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13 Things Your Desk Says About You

For Better or Worse, the Condition of Your Workspace Reflects on You

During Business Hours, Stick to Business

We get it. Lots of people have side businesses or hobbies that end up taking a lot of time. And occasionally that creeps into working hours.

But you need to make sure your desk highlights your dedication to accurate spreadsheets rather than the availability of sparkly jewelry pieces that can still be ordered in time for next week delivery? Be very careful about giving other side businesses or even your kids’ school fundraisers desk space. Many companies have explicit policies against such activity.

Even absent such clear guidance, save the order forms for after hours.