What Does Your Desk Say About You?

By Robert Half on January 21, 2015 at 5:58am


What’s your perception of someone at work who has a messy desk?

9% It’s perfectly fine to have a messy desk. It’s a sign of a creative person!
59% It’s OK to have a messy desk. No judgment here!
32% It’s not OK to have a messy desk. I question that person’s organizational skills and effectiveness on the job.
1% Don’t know

Source: OfficeTeam survey of 309 human resources managers in the United States.

Responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.

© 2015 OfficeTeam. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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