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At How It Stacks Up, we share what we have learned while organizing office and work spaces. Through these regular blog posts, we highlight thoughts, tips, and favourite products and places to shop, to help you maximize space and stay organized.

Working at Home During COVID-19 Outbreak

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Being in close proximity to sneezing, coughing passengers is more alarming than usual right now for employees travelling on public transit. Additionally, being in close quarters and contact with colleagues […]

Time to End Cramped Cubicles

With skyrocketing real estate costs, businesses are opting for smaller employee work spaces like cubicles and group desks. That’s why you don’t have your own office anymore. Even 10 years […]

Kondo Cleaning Craze Catches On

Marie Kondo’s book, the life-changing magic of tidying up, has been a sensation since it was released. Five years later, Netflix’s Tidying Up with Marie Kondo has elicited a second wave of love […]

Organizations’ Disorganization

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It’s not just an oxymoron: an organization’s disorganization. It’s a threat. Before work begins, companies and business owners have to decide (1) their main focus (2) what they’ll avoid, and […]

The Evolution of the Office

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Remember when the media hailed the advent of “working from home?” Exciting. Then email made us reachable on weekends. Less exciting. Next, cell phones made us available… pretty much any […]

Making Your Office Yours

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As a new employee, you probably walked into your office or cubicle, and got right to work. After logging into your computer, you may have checked out the office supply […]