Tips for an Office Fitout
The way office spaces are designed is more important than people might usually expect. As much as possible, offices must foster customer experience, while at the same time, encourage productivity and interaction among your employees. Far too often, dull office spaces with little to no thought put into the layout bring down productive potential.
Improving your work environment will help you yield impressive results. Here are some changes you can make to improve your office space for the whole team.
Tips to Improve your Office Space
Keep a wide array of designated areas
Lunchrooms and lounges help build working relationships and provide spaces where your employees can relax. Breaks improve brain function, which will help them come up with stellar ideas that could benefit the whole company. Maximise these spaces with casual, comfortable furniture and decor.
Take advantage of colour psychology
Studies have proven that colour associations stimulate the brain. Using the right hues can elicit great functional responses from employees and clients. Generally, dull colours need to be replaced with vibrant ones. This helps boost energy, morale, and creativity.
Utilise an open plan for better communication
The hierarchy enforced by private offices is quickly becoming obsolete. An open plan encourages coworkers to work together and emphasises a working environment where everyone is treated with respect and consideration. This lets your employees know that their ideas are just as valuable as anyone else’s.
Install lockers, shelves, and cabinets
Providing storage space encourages organisation, as well as respect for personal boundaries. With small office space, storage options help reduce clutter. Clean, efficient-looking office spaces leave great impressions on clients and coworkers alike.
Personalise the space with brand awareness
Incorporating your company’s vision into your office fit out design is a great way to let your client get to know you right off the bat. It also serves as a daily reminder to your employees and coworkers what kind of image they’re working to achieve. Lettering, art, sculptures, or furniture help showcase your business’s identity and set you apart from the rest.
Want to know how Gypworks can create a custom look for your property? Give us a call today. Let’s discuss your options.