For example, Environmental psychologist and principal at “Design With Science,” Sally Augustin, Ph.D. says that shades of green have been linked to enhanced creative thinking. Creativity at work is important for all roles, as it can be anything from creating marketing tactics, or the best ways to analyze data on a spreadsheet. She suggested that when painting or decorating walls, choose a hue that’s quiet and calming, rather than busy and loud such as a sage, or sea-foam green. Sally explains that
It is also suggested that avoiding shades of red can be effective at preventing negative outcomes in analytical performance.
Since in most cases, we are not able to move into our office and paint the walls whatever
A research study(PDF) carried out by Dr. Roger S. Ulrich of Texas A&M University and Helen Russell, Surrey University, England have revealed plants significantly lower workplace stress and enhance productivity.
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Have you ever heard of the term “eco-office?” Well, now you have! An eco-office is an office or workspace that focuses primarily on using eco-friendly products and adopts environmentally friendly practices into everyday procedures. Eco-offices emphasize...
A great way to reduce stress and dissatisfaction in the workplace is to decorate your desk. Having personal items around your desk helps you feel ownership, and therefore makes you more comfortable and at ease.
Guest blogger, Kevin Jones, explains how you can actively combat the negative effects of sitting.
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