How do you cope in a cubicle area where people pass by every 10-15 mins.
For example, MOST cubicles in the office are along the wall (4 people per block). People walk in the middle isle and there isn't any disturbance.
However, my cubicle is situated in the middle of nowhere. Basically, there is a wall in front & right side. However, the entire back & left side is open and people walk by every 10-15 mins. The problem is that my cubicle is near a door where people walk in/out then walk behind our cubicle and walk toward the kitchen or printer. I have nothing to hide. But, every time people walk by, I tend to look and see who walked by. Or sometimes I feel that there is no privacy at all.
I'm not looking for a specific answer but would like to know how you cope in this situation or what did you do?
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