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Lifestyle / Office Space

Can't Be Interrupted? Polite Ways to Say 'Do Not Disturb'

Data & Featured Lists Editor
2 min read
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Ever get in the zone, only to be interrupted by a chatty co-worker? Not everyone looking to shut out interruptions can shut an office door. Those in shared spaces need to be more creative about protecting their privacy and sending the right signals. In this quick video, an expert from Steelcase shares simple -- and civilized -- ways to communicate that you're in the zone and wish not to be disturbed. 

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