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12 Ways To Instantly Lighten The Mood At Work

Time to put on your work hat, and your party pants. Windows is challenging you to combine work and play!

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1. Get creative with your desk setup.

2. Pop out for a second and pick up some donuts for you and your co-workers.

They're cheap. They're tasty. Anyone who hates on donuts is either lying or not of this world.
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They're cheap. They're tasty. Anyone who hates on donuts is either lying or not of this world.

3. Leave an anonymous note for a co-worker. A nice one.

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4. Start a communal playlist, and challenge your co-workers to dance like no one's watching.

5. This will inevitably lead to a dance party.

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Let it happen.

6. Delight a co-worker with one of these origami frog hoppers.

They're easy to make and adorable to hop. Try not to smile when one of these crash lands onto your keyboard.

7. Get a little crazy with your whiteboard.

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The possibilities are endless.

8. Have a friendly office-wide paper plane contest.

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By friendly, we mean RUTHLESS.

9. PUPPY. CAM.

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You can stream puppies day and night, night and day. Did you know about this? Well, you do now. Here's a good one.

10. Put googly eyes on anything and everything.

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Including the communal kitchen condiments.

11. Someone closed a deal? Someone got a promotion? Bagels in the kitchen? DO THE WAVE.

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Even if your office is small — it's still a wave.

12. Change a co-worker's desktop wallpaper to something FUN.

Like THIS.
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Like THIS.

Take pride in your day-to-day. Honestly, you'll love the new Windows.