HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Comments
View Comments: Oldest First|Newest First|Threaded View
Page 1/4  >  >>
naperlou
User Rank
Blogger
Bad timing
naperlou   10/8/2012 10:49:14 AM
NO RATINGS
Wow, there are some great ones here.  What bad timing I have.  I just cleaned mine up.

Jennifer Campbell
User Rank
Gold
Re: Bad timing
Jennifer Campbell   10/8/2012 11:12:36 AM
NO RATINGS
Well, naperlou, if you are anything like your counterparts, I'm sure you will have something to show us in no time.

=)

richnass
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Bad timing
richnass   10/8/2012 12:20:45 PM
NO RATINGS
I need to show these to my wife. Maybe she'll stop bothering me to clean up my office. One of the downsides of working from home.

Jennifer Campbell
User Rank
Gold
Re: Bad timing
Jennifer Campbell   10/8/2012 12:24:38 PM
NO RATINGS
I, for one, find organization in my chaos. I imagine this is true for a lot of people.

Cadman-LT
User Rank
Platinum
Hard to believe
Cadman-LT   10/8/2012 12:52:20 PM
NO RATINGS
I am kind of a neat freak, but how people can work in messes like that is beyond me! 

NadineJ
User Rank
Platinum
Very Fun
NadineJ   10/8/2012 5:08:46 PM
NO RATINGS
Besides 3D printers and EV conspiracies, we tend to love messy desks here.

Variety is the spice of life, as the saying goes.  Some people are neat and unproductive.  Some are messy and productive.  And, most fall somewhere in between.

Ann R. Thryft
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Bad timing
Ann R. Thryft   10/8/2012 6:30:06 PM
NO RATINGS
Jenn, I think the fact that you were inspired to do this slideshow by your own messy desk is funny. Mine used to be pretty insane back in the day, and someone told me it was a sign of a creative mind. That was comforting, and I always knew where everything was. But then I lost something really important in the stack--a credit card bill--and there were, um, consequences. Now I try to clean it up a lot more often. Plus, the available desktop area has gotten much smaller, so, I have to.

Charles Murray
User Rank
Blogger
Impressive
Charles Murray   10/8/2012 6:30:12 PM
NO RATINGS
These are some impressively messy desks. Mike Carter gets the Biggest Mess award because his work space appears to be tipping over. Erich Voight is a close second based on sheer scope. It must take a great deal of fortitude to continue working under these conditions.

Jon Titus
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Impressive
Jon Titus   10/8/2012 7:22:27 PM
I agree with your selections, Charles.  Bet there's a pack of 8-inch floppy disks somewhere in Mike Carter's work area.  I'm a neat-freak compared to the people who submitted these photos.

gsmith120
User Rank
Platinum
Re: Impressive
gsmith120   10/9/2012 9:46:54 AM
NO RATINGS
Wow!! I thought an ex-coworker's desk was messy but nothing compared to the ones in the slide show.  He had what I called a functional messy office.  The man could find anything at any time on his desk and floor piles.  It was amazing.

Page 1/4  >  >>


Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
A bold, gold, open-air coupe may not be the ticket to automotive nirvana for every consumer, but Lexus’ LF-C2 concept car certainly turned heads at the recent Los Angeles Auto Show. What’s more, it may provide a glimpse of the luxury automaker’s future.
Perhaps you didn't know that there are a variety of classes, both live and archived, offered via the Design News Continuing Education Center (CEC) sponsored by Digi-Key? The best part – they are free!
Engineer comic Don McMillan explains the fun engineers have with team-building exercises. Can you relate?
The complexity of diesel engines means optimizing their performance requires a large amount of experimentation. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is a very useful and intuitive tool in this, and cold flow analysis using CFD is an ideal approach to study the flow characteristics without going into the details of chemical reactions occurring during the combustion.
The damage to Sony from the cyber attack seems to have been heightened by failure to follow two basic security rules.
More:Blogs|News
Design News Webinar Series
12/11/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
12/10/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
11/19/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
11/6/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Jan 12 - 16, Programmable Logic - How do they do that?
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  67


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service