As more and more people haul laptops and other heavy items on a regular basis, however, one major consideration familiar to anyone who carries a briefcase or handbag, is what not to pack.
You'll find that if you dress the part, have everything completed, a list of questions prepared and documents to back up your claims such as business plans, sales forecasts and the like, in a professional-looking briefcase, not a gym bag.
When preparing for a number of management interviews, you bat around the idea of carrying a briefcase into your potential boss' office; since briefcases are professional, they boast organization, and they make you look darned responsible.
It's a fact of living in the United States that most everyone carries around a checkbook, but many people simply place their checkbooks into a briefcase or ill-fitting wallet, causing the checks to become wrinkled and torn.
The cream is also available in a small five-ounce tube size that is easy to stash in your handbag, briefcase, office desk drawer, or anywhere else to use for instant hand or body moisturizing.
If on the other hand he believes the company is an evil corporation that doesn't care, he may find himself going home with a briefcase full of computer paper and a clear conscious.
He watched Kiki set the briefcase down and open it.
As soon as Dean mentioned the luggage and briefcase locked in the trunk of the car, Fred insisted on protecting this valuable evidence by bringing them in—just for safekeeping.
Dean, unable to concentrate further on his files, pushed closed his desk drawer, packed a tape recorder in his briefcase, and left the office.
Rhyn crossed his arms, irritated. Kiki trotted from the patio into the house perched on a hill overlooking Tokyo. He returned ten minutes later with a small briefcase, a jacket and a hard case for his iPad. Rhyn opened the portal, and the two strode through it, back to the massive tree where Rhyn had lost Toby in the cold, wet French Alps.