The trend that everything has to match in your office is passé. Using mixed furniture instead is the new tread. When textures and colors are used in your offices, conference rooms and other rooms too, this gives everything a more personalized look too. The idea is to make the office an extension of your tastes by not using the same type of furniture pieces everywhere so that you can make an office or work place...
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If you have a business, you most likely have a multi-generational work environment among your employees. It could comprise four generations who need to work together and co-exist peacefully. These generations are: The Baby Boomers: These workers were born between 1946-65. This generation has stability, responsibility, and a formality about them. They also have a sense of loyalty and value quality. Because of the economic downturn, many are putting off retirement and trying to replenish...
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The breakroom, or lunchroom as it is also called, is an important part of the daily workplace. It’s a place where your employees can take a mental and physical break from the rigors of the daily grind. There are ways to update your breakroom too without a lot of expense and still make it a place where your employees will enjoy being together. Even something as simple as new stools can be a plus. Some...
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Open workspaces are standard now in the business world. Everyone is sitting out in the open. They still have their own desks and everything else, but gone are the old fashioned cubicles of lore. The interaction among employees this fosters does help with projects and assignments when on teams here. But the question is, where does the boss come into play? Is it better if the boss is in the workplace, in a private office,...
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With the open office workplace, privacy is not always easy to find. Some employees may not mind the bustle and noise, but other people may find it difficult to concentrate. The work output can be compromised as well as having some unhappy employees without some kind of privacy available. Plus, there are four types of privacy which are sought after by employees. Acoustic privacy is from noise invasion. Noise levels can affect concentration. Some people...
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If you spend a lot of time at your desk working, how you sit can affect how you feel towards the end of the day. If your body has been supported correctly, then you can stay focused on your work instead of your aching neck though. So how does a headrest on a chair, an ergonomic chair, help? Why is it useful? To begin with, a headrest on an office chair is a matter of...
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Your business is growing, and you’re going to have to hire more employees to cover the growth. You also know that your business is going to grow even larger in the future. So how do you plan for buying furniture which will be sufficient for the growth now and future growth? How do you handle the growth now if you intend to move later? Below are some ideas which may help with that issue: Handling...
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You have your coffee sitting on your desk for just a minute. Someone calls your name; you turn around and your arm bumps into your coffee cup. You jump up in time not to spill any on you, but it runs across your desk and onto your office chair.  The spill grows and sets in. Now what? Questions to ask after the spill The questions to ask is what is the material of the chair?...
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Have you ever thought about using armless office chairs for you where you work? If you have always sat in a chair with arms, then it might take a little getting used to a chair without arms, but there are advantages to an armless chair. If you think about it, sometimes arms on an office chair do get in the way. For example, when you lean over to throw trash in the garbage can and...
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Having a successful filing system depends upon the type of cabinets and the system which you want to use. Since files and folders contain pertinent information about your business, having easy access to them is important also. So, a filing system which is easy and efficient to use can make all the difference in the world when you have a potential client sitting in the chair in front of you. This means to have the...
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