Welcome to the September issue of What's New at DeskDemon.
Well, that's it - after all the build up, the media hype about how London would fail, the Olympics and Paralympics is over - even hardened critics must admit the planning, organisation went tremendously smoothly. And now we turn to autumn - but before we say goodbye, let's hope for a few more sunny days. As for us at DeskDemon, we've been busy bringing you a great new line-up of offers and competitions.
First up, let your drawing skills win you an Ipod Nano, with Sharpie's online drawing competition - and don't forget to register to receive Sharpie's latest giveaway. AF is giving away £100 of vouchers - just fill out the online survey to be in with a chance. Stabilo's two-in-one-pen - one end writes and the other can be used on touchscreen displays - should not be missed. And win a Fastback binding machine and take the grind out of binding.
|Free Sample - NEW Sharpie Pro Marker|
|If you need a marker that won't let you or your colleagues down, why not try the new Sharpie Pro Marker. It's Sharpie toughest marker - and it can write on wet or oily surfaces is extremely lightweight, the tough aluminium barrel stands up to heavy and prolonged use and the durable block tip is pressure resistant. |
Sharpie is giving 1000 samples away - register now to get yours.
|Let Your Drawing Skills Win You an Ipod Nano 8gb|
|Test your drawing skills and be in with a chance to win an ipod Nano 8gb! Get creative with the great Sharpie drawing pens and colours in our online competition - it can be as simple, colourful or intricate as you want it to be.|
We have three ipods to be won - one each month - and the best drawing each month will win. Your drawing can be of anything and you can enter as many times as you like. Go on amaze us!
|Win a £100 Love2Shop Voucher with AF|
AF International is Europe's leading manufacturer of PC, office equipment and multi-media cleaning products.
AF is giving you the chance to win a £100 Love2Shop voucher, plus 10 runner up prizes of AF sample cleaning kits, just click and fill in the very short survey to enter.
|STABILO SMARTball - with Touchscreen Stylus|
|STABILO's brand SMARTball ballpoint pen isn't called ‘smart' for no reason. STABILO's latest ingenious invention has a cutting-edge ergonomic design to aid comfort and neat handwriting, and doubles up as a touch-screen stylus that works on all Smartphone's, tablets, iPads and iPhones. Available from Ryman and Amazon.|
|Win a New Fastback Binder and Take the Grind Out of Binding|
Fastback™ binders are the fastest and easiest way to transform your printed sheets into eye-catching, durable, professional documents. Simply take your printed pages, load them into the Fastback™, pop in the binding strip and just 40 seconds later collect your beautifully bound document. There is no punching of holes or loading a few pages at a time into the machine. Here’s your opportunity to win a Fastback™ binder and a £50 Cadbury’s Hamper!
|Don't forget the World's Biggest Coffee Morning...|
|Kenco has joined forces with Macmillan Cancer Support for the third year running to be the official coffee partner of Macmillan’s flagship fundraiser the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 2012.|
This year the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning falls on Friday 28 September, but hosts can take part whenever suits. To receive more information on hosting your own coffee morning register at www.macmillan.org.uk/kenco
|What to Wear to the Office|
|Looking great for work without the drama and fuss can be easy when you know what to wear. If you plan properly you can assemble a business wardrobe that is appropriate for all situations - and at short notice - any day of the week. But where do we start?|
|Restaurant Review - Spice Up Your Life|
|Spice Market - located in the W Hotel on London's Leicester Square, Spice Market was created by Michelin starred Chef Jean-George Vongerichten. The menu is inpsired by Jean 'Georges' travels around South East Asia and their vibrant street food scene.|
Our Editor went along on a Saturday night to see what it was all about - to read her review, please click more.
|Interview Tips: Use Your Interview Profile |
Your interview profile is an easy way to get prepared for your interview and remind yourself of the things you should be expecting to encounter when you meet the organisation's representative for the first time.
Every organisation has specific requirements that differ from one to another so it really is better to differentiate between the jobs you have applied for and use your interview profile to note the differences and prepare carefully for each one.
|PA Review - inamo Restaurant|
|Inamo is a pioneering Oriental fusion restaurant and bar in London where the control of the dining experience is placed firmly in your hands. Its mission is to provide delicious cuisine with charming and timely service in a warm and vibrant atmosphere.|
We sent PA Lucy Wilson and a friend to check out this funky restaurant.
So, that completes our round up for September. Please keep your ideas coming - we love to hear what you like about DeskDemon and really value your feedback. We're here to help you - so let us know which topics you'd like us to explore. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a great month, and see you again in October.
Until the next time
The DeskDemon Team
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