A company’s philosophy, employees and environmental awareness can be determined by looking at their office furniture. Here are 3 mistakes that should be avoided: 1) Not considering your employees. A diverse workforce is something many companies champion, but that diversity can mean one size does not fit all. Some employees may do well when it comes to an open office plan, however, even these employees need privacy for phone calls or to focus on an important .
Post weekend gloom, the 3pm slump, stiffness from sitting down all day, annoying colleagues… no matter the cause, everybody experiences a lag in productivity in the workplace from time to time. The responsibility of managing staff health and well-being falls on both employer and employees. Often neither party knows how to get the most out of a working day. So, we’ve put together this handy guide to help boost happiness, health and productivity: Step .
Sitting at a desk all day can have a devastating effect on both the employers and the employees. Spending long hours sitting in a fixed position can make an employee feel drowsy, cramped and irritable. Not only does this lower productivity but can cause more severe health issues in the future. Some people can work for hours without any ailments what so ever. It is however completely understandable if you find yourself feeling like .
It’s approaching that time of year when people at the workplace forget about the rules in their need to hold parties and let off steam. I’m not saying that year end parties are bad; they can be a very important means of dealing with year-end tensions and of cementing employee relations. However, too often, such parties are misused as an excuse to go beyond what company rules and the law allow. Due to the .
Attractive new working environment: The 5 main office trends for 2015 Business rivalry is becoming tougher, competitive pressure is increasing. 70% of people still work in traditional, inflexible, cubicles, although driven by the rapid development of information and communication technologies improved flexibility has become the order of the day. Five major trends dominate the workplace and are shaping the planning and design of tomorrow’s offices. (1) “Total” mobility Smartphones, tablets and notebooks make the .
Why we haven’t found it yet. Though it may look cool, the Herman Miller Rollback chair of 1977 is not the perfect office chair. Office chairs are like shoes, but not as much fun. We spend much of our time in them. They emphasize differences in status and taste. They affect the way our bodies feel. But unlike the shoes we wear to work, most of us don’t get to pick out our office .
What is an Office Chair? We all know that when it comes to an office chair, not all models are created equal. We also know that one size does not fit all. When you’re looking for the perfect office chair for you, you’re going to need to do a bit of research to find it. This is one of those situations where you need to do research online, but you’re also going to have .
Modern office furniture is, at its heart, about individual style. Though function plays a key role in the office design, modern office furniture showcases a company’s values by the environment it creates and the mood it generates.
Humans just aren’t meant to sit hunched over at an office desk all day, whether you’re staring at spreadsheets or talking on the phone. Physically, it’s uncomfortable. Mentally, it’s draining.
Moving into a new office space that has a stuffy, traditional design? Or maybe you’re dissatisfied with your current office design and looking for something more open and inviting? Whether you need minor updates or a complete overhaul...