The overall condition of a working space influences productivity. Disorganised working spaces can be catastrophic. Maintaining an organised working area and desk allow employees to utilise their time on important tasks and prevent unnecessary waste of time and resources. It will eliminate distractions and help employees stay productive.
What are some of the most significant distractions that you encounter on a typical workday? According to time management figures by dovico.com, an average worker gets interrupted 50-60 average times per day. Distractions come in different forms whether it is the sound of a swinging door to phone calls and unscheduled meetings. Such interferences can leave us feeling unproductive, creating a vicious cycle of deadline chasing.
How much time do you spend in the office? Although workers spend at least eight hours a day in the office, research suggests that an average worker is only productive for around three hours a day. In order to increase productivity in the workplace, it is crucial to invest in products that can enhance communication, time management, and work performance.
This year’s Salone de Mobile, Milano, internationally known as Milan Furniture Fair showcased a hint of nostalgia, featuring the use of colourful hues, pastel tones and 70’s aura of textile patterns. Exhibitors continue to focus on sustainability and how different aesthetic experiences impact health and wellbeing.
Earlier this month, our team attended the Trends & Traditions event in Copenhagen, a fair that celebrates diversity and new trends from Scandinavian designs. One of the major highlights at the fair was a panel discussion on how to promote circular thinking and sustainability in furniture, design, and building sectors.
Is it necessary to take breaks during work? The answer is yes. Overworked employees tend to have higher stress levels which can lead to job burnout. It is crucial to encourage employees to take breaks and to not skip lunches in order to increase workplace wellbeing.
It’s springtime and let’s “Marie Kondo” the workspace! Marie Kondo has been quite a sensation these past few months, sharing her tidying adventures through her viral Netflix show, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. It is possible to apply Kondo's cleaning methods from tidying up at home to clearing up clusters in the workspace.
Furniture is now in the digital age. The way that furniture is designed has been profoundly affected by the rapid change of technology. Many companies are trying to develop furniture products that are adaptable, multifunctional and integrable to consumer electronics to enhance productivity. They want to improve the functionality and sustainable methods of furniture production.
Generating workspaces that are inviting and welcoming can attract and retain employees within the organization. It can help boost creativity and encourage new perspectives. According to a study conducted by Lund University, employee’s creativity is impacted by the physical environment. Factors perceived as facilitators of creativity were interior design and furniture.