How To Set Your Desk Up For The Most Productive Workday Ever

To-do list: Demolished.

05/01/2016 6:13 AM AEDT | Updated 05/01/2016 6:13 AM AEDT

You may have your work routine down to a science, from where you prefer to grab some quiet space to the exact time you take a lunch break. But there's one very important element you may be forgetting when it comes to success in the office: Your desk.

How you use your workspace -- from the way you sit to the way you decorate -- can influence overall productivity and creativity. Simple things like knowing how to place your feet on the floor or when to hit pause on Pandora can all make a difference in optimizing work efficiency.

Taking pride in your workspace could make the difference in your office happiness. Research shows if you're joyous and satisfied at work, your productivity increases.

Take a look at the infographic below to see how exactly to set up your desk for success. To-do list: demolished.

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A previous version of this article appeared in July 2014.

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