My office still lacks a permanent reception desk. My temporary one is a large desktop balanced on top of an arrangement of bookcases. It's quite sufficient and gives the impression of being far more sturdy than it actually is. People tend to lean on it, which makes it slide backward and pin me to the wall.
There is now a small sign tacked to the leading edge of the desk. It says:
Posted by dianna at September 20, 2005 02:41 PM