Tip of the Month: Maximize on Space with Book Trays

April 15th, 2015

Although it might seem like just about everything is going electronic, some professions still rely on hard copies of materials. In particular, teachers are often required to reference old material and keep copies of textbooks or workbooks.

Book storage can be cumbersome, especially when trying to create space that you may not have inside a classroom. Avoid awkwardly stacking materials by keeping books organized. C-Line has an item that instantly creates storage space just about anywhere.

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New Product Alert: C-Line Releases Educational Industry First

April 1st, 2015

C-Line’s product line of Reusable Dry Erase Pockets is expanding yet again!

The popular study aid tools have previously allowed students to insert worksheets to practice math skills and handwriting techniques. Once finished, children would simply have to wipe off the dry erase material to reuse the pocket again, without damaging the worksheet.

Removing the dry erase ink is even easier with the Write-On, Snap-Off Dry Erase Pockets.

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Q and A: Attaching Electronic Files to Hard Copies of Tax Documents

March 25th, 2015

Often times, our customers look to us to make suggestions on how to use our items to solve an organizational problem. Whether they need help for a particular situation or just want more information on how to best use a product, we at C-Line are happy to guide them in the right direction!

Here is a recent question we received from a customer.

Question:

I have a storage dilemma! After my taxes are filed, my accountant usually provides me with a CD of all the tax information. It has electronic copies of what we filed, in addition to W2 information, investment statements, etc. Typically, I create a binder for the tax year and store all the documents inside it. Ideally, I would like to store the CD with the binder to keep all the information together, but I haven’t found a way to make this happen.

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5 Ways to Organize Tax Documents with Sheet Protectors

March 18th, 2015

When it comes to storing current and past tax documents, there are a variety of directions to go. Expanding files, project folders and document cases are all great options to pick from.

However, if you want to ensure that documents remain visible and easily accessible, using sheet protectors is a better approach. Regardless of the style chosen, the sheet protector will preserve documents, while also making it possible to look-up information quickly.

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Before and After: Keep Your Annual Checklist Intact

March 16th, 2015

Sometimes the best way to see how a product can be beneficial is to look at how someone stores files or information before a C-Line product was used.

When it comes to tax season, I always refer to a preparation checklist that my accountant gave me several years ago. As you can imagine, it has seen some wear and tear over time. Although the pages are damaged, I want to preserve the document.

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Tip of the Month: Prep for Tax Time Throughout the Year

March 9th, 2015

When it comes to tax season, I often find that half the battle is the preparation that occurs prior to meeting with your accountant. Searching for end of the year statements, donation receipts and more can be a time consuming task.

To avoid this last minute scramble, C-Line has a product that allows you to organize documents throughout the year without taking much time to file the paperwork.

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Product Sighting: Shop Ticket Holders at Local Boat Show

February 25th, 2015

At C-Line, we love to see how our products are being used. Customers will send us pictures of our items, and it is fun to see all the different, creative ways that they can be used. Our employees will often come across a friend, local company or event that is using one of our products.
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How To: Learn Students’ Names Quickly

February 18th, 2015

With a new semester brings a whole new set of students’ and names to learn. Many teachers have different methods to identifying who is who in the classroom.

Although C-Line has many ID products to choose from, the Labeling Pockets are a great tool to use. Not only will the names remain visible, but the insert with the student’s name can be removed if needed.

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Name Tent Holder Helps Event Planner at Fundraising Event

February 11th, 2015

Often times, our customers look to us to make suggestions on how to use our items. Whether they need help for a particular situation or just want more information on how to best use a product, we at C-Line are happy to guide them in the right direction!

Here is a recent question we received from a customer.

Question

As an event planner, my team and I are always looking for new things to do at the events that we are hosting. Over the holidays, we organized a fundraiser with silent auction and raffle items. Some of the feedback we received is that people were unaware of items that were being auctioned since they had no description to make the item stand out. Do you have any suggestions on how we can improve our set-up for the next fundraising event?

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Upgrade Your Filing Style

January 14th, 2015

After becoming familiar with using a product, sometimes people will always continue to use it. Organization methods that we learned in school and supplies that we used can be carried over into the professional world.

Products like Two-Pocket Portfolios, which were once used to hold class notes, can still be beneficial when organizing information at work. Although the products work in both scenarios, C-Line has a developed a professional look to separate classroom supplies and office products.

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