Whether you're working from home or heading to the office, a business essentials kit can help you maintain your health. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the need for cleanliness and hygiene in the workplace to the forefront for workers. Packing a kit filled with business essentials makes it easy to carry necessary items with you and may even help you stay healthy when going to the office.
Pack some safety items to keep surfaces clean and sanitized. That way, each time you touch a surface someone else has touched, and every time you touch anything, you can wipe it off immediately. This helps to stop the spread of COVID-19 as well as any other germs that may be around. Items that should ideally be in an essentials kit include:
- Hand sanitizer
- Alcohol wipes
- Cleaning towelettes for glasses and computer screens
- Cleaning wipes for hard surfaces, such as desktops, keyboards, and conference tables
In addition to packing some items to clean and sanitize in an essentials kit for business, it's also helpful to include items that would typically be passed around the office. Some items to tuck into your kit include a stapler, a tape dispenser, scissors, and your own set of writing instruments.
Choose a case that expresses your personal style to carry your safety, cleaning, and personal set of office supplies in when you go to the office. Or pick a portable organizer with handy compartments to make it easy to grab the things you need when you're in a hurry at work.
While many businesses may provide these safety, cleaning, and personal office supply items, preparing your own business essentials kit is a proactive way to protect your health and well-being.