Simplifying Your Life: The Animated Evolution of Desk Since 1981

It is amazing how quickly our work has evolved in such a short period of time.  I came across the following animated GIF on social media the other day (it was originally produced as a video by the team at BestReviews) and it encapsulates this change perfectly.  What struck me most is how so much of our lives have been reduced down to one tiny (very powerful) machine.

What’s in a desk? Organizing for productivity.

A number of writers on the “Student Affairs Women Talk Tech” blog (Joise Ahlquist, Kristen Abell, and Jennifer Keegin) posted pictures of their desks and wrote posts describing their work space and how they personalize it and organize it for productivity.  I decided to take a cue from them and share my own desk as well as how organize myself to be successful.  I work from home, so I have a lot of opportunities to reorganize things the way I want.  Take a look at the presentation embedded below to get a better sense of… Read More