How Workspace Design Influences Company Culture

If you want to drive company culture, changing your work environment is one way to influence it. Office design and the physical features in your workspace have a pronounced effect on the way your employees think and behave. Your office also conveys your company’s character and priorities to customers, partners, and investors that visit your … Continue reading…

What Is Ergonomics, and Why Does It Matter?

You’ve probably heard of ergonomic office design. Perhaps your workplace has even done an ergonomic study and replaced your chairs and keyboards. With all that time and expense invested in what seems like minor office upgrades, you might be wondering: what is ergonomics, anyway? Ergonomics is much more than comfortable chairs and squishy wrist rests … Continue reading…

Easy Green Workplace Ideas That Make an Impact

Going green is more than responsible. It’s also cost effective, efficient, and a great way to boost employee morale and productivity. Your green workplace ideas don’t have to be complicated or expensive to implement. Here are 5 ideas to consider when you’re looking at the benefits of a green office: Cost Effective Green Workplace Ideas … Continue reading…

25 Tips to Stay Physically and Mentally Healthy at Work

Physical and mental health are closely linked. Just think of all those stress-related illnesses that afflict average Americans every day. Of course health is important. But when we spend the majority of our time at work, often sitting in front of a computer, it can be hard to make health a priority. Fortunately, most employers … Continue reading…

Build An Office Your Employees Can Be Thankful For

The holiday season is here and first up is everyone’s favorite day to be thankful. With Thanksgiving around the corner, you’re probably reflecting on all those things for which you’re most grateful – not the least of which is likely your employees. But are your employees thankful for their workspace? If not, you can show … Continue reading…

4 Ways to Maximize Your College Study Space

Fall is here and that means school is back in session! If you’re off to college this year, you’ve probably given your dorm room or apartment some consideration. Of course, you’ll want to have a great place to hang out and host friends, but if you haven’t given some thought to your study space, it’s … Continue reading…

Turn Your Boring Workspace into a Nest of Productivity!

You have the laptop, the headphones and maybe even a printer/scanner/copier combination. But if your workspace isn’t doing anything to encourage productivity, it’s doing you a disservice. Believe it or not, the energy you need to be productive, creative and innovative starts with your environment. And if it’s boring, stuffy or bland, well, it’s likely … Continue reading…