12 Tips for Handling Valentine's Day at the Office

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Plan Ahead. Not at Work

Speed dialing is not going to save you if you didn’t make those Valentine's Day dinner reservations last week. So let it go. The same goes for the the last minute ordering of bouquets, chocolates or spa moments. Breathe in. Breathe out.

Panic is unprofessional and could lead to questions regarding your preparedness for work responsibilities which...ahem...this is company time now anyway, is it not?

Save the Day Hint: grab a blanket, spread it out on the floor with a bottle of wine and some take-out anything and call it a picnic. She'll think you're creative and romantic. You're welcome.