Upgrade Your Office, Revive Your Employees

The average American spends an average of 2,068 hours a year at work. The workplace is no longer somewhere we have to go, clock in, do a job, and clock out. Nowadays, companies are asking their employees to constantly innovate, adapt to the times, foster and drive change, and be creative. In a demanding workplace,… Read more »

Helping Your Employees Remain Focused

If you take a look around your office you may notice some employees zoned out, being distracted, yawning, or idly walking around. What makes employees become inattentive to their work? There are many different factors that may make them become distracted. Here are a few essentials to help them remain focused: Introduce More Breaks Many… Read more »

How to Sit in A Chair

If you are like most Americans, chances are you have a job that requires you to sit for 8 or more hours a day. Hunching over a desk creates bad posture, which can lead to poor circulation and prolonged pain in the neck, back, hips and knees. According to the World Health Organization, approximately 2… Read more »

Ways to Increase Office Productivity

Every company wants to be efficient, successful, and profitable. There are many methods you can use to achieve these goals, and employee productivity is a huge factor in it’s success. If your employees aren’t operating at their best, then neither is the whole company. It is also important to understand that employees can only be… Read more »

Refurbishing Old Office Furniture

Many offices have a selection of older office furniture – items that may not be as fresh and new looking as they once did but are still solid and reliable pieces. There’s no need to get rid of these pieces completely, though. You can bring them back to life and give them a new start… Read more »

How Ergonomics Can Increase Productivity in the Workspace

When creating a cohesive office environment, it is important to keep the 4 pillars of ergonomics in mind. Ergonomics is the study of efficiency in the work environment. When workers are provided with a highly efficient work space, they are able to preform at their best. If your workspace environment does not meet these four… Read more »

Why Your Waiting Room Needs a Makeover

When a customer enters your office, one of the first things they will notice is the waiting room. A 1956 study by Maslow and Mintz found that subjects perceived people more positively in beautiful rooms than in less attractive rooms. Although your waiting room isn’t a reflection of the quality of your service it will… Read more »

How to Keep Your Employees Focused During the Summer

Sometimes it is difficult to focus after being in the office all day, especially when the sun is shining, and it is warm outside. If your office isn’t inviting it may be hard for your employees to stay on task and be productive. If you want to improve the quality of your workspace and make… Read more »

Why You Should Have a Plant On Your Desk

Has your workspace become stifling? Do you often feel overwhelmed at work? If you answered yes to either of those questions, chances are you are in need of a workspace makeover. There are simple ways to change your work area without making drastic changes. A green plant is a simple item that can create a… Read more »

Office Lighting Design: How Light Affects Your Workspace

If you’re like most, a great majority of your day is spent at work, likely behind a desk. Truth is, the harsh florescent lights, the reflection from big glass windows, and the amount of time spent staring at large monitors all affect our health. Have you ever considered taking a step back and reevaluating the… Read more »