On the Move: How to Stay Productive at Work While Moving

Whether you’re moving to a different apartment across town or relocating to a whole new city, the process of packing your life into boxes, finding a place to live, and getting situated in your new digs can take over your life. First, you commandeer the hours formerly devoted to Mad Men and happy hours for scouring Craigslist. Next, you begin waking up earlier to get started packing. And then, well—the next most likely place to draw time and focus from is work.

I probably don’t have to tell you that taking long lunches to buy boxes and spending meetings detailing the pros and cons of the last apartment you saw isn’t a good idea—but, how do you keep your head in the game and stay productive while dealing with a stressful move? Here are the dos and don’ts to guide you through it.

See the rest of my latest Daily Muse post here.