Piles of paperwork, plentiful post-it notes and mountains of stationery – does this sound like a familiar scene? Whether you work in an office or at home, allowing clutter to build up at your desk is just far too easy.
The problem is that trying to concentrate when in the midst of all this chaos can feel impossible. Your mind may become cloudy and confused, which isn’t ideal if you’re trying to approach work in a more mindful way.
Here, I look at why clutter can have this effect on your mental health, and give some tips about where to start when it comes to decluttering your desk.