Decorate Your Office With Colors To Increase Productivity

If your office walls are painted a dull, lifeless gray, it may match your disposition and efficiency at the office. Studies have shown that colors don’t just change our moods; they also profoundly impact our productivity, for better and for worse. That’s why it’s best to decorate your workplace with a vibrant medley of stimulating hues that increase output and spark creativity. From the factory floor to the office cubicle …Read More

How Much Office Space Do You Really Need?

Whether you are a start up business or an established company looking for more space, the big question you need to answer is, “How much office space do I really need”? It’s pretty easy to figure out. It really just comes down to simple math. The mathematical equation is this: You take the total square feet of the room, when empty. Then divide by the number of people normally working in it …Read More

How To Survive Being A Lead Project Manager

When you are the lead project manager on a very important assignment for your company, it can be stressful. Deadlines approach fast and you work long hours (plus time on the weekends). Your director is relentless and demands an update every hour. You are already giving more than 100 percent and you are totally exhausted. Does this sound familiar? How can you reduce the anxiety of approaching deadlines, calm your nerves …Read More

5 Things To Consider Before You Purchase New Office Furniture

Selecting new office furniture for your office can be both fun and overwhelming. It’s often trickier than buying office supplies because of how many factors there are to consider. Whether you are leasing new office space or moving offices, here are five things to consider before you purchase new office furniture. Office Culture The office furniture, in a way, is an extension of your brand and your vision. What you choose for your …Read More

10 Easy Ways To Make It Earth Day, Every Day In The Office

Earth Day. It’s the one day every year dedicated to Mother Earth. Although businesses should strive to remain eco-conscious every day of the year, this is the day we come together and realize we probably aren’t doing quite enough. As more and more businesses are making efforts to be greener, we can always do more. Here are 10 ways to make it Earth Day, every day in the office. Encourage carpooling …Read More

Minimize Your Carbon Footprint With Remanufactured Office Cubicles

Earth Day, on April 22, is the perfect time for your business to assess your commitment to the environment. You probably have already taken steps in the right direction by recycling, using LED lighting, and more. Now, consider the full environmental impact that your company has, and explore new ways to minimize your carbon footprint with remanufactured office cubicles. Investing in eco-friendly office furniture is a small change that can make …Read More

How To Create A Welcoming Reception Area

It may be a cliché, but it’s the truth: You never get a second chance to make a good first impression. This old adage rings particularly true in the business world. Once a visitor enters your office space, they instantly make up their minds about you and your company. In a glance, they decide how trustworthy you are, if you’re successful and, oftentimes, if you’re good enough to do business …Read More

Size Matters When It Comes To Selecting Your Next Office Chair

Office cubicle dwellers are often required to sit daily in their office chair for extended hours.  Choosing a proper office chair that will suit your particular needs can be a challenge, but it’s important. Using a chair that does not support your body type can lead to discomfort and pain in the neck, shoulders and back. When selecting your next office chair, it is important for you to choose a chair …Read More

Improve the Company’s Bottom Line by Greening the Office Space

In business, “going green” is more than a clever marketing slogan: it’s a way of acting responsibly toward your customers, employees, the environment and your balance sheet. Jode Roberts, Communications Director of the David Suzuki Foundation, a Vancouver-based environmental awareness organization says greening your workplace is one of the best ways to improve your company’s bottom line. Greening the office space has limitless possibilities – it starts with good furniture, good lighting, …Read More

Fun Office Cubicle DIY Accessories To Brighten Up Your Day

Office cubicles were first designed in the 1960 giving workers “moveable walls” which allowed them to create and customize their very own personal workspaces.  Though times have changed, and it can feel like you’re working out of a cardboard box sometimes, the office cubicle still has the chance to become your own special office space.  All you have to do is give it some flair – make it your own!  We’ve compiled …Read More