Wednesday, 3 December 2014
Right now, you’re probably thinking about which office fitouts in Brisbane will help stimulate your employees’ creativity and productivity. After all, a fantastic workspace can easily encourage employees to give it their all and stay loyal to your business. With that in mind, here are a few tips to help you design an office that your employees will love working in: Order is everything When ordering furniture, remember two things. First, order as early as possible to avoid pushing back the opening date of your new office due to late deliveries. Second, your furniture should match the branding of your company. Few things confuse employees (and clients) than calling yourself a modern company, but having classic, bulky furniture.
A fantastic workspace can easily boost the productivity of your employees. Keep the following tips on Brisbane office fitouts in mind when designing your office.
Monday, 1 December 2014
The average Australian office employee works a 38 hour week. This adds up to over 1,800 hours per year spent inside an office. With a substantial amount of time spent working, you should try to provide your employees with an office chair that keeps them comfortable throughout the day. A comfortable chair provides many benefits. One example is that it makes concentrating on the work-at-hand easier when seated comfortably. Another is that a good office chair can easily prevent back pain issues from surfacing. According to research, roughly 80 percent of the adult Australian population experience back pain at some time. Occasionally, the pain can be so severe that it prevents that person from performing daily tasks, much less work efficiently. You can minimise the chance of this happening in your office by choosing the right chair for your office fitout in Brisbane. When doing so, keep the following in mind:
Saturday, 15 November 2014
Office space is something that most businesses feel they never have enough of. Of course, renting or leasing a bigger place also translates to larger costs, and a business might not be willing or able to shoulder the additional expense. According to Urban Group, a Brisbane office fitout company, if you can’t afford to get more space, then maximise whatever room you do have. Below are a few tips to help you do so: Ditch Paper The more paper documents you print out, the more shelving space you’ll need. Consequently, the more filing cabinets your office has, the less work space you can utilise. To avoid this scenario, stick to electronic documents whenever possible—your employees and the planet will thank you for it.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
People spend most of their adult lives at work, so office design is crucial not just in maintaining employees’ well-being but in improving their productivity as well. Chances are you, too, have an open-plan layout and are also dealing with the downsides that come with it. Fortunately, Urban Group, a Brisbane office fitout company, says there are ways to improve your current setup to boost employee satisfaction and productivity. Allow Mobility The truth is, open-plan offices favor extroverts. After all, it encourages people to collaborate with everyone else, often to the detriment of the ‘Silent Sam’ or ‘Timid Tina’ of your office. This is where allowing workers some freedom of mobility can prove useful.
Thursday, 14 August 2014
Every company knows that employees are their greatest assets and that their needs should never be taken for granted. Apart from the compensation and benefits, workers do require reliable tools as well as a safe, comfortable, and clean working environment. Sadly, many companies have overlooked the latter, resulting in preventable losses. Aesthetics aside, a minimalist and straightforward office design will work just as well as a funky, wildly decorated one. The décor would be a reflection of the company image you want to project. As long as the basics of comfort and cleanliness are there, your company will do fine. Office interiors in Brisbane are usually finished in neutral tones with touches of bright colour to make the rooms come alive without distracting the employees.
Monday, 11 August 2014
A Gold Coast or Brisbane office ─ like an office in any city ─ shouldn’t be made of just four walls and people working within them. Great office design can easily inspire employees to be more productive. Whether your workplace is situated in your garage or in the city’s CBD, a creative Brisbane office fitout from Urban Group will definitely make a strong impression on everyone. In an article in 99u.com, New York Marketing Professor Adam Alter analyses the office interiors of Google and Pixar as collaborative spaces which contribute to their employees' harmony and consequent success.