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Between crazy bosses and creepy coworkers, it's a wonder you get any work done at all. Here's a little help.
You Will Need
- Disinfectant wipes
- A houseplant
- Antibacterial hand wipes or gel
Designate a time each day to clean your workspace with disinfectant wipes. Make sure to include your desk, phone, mouse, and keyboard.
Green your workspace with a houseplant. Plants help filter the air and can help squelch airborne bacteria.
Clean up thoroughly before and after lunch if you eat at your desk. Wash glasses and mugs frequently. Keep refrigerated food and dry food in separate closed plastic containers in the office kitchen.
Wash your hands after each trip to the restroom. Use soap and warm water and rub vigorously for 20 seconds.
Keep antibacterial hand wipes or gel on your desk and use them when you can’t get to a sink.
Go home or stay at home if you are sick. It’s the best way to avoid contaminating your office and spreading germs to co-workers.