The first thing you will want to consider when choosing a desk is how much space you have in your office. Of course, you will not want to try to place an overly large desk in a tiny room. On the other hand, a small desk may look out of place in a large, spacious room. As such, choose a desk that will fit well in your office and accent the appearance of the room.
Another thing you will need to take into consideration when shopping for an office desk is storage capabilities. With more people keeping important files stored on discs and online storage sites, you may not need large drawers in your desk. However, you will want to be sure that the desk you choose is large enough for a computer and offers at least one small drawer for such things as envelopes, stationary, pens and stamps.
Finally, the last thing you may wish to consider before purchasing a desk is the style of desk you would prefer. Would a wooden desk look better in your office, or do you prefer an attractive metal one?