But don't let the quiet fool you.
If you have some downtime between Christmas and New Years, spend a few minutes picking up your office, and I promise you: you'll enjoy a year of increased productivity.
Where else can you get some office organizing tips? In today's Los Angeles Times Business Section of course, where yours truly is being featured in Karen Klein's In Box column.
"Question: I have some downtime this week and need to get my home office organized. Can you offer any suggestions on where and how to start?"
"Remove all the items from your space that you no longer need or use, and get rid of anything that you don't use now and can easily replace," Trosko said. "Once you stop hoarding staples, you can weed your supply pile down to a manageable level."
Picture above courtesy of Real Simple and Bob Hiemstra
- LA Times A Clean Slate for A New Year, with advice from John Trosko of OrganizingLA (sign-up required)
How much time are you spending in your office this week and what are you doing to catch up? Please write a comment below this post, we'd love to hear about it!
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