Rhonda used a careful system of organizing and collating for her numerous files. She neatly collated files of personal information by labeling them with color-coded stickers and then placing them in alphabetical order. Rhonda desired that all her information be logically collated so that she could compare, contrast, and examine all of her data. Her coworkers were amazed at her precise collation and ordering of information, and they asked her to design a system for their entire office.
Quiz: What does it mean to collate something?
- Organize it for the purpose of gaining logical access to it.
- Decorate it with stickers or labels to make it more attractive.
- Keep it hidden in a personal place so as not to attract attention.