Office tale of Maria Florencia Juarez, designer and a technical drawing teacher

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Who are you : 
My name is Maria Florencia Juarez. I am from Argentina. I am 23 years old.

Your current job : 
I am a freelance designer and a technical drawing teacher.

In which city are you located?
I live in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A word to define what kind of worker you are :
I am a meticulous and careful person that always tries to do her best.  I really enjoy what I do. I am always searching about art, culture and design of all time.

What tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..)
To begin with, music is the tool that inspires me. I usually use my camera. Pencil and paper to sketch are tools that I use mostly, as well as, my computer which contains several programmes such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

What does your office space look like?
My office has a lot of natural light. There are several things I have made myself. There are cushions that I have designed, pictures and pots I have painted. Besides, there are a lots of plants which I love to take care of.

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What kind of music do you listen when you are working ?
I listen to every kind of music. I try to listen to the one that reminds me of my current proyect.

Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work ?
I usually work in my studio in the morning. In the evening I attend classes at university, and at night I study and work on my university projects.

What tips would you give to improve productivity ?
I would say that one should always try to enjoy every moment at  work and try to have a comfortable place to develop your skills.

You're better than your colleagues to :
I do not consider myself to be better than my colleagues, I would say I am only different.

What is the best advice anyone has given you ?
My teachers have taught me to widen my creativity and to be self-critical.

What is your best tip for saving time ?
In my opinion, I would say that being organized may enhance your productivity.

What is your routine start and end of the day ?
To begin with, I get up and have a shower. Then,  I meditate for fifteen minutes and then I have breakfast. At the end of the day, I have dinner. After , I prepare my university subjects. Finally I go to sleep.

Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go ?
I dont use a mobile phone because I prefer quietness, but I always use my mp3 while I ride my bike.

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