYS go to work even when they’re ill with the cold or flu. Yikes! That’s not right, but it’s the real world.

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5 Resourceful Tips To Prevent Slips This Winter

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 18, 2019 3:35:07 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Other, Cleaning Supplies

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The average snowflake floats down at 3.1 mph. That’s pretty slow. While snow is beautiful when it falls once it settles it can become hazardous. On average over 136,000 injuries, occur in the United States from icy roads. Here are a few tips to help staff and visitors avoid slips and falls this winter.

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3 Questions to Consider Before Peak Cold and Flu Season

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 11, 2019 12:29:42 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Cold and Flu Prevention Tips

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According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study the peak month of the flu season is February. With brisk cooler temperatures every day the time to prepare facilities and offices for sniffles, sneezes and the flu is now. Please consider the questions below to anticipate the impact peak cold and flu season may have on your workplace.

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3 Things to Consider to Keep a Good Hygienic Experience in Your Office

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 5, 2018 10:00:01 AM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Other, Cleaning Supplies

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How many times have you touched only one single paper towel on the roll? It’s not impossible. But a perforated paper towel roll in breakrooms or restrooms can lead to spreading germs. Also, a study found only 12 percent of people wash their hands before eating.  So your lunch may not be safe after touching common surfaces in the breakroom. Encourage everyone to wash their hands often and have a proper hand drying system available. This blog explores three things you should know when evaluating the hygienic experience in your office.

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Understanding the True Financial Impact of Absenteeism

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 31, 2018 12:36:00 PM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Cold and Flu Prevention Tips

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It is difficult for most organizations to understand the financial impact of absences caused by employee illness. Healthcare claims and their affiliated costs may be more readily financially trackable, but absences also have far-reaching effects on productivity and operating expenses that are not as easy to quantify and control. This blog examines the true financial impact of unplanned absences caused by illness—and how to reduce both absenteeism and healthcare claims.

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Employee Wellness in the Open Office: How Layout Trends Affect the Spread of Germs

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 24, 2018 10:20:00 AM / by Miller's Supplies At Work posted in Cleaning Supplies, Cold and Flu Prevention Tips

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Long gone are the Mad Men days when you could retire to a spacious, private office between meetings. The open office trend is here to stay, and for good reason: the layout can foster collaboration, a livelier interchange of ideas and a greater sense of belonging to the team. Surrounded by coworkers, even Don Draper might have spent less time moodily staring out the window.

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