Spruce Up Your Office Space

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While the cookie-cutter configuration for most offices can work for some, it is not conducive for everyone. If your office space requires a revamping, there are some ways to make it a more effective working environment. Your goal is to get as much accomplished during your work day as possible and your office layout can help or hinder that objective.

When it comes to having the more optimal office space, there are some concepts you should consider. 

Optimize Organization

One of the best ways to become more productive at the office is to stay organized. Your office furniture can have a lot to do with this. A messy desk is never a good thing for an employee. When it comes to how you are able to function at your desk, you need one that has the right storage and features that make it easier to stay organized.

Having the right amount of storage space can help you keep files in order so you are able to go right to the one you need without wasting time. Even mobile file cabinets can be a great asset to your space. If you have some freedom in your office design, shelves are a great addition if you have books and binders that need a home. 

Handle Space Restraints

One size does not fit all when it comes to offices. If you have a small office that does not accommodate much furniture, you may have to get creative. This means finding the right style of furniture that allows you to stay organized while keeping your office functional and aesthetically appealing. Choose a desk that has a good wire management system.

You don't want to get tangled up in cords every time you step into your office. Many desks have a wire management system that allows the cords to remain hidden and out of the way. You also want to think about storage for accessories. Some desk come with their own printer compartment that allows you to keep it close but out of the way. 

Consider Your Location

One of the easily missed concepts of planning your space is the lighting and entrances. It is always a good idea to have your space facing the door so you are better prepared when people walk into your office. If your office has windows, you want to set up your desk in an area that takes advantage of the light, but eliminates you from being distracted by glares. This may take some trial and error to find the right spot for your desk. 


26 March 2015

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