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By Suzanna Kaye | Thursday, June 18, 2015

The 4 Rules for Organizing Your Office with Piles (Not Files)

organizing your office by piling

The common belief is that to keep your papers and office organized you must have a detailed filing system: meticulously labeled file folders, a clean desk, etc.

But I’m going to tell you something a little controversial: It’s okay to pile your active papers. That’s right. Skip the files and keep the piles.

If you use this method of organizing your active files, though, you must pile with a plan. Let’s talk about how to use a combination of piles and files to keep your papers organized.

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