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    31 Things Under $50 From Walmart That'll Make Working From Home Better In 2021

    From colorful pens to a programmable coffee machine, here's everything you need to make working from home as easy as can be.

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    1. A pack of colorful Paper Mate felt-tip pens to make working just a ~little~ bit more fun. Jazz up your notes, doodle drawings, organize your calendar, and more.

    the pens

    2. A pack of colorful Sharpie highlighters that'll easily categorize to-dos, notes, and important information. It's ~way~ easier to find things when they are organized by color.

    a person using the highlighters to write notes

    3. A comfortable office chair to make sitting through Zoom meetings ~way~ more bearable. If you have to sit, you should at least be comfortable, you know?

    the chair

    4. A Eucalyptus and Sage scented candle that smells so good, you'll find yourself inspired to ~actually~ want to sit in your office and get work done.

    the candle

    5. A pair of wireless headphones so you can easily take your business calls without being confined to your desk. Ideal for when you feel like walking around while your colleague presents on your three-way call.

    the headphones

    6. A floral planner to help you tackle all your goals while staying organized. Write down your deadlines, keep track of your meetings, and more.

    the planner

    7. A bulletin board for hanging important papers, calendars, notes and more. Keep everything you don't want to loose in one accessible place.

    the bulletin board on the wall with memorabilia on it

    8. A heated fleece blanket so warm, you'll be excited to throw it on in your freezing cold home office. Ideal for keeping warm during mandatory meetings, phone calls, and work.

    the blanket in tan

    9. A white board for writing a daily task list, inspirational quotes, and things to remember. Anything to make working feel just a little less stressful.

    the white board with writing on it

    10. A lap desk to provide a stable surface so you can work comfortably from your couch or bed. Don't worry, we won't tell.

    the lap desk in black

    11. A four-pack of 100-sheet Post-it pads for quickly jotting down phone numbers, reminders, to-dos, and more.

    the post-its in blue shown being used on a desk

    12. An eight-pack of black Sharpie gel pens to sign important documents, fill out invoices, and more without bleeding through the paper.

    the pens inside of a clear case

    13. A desk supply organizer with a USB charging station for hosting ~all~ of your supplies in one accessible place.

    the organizer

    14. A 2021 monthly calendar that can be hung or placed on your desk so you can easily jot down important dates and meetings. Use it throughout the week and month to reference what important virtual events, meetings, and phone calls you have.

    the calendar hung on a wall

    15. A Google Home to make your working life ~way~ easier. Turn on lights at any time, change the temperature, play music to unwind, or answer phone calls super easily. It's game-changing, I can attest to it.

    the google home in gray

    16. A 24-oz water bottle that'll encourage you to drink water throughout the work day. Every time you see it, you'll remember to drink water. Plus, because it's clear, you'll remember to refill it too.

    the water bottle in pink

    17. A laptop stand for adjusting your laptop to prevent the uncomfortable back and neck pain that comes from bending over your computer too much.

    the laptop stand

    18. A set of two smart home LED light bulbs that can be connected to your phone or smart device so you can easily turn them on for your 10 a.m. meeting without having to walk to the other side of the room.

    the light bulbs

    19. A lumbar support pillow for ensuring that your back doesn't hurt after sitting through meetings and calls all day.

    the pillow on a chair

    20. A hanging wall organizer that saves space and provides ample room for easy access to all of your most important papers and documents. Each folder can hold up to 50 sheets and it can be moved to any room seamlessly.

    the hanging wall organizer with multicolor folders

    21. A pack of Wite-Out correction tape for easily covering up mistakes. It covers them ~so~ well, your colleagues will never know.

    the tape witing out a mistake

    22. A cool-mist air humidifier to help combat the dry, congested air quality in your home office during the colder months.

    the humidifier in white

    23. A paper shredder for shredding up all of your important confidential documents. It's ~way~ easier than tearing everything up by hand.

    the shredder

    24. A programmable coffee machine to program your coffee to be ready before your morning meetings. Those five extra minutes spent making coffee have now become beauty sleep.

    the coffee machine in silver

    25. A metal pencil holder so chic, you'll be looking for office supplies to put into it. Plus, it will keep all of your office supplies in one location instead of scattered all over your desk.

    the pencil holder with office supplies in it

    26. A wireless keyboard and mouse positioned to prevent strain on your wrists, hands, and forearms. No more cramped wrists or hands after a long day working on the computer.

    the keyboard and mouse

    27. A two-pack of smart plugs so you don't need to worry about turning off your coffee machine, straight iron, or anything else when you're running late to a Zoom meeting.

    the plug

    28. A cool-mist diffuser for dispensing relaxing scents into the air during a super hectic work day. Anything that helps destress even a little is a win.

    the diffuser

    29. A Dymo label maker to keep your office incredibly organized. The label-maker makes printing labels in different sizes and fonts super easy so your office can stay neat and tidy while you WFH.

    the customized labels on office supplies

    30. A pack of mechanical pencils for those of us (ahem, me) who are constantly making mistakes in pen. You can erase, rewrite, and take notes with these super colorful pencils.

    the pencils

    31. A sleek marble notebook so you can effortlessly jot down your marvelous ideas throughout the day. Anything to have your clients (or boss) dazzled with your creative ideas.

    the notebook in white marble with grey detailing and metallic letters

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