Anyone that has ever spent an hour or more looking for a misfiled manila folder will readily understand the term File Jerk" It describes the lazy slob idiots that feel they don't have the time or are too good to return a file to the proper place. Instead they just stack them up on tops of the file cabinets or on the side of a nearby desk.
File jerks cost you time and money because at some point someone will be looking endlessly for the file or it will become major project to refile everything.
There are several underlying conditions that fuel file jerks:
Poor time management skills.
Failure to understand their individual value to the overall organizational goals.
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