The word office is a noun. Office means (1) a job in an organization, (2) the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group, (3) a religious rite or service prescribed by ecclesiastical authorities, (4) place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed, (5) an administrative unit of government, (6) professional or clerical workers in an office, (7) (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word office.
This handy guide to office products features information and links to a variety of office-related products including briefcases, office chairs, and printers.
Browse this office service provider directory for information about office services in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts a multitasking office secretary.
This executive office directory lists executive suites and offices located in each state of the USA. The photo on this page depicts a wood conference table in an executive conference room.
Furniture positioning and layout of a home office is important for making your work space as comfortable and efficient as possible. Learn more with this helpful guide to home office layout.
Office Depot was founded in 1986. It is a provider of office equipment and supplies. Website users can search for stores, search the catalog, and order products online. There is also information about current specials and about various services offered such as design services and printing. Office Depot offers business advice and templates for cards, labels, banners and more.
Visit this office furniture manufacturer directory for information about office furniture and equipment manufacturers in the USA. The photo on this page shows an office desk, an ergonomic chair, a bookcase, and a cabinet.
Browse this office supplies manufacturer directory for information about office supplies manufacturers and distributors in the USA. The photo on this page shows a plastic desk organizer holding various office accessories.
The right furniture is a necessary part of any home office. Home office furniture includes desks, chairs, filing and storage cabinets, shelving, desktop organizer, and more.
A good home office should have plenty of work surfaces, although if you are using your home office for family purposes like paying bills and surfing the Internet, a simple desk might suffice.
For the amount of time the average office worker spends sitting, a comfortable chair is a must. Office chairs are often ergonomically designed and come in a variety of sizes and styles.
Browse this office supplies retailer directory to find office supplies retailers in the USA. The photo on this web page depicts a calculator and a stapler, plus paper clips, pens, scissors, and staples.
Open Office's mission is to create an international office suite that will run on all major platforms and provide access to all functionality and data through open-component based APIs and and XML-based file format. Sun Microsystems sponsors the development of Open Office. Full information about the suite and how to acquire it on the website.
The United States Office of Special Counsel protects federal employees and applicants from prohibited personnel practices, especially reprisal for whistleblowing. OSC also enforces the Hatch Act and protects the rights of federal employee military veterans and reservists under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act.
The EPO provides a uniform patent application procedure for individual inventors and companies that protects the owner in 37 countries. It lists publications, events, and job openings. On the homepage is a guide to apply for a patent. Users can search in several languages. There is also a section called Topics where users can find out more about patents and legislation relating to them.
The OPM is the agency that handles human resources for government employees. On the website is information for job seekers and current federal employees. Most requested links are to health insurance, retirement, salaries, forms and more.
UNDOC, headquartered in Vienna and established in 1997, is a leader in the fight against illicit drugs and international crime. On the website, users can find out about UNDOC initiatives, news, publications, research, treaties, conventions, and legal affairs. There is also a link to the World Drug Report for 2007 and to a new magazine called Perspectives. Job opportunities are also listed.
Staples invented the office superstore in 1986 when it opened its first store in Brighton, Massachusetts. Today its headquarters are in Framingham, and there are almost 2000 stores around the world. A store in the U.S. has as many as 8000 products and there are 30,000 products online. Users to the website can search for products and order them online. There are also specials and store locations.
Xerox is a document management technology and services enterprise. It was founded in 1906 and changed its name to Xerox in 1961. Today its headquarters are in Stamford, Conn. On the website, users can learn about their office equipment, production equipment, and document outsourcing. Users can purchase items online or find store locations.
Browse this computer furniture vendor directory for information about computer furniture vendors in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a mobile computer desk workstation.
Imagine getting delicious gourmet coffee delivered right to your door. Learn about gourmet coffee roasters and find links to popular coffee delivery services and programs.
This online advertising guide for the business to business market features a discussion of the business purchasing process plus selected business-related website links.
Egypt's former president, Mohammed Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood leader who rose to office in the country's first free elections in 2012 and was ousted a year later by the military, has died. He was 67.
CBS News. Monday, 17 Jun 2019 14:26:15 -0400.
Henry the Dentist is a mobile dentistry startup with a fleet of RVs that drives the dentist's office out to the parking lot of a company's office.
By Kenrick Cai, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Monday, 17 Jun 2019 16:35:31 +0000.
Danish businessman Claus Ruhe Madsen became the first non-German to win the mayor's office in a major German city Sunday with his election victory in Rostock.
The Local. Monday, 17 Jun 2019 11:25:56 +0200.
The United Nations Human Rights Office is urging the federal government to probe the national inquiry's conclusion that violence against Indigenous women and girls amounts to genocide, CBC News has learned.
CBC News. Sunday, 16 Jun 2019 19:26:23 EDT.
Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor's office in a corruption probe.
Fox News. Sunday, 16 Jun 2019 15:42:51 GMT.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Lawmakers in the House have agreed to overhaul a rule addressing harassment and discrimination and to create a new equity office tasked with improving the Capitol's workplace culture. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 14 Jun 2019 14:34:36 -0400.
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