How to Organize a Desktop with File Boxes

Do you know that simple file boxes can create miracles in your office? This is a system I've done time and time again with clients who don't want to use filing cabinets. It's a great alternative and works well as a mobile, accessible filing system.  Read the first comment below for an update from my client who let me film this at her desk!

Purchase boxes here.

Are you an 'out of sight, out of mind' person like my client?

Please comment below and share your categories that would be better accessible in a file box!


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