The space where we do our work matters. Americans who are employed full time now work an average of 47 hours a week. In addition, employee expectations for their workplace experience are increasing, and many expect all the comforts of home in their office. Some companies are responding by piling on the amenities like custom designed spaces for different personality types and bottomless snacks. However, more important than perks is a workspace that supports your productivity and positivity, whether it’s your individual desk or your entire office.
In my role, I have the opportunity to talk with office managers, administrators, and leaders about how they run their office and what inspires them to do their best work. Whether you’re looking to reorganize your personal workstation or get ideas for a major office redesign, these strategies can enable you to create a space you look forward to coming to every day. [Read more…]