How Office Design Encourages Creativity

Businesses and organizations are nothing without creativity, taking them to new heights by breeding innovation and success.

A big factor in generating creativity is the design of your office.

Traditionally segregated cubicles and boring white walls do not exactly motivate your employees to get creative. Instead, try some of the following tactics for encouraging creativity within your office design!

Employees Collaborating at Work

Designate spaces for collaboration

Spaces that encourage collaboration is where creativity flourishes.

Designating areas for employees to meet and exchange their thoughts is a great way to endorse collaboration and creative solutions.

Add in playful elements

Nothing gets the creative juices flowing quite like elements of fun around the office.

Switch out office chairs with exercise balls or beanbags. You could even introduce a recreational area where employees can de-stress and take some time to relax before going back to work.

Let nature in

Sometimes sitting in a dark, stuffy office all day leads to more stress and stagnant thinking. Try to instead let in some natural light by simply opening your office blinds. Bring some plants and flowers into the mix and encourage employees to go outside for breaks.

Establish and embrace your company culture

Happy employees will want to find new ways to satisfy their customers, leading to creative solutions for tough problems.

So, use your office space to hang up photos of employees and display your company values. When your team can look around and be reminded of the people and values that are the driving force of your company, it reminds them to stay motivated and determined.

At Accent Office Interiors, we would love to inspire your employees with a creative space. Let us rejuvenate your workplace with creative design and quality furniture guaranteed to inspire your employees. Give us a call at 850-386-5201 today to learn more about working with us!