Designing your new Office
A great office design can invigorate performance and getting your office design right is crucial to the ongoing success of your business.
The most important aspect of good office design is functionality, and making sure that the environment supports your working practices and allows each employee to carry out their duties effectively and efficiently.
Help Moving Office has selected the top 5 must-read office design tips to ensure you make the most of your newly found office space:
1. Make the most of light and space
Exposure to natural light can positively impact employees' mood and levels of productivity. Try to position desks close to windows or areas of natural light as far as possible, and ensure workstations are sufficiently spaced out to allow enough space for traffic flow.
2. Create Break out Spaces
Create relaxing and engaging break out spaces for your employees and visitors to meet and relax. Break out areas not only provide a more flexible alternative for meeting and breaks, they also encourage impromtu staff meetings and creativity and enhance your office environment.
3. Keep things tidy
A tidy office will help your business be more productive and organised. Everything should have a place and there should be a place for everything. Storage units are a must when designing your space, and these units should be organised and tidy too so items and files can be easily located.
4. Invest in good quality Office Furniture
Good quality office furniture is well worth investing in. Not only will it provide a comfortable environment for your employees, it also enhances your overall office design, color scheme and provides a seamless look and feel throughout your office.
5. Brand your Workplace
A strong workplace brand develop customer loyalty and boost employee morale. There are many innovative ways to incorporate your brand into your new office design; signage, video/powerpoint demo display screens, displaying your brand message on glass partitioning and color scheme.
It's well worth consulting with Office Design Professionals to get your office design right. Find an Office Design Company in your City here.
For more useful office design tips request your FREE copy of the Office Design Guide.
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