Workplace Styling – Invest in Wellbeing

Did you know that the styling of a workplace can have a significant impact on staff productivity?

The environment in which employees work can affect their mood, motivation, and overall well-being, all of which can ultimately impact their productivity levels.

The Perfectly Sorted main considerations when reviewing your workspace….

1. Importance of creating a comfortable work environment:
Employees spend a significant amount of their day in the office, so it is crucial to create a space that is comfortable and enjoyable to be in. This can include factors such as temperature control, comfortable seating, and good lighting.

2. Consider the layout of the space:
The layout of the office can have a significant impact on productivity. Employers should consider whether an open-plan office or private workstations are more suitable for their team's needs.

3. Use colour to boost productivity:
Colour can affect mood and energy levels. Consider using colours that are known to boost productivity, such as shades of blue, green, or yellow.

4. Lighting:
Good lighting is essential for productivity and employee well-being. Employers should aim for a balance of natural and artificial lighting, which can reduce eye strain, boost mood, and improve productivity.

5. Incorporate plants and greenery:
Research has shown that plants can improve air quality, boost mood, and reduce stress levels. Consider incorporating plants into the office design to create a more inviting and calming workspace.

6. Personalisation:
Employees are more likely to be productive and engaged in a workspace that feels personalised to them. Encourage employees to personalise their workstations with photos, plants, and other décor that reflects their personality.

7. Casual meeting space:
Often located in more casual spaces such as lounges or break rooms, offering a relaxed environment for smaller or less formal meetings.

Can be furnished with comfortable seating and decor that creates a comfortable atmosphere.

Can be more flexible, allowing for impromptu meetings or conversations that can lead to spontaneous ideas and collaborations.

Overall, creating a workspace that is comfortable, well-lit, and personalised can lead to increased productivity and employee satisfaction.

If you are considering an office space makeover – chat to our Styling Team today, with several recent office makeovers – we would be delighted to share other client’s experiences and the positive impacts to their businesses.