Do Not Click This Link -- 14 Ways to Manage Distractions at Work

Tips for Identifying, Managing & Overcoming Workplace Distractions

2. Ready, Set, Go

Are you prepared? Or do you need an update from Bill, a file from Sandy or a skinny mocha latte to make 8am feel more like noon? 

You can do this. And, you kind of have to do this. Sharpen your own pencils. Locate your own research information. Arm yourself for inevitable success. Frankly, no one else is obsessing over whether the necessary reports were delivered to you. Sure, they should be. But seriously, if you need something then go find it.

Prepare yourself to do your job well before you settle in at your desk.