Posts Tagged ‘office layout’

Wayfinding Designs That Hurt or Help Your Office

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Wayfinding Designs That Hurt or Help Your Office

Lost on good office layouts? Use these wayfinding design tips!

To have a functional design means you may not even notice it immediately in your office space or building. Wayfinding, rooted in layout and interior design principles, refers to the way one guides people around a space. Some of these factors of environmental design can incorporate signs or the property structure to help people navigate the area or orient themselves in the room.

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Creative Office Design Tips for Boosting Creativity

Thursday, August 29th, 2019
Creative Office Design Tips for Boosting Creativity

How do you like boosting creativity in your office? Use some of these office design tips to start!

Fostering creativity in the office is not just for those working in the creative industries anymore. Those working in creative fields like marketing or design needs a constant flow of creativity to stay competitive. However, industries not typically associated with creative processes like financial consulting or software development could reap the benefits of a creative workspace. Good business comes from fantastic and fresh ideas, so creativity is key to any office’s success.

Office design is used to maximize efficiency or boost productivity. Why not use office design also to improve creative thinking and problem-solving? By designing your office space to encourage creativity, you can help your staff come to innovative solutions for your business and your clients. Inspire innovation with these creative office design tips to boost your company’s creative capabilities.

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Design Tips for the Office Waiting Room and Reception

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
Stylish office furniture at the reception give your visitors a great first impression

Is your waiting room up to date? Welcome guests in the office reception with these stylish design tips.

While your office workspace design and layout is important to the day to day successes, you can’t neglect one specific part of your office design: the reception area. The waiting room makes the first impression on your visitors and clients, so making it welcoming and professional looking is a great initial way to greet your guests.

Of course, the statement you make with your office furniture and design will be unique to your business. However, there are some general tips and ideas that make any waiting room office space comfortable and pleasant for your guests. By adding these elements to your reception, you could be that much closer to winning over business with the room. Important office design principles can carry over to the waiting room design too.

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5 Office Layout Tips

Monday, May 6th, 2019
As you're planning your office design, keep these five aspects in mind.

As you’re planning your office design, keep these five aspects in mind.

When you are designing an office, the layout is a huge and important consideration. At first glance, it may seem like a little thing that doesn’t require much attention or consideration. The truth is that the layout of the office can influence productivity and morale. As you’re planning your new office design or your office redesign, keep these five aspects of design in mind.

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Organizing Your Office

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Use these tips to increase productivity.

You spend a lot of time in your office, and you need it to be in top shape shape for you to do your best work. As the projects pile up and you spend more and more time at work, you can find yourself in an office that has become cluttered. A messy office can be distracting and cause you to become anxious and ultimately unproductive. Here are some organizational tips you can use to get your office organized.

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Designing Your Home Office

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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Your home office should be a comfortable, productive place.

The ability to work from home provides flexibility, but as telecommuters know, working from home is still work. Since this is the case, the layout of your home office is just as important as the one in your company office. Here are some things to consider when you’re creating your home office. (more…)

Benefits of an Open Office Plan

Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Discover the benefits of an open office plan.

In an effort to boost productivity and office morale, many businesses are considering the advantages and benefits of using an open office design plan. This takes away the traditional cubicle and office layout, breaks down the walls, and brings everyone into a more shared space. For new businesses or those moving into a new commercial space, consider the way in which an open office plan will contribute to the individual success of your staff and the overall success of your business.    (more…)

How to Create Quiet Spaces in an Open Office Plan

Friday, December 2nd, 2016
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An open office layout doesn’t have to be full of distractions.

Open offices have been trending in office design for some time now. Today, as many as 70% of office spaces are designed with an open layout. Open offices are certainly advantageous for collaborative workflows. However, when it comes to getting work done individually, sharing your space with a lot of other employees can present a big challenge. Studies have shown that employees in open office spaces are less productive, more nervous, stressed, and overall dissatisfied with their working environment. This is why it’s so important to find quiet areas within your office layout where workers can concentrate. Here are a few tips. (more…)

How to Stay Warm in a Cold Office

Friday, October 14th, 2016
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Don’t let a cold office get the best of you when you’re trying to work.

It’s that strange time of year when you can’t be entirely sure whether it’s going to be freezing cold or blistering hot by the end of the day. And since it’s not quite winter yet, your boss may still be unwilling to turn on the heat. Making your office comfortable is essential for improving productivity and well-being. Here are a few strategies you can take for warming up your office cubicle. (more…)

Making Your Office Move Seamless and Headache Free

Friday, July 29th, 2016
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The right planning can make your next office move less stressful.

Moving your entire company from one location to another can be both overwhelming and a struggle, especially when the burden of responsibility falls on employees with little experience in office relocation. With poor planning, things are bound to go wrong, and could cost your business thousands of dollars. Here are a few tips for making your next office move an easy, painless experience. (more…)