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It's a proven fact that eating at your desk while you work is very bad for your body (not to mention your soul) and should be avoided at all costs. But...try telling that to the mountain of work you have to do between now and quittin' time.
It's not always feasible to take the lunch break you so clearly deserve, and for many people, lunch means gobbling leftovers out of Tupperware while typing out a few sloppy emails with one hand (and then digging the crumbs out of your keyboard afterward). Knowing that dining al desko isn't ideal, there are a few things you can do to make the meal a lot more pleasant, tidy, and peaceful. Click through for our five pretty genius (if you ask us) tips.
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