Productivity and creativity in the workplace are essential to happy employees and healthy company culture, but is there an easy way to achieve it? Read below for four very clever and creative ways to improve the lifestyle in your office which can lead to a more productive workplace.
Desks, in general, weren‘t given much attention in innovative design and conceptualisation beyond the flat surface with four legs for ages, however, the attention they deserve as a creative piece of furniture has become more apparent over recent years. Whether you need a desk with more technical capabilities, a more streamlined design, a surface that is more space-conscious or to encourage more exercise, there is a desk made for you. Take a look at these 10 incredible and creative designs: http://ow.ly/yABH30oYM3e
Healthy Body, Healthy Mind
It’s no secret that healthy eating provides better mental and physical energy, both of which are needed to work productively. Many companies are recognising the benefits of providing their employees with healthy lunch and snack options to munch on throughout the day. If you‘re considering incorporating nutrition into your company culture to improve the office lifestyle, read here for some of South Africa‘s favourite healthy snack options: http://ow.ly/CV8k30oYMh2
At Sonae Arauco we have adopted this at our head office, where we have a healthy fruit basket delivered twice a week, free for employees to enjoy.
Smart Posture Monitoring
Posture has an effect on our work productivity as sitting badly can cause neck ache, back pain, and even trigger our brains into feeling lethargic. Lumo Bodytech has developed a small, innovative, wearable device that monitors your posture while you are seated or standing and vibrates gently to let you know when your posture has slipped while in the office. Read more about the Lumo Lift Posture Monitor here: http://ow.ly/5mMy30p2zML
The Mobile Office: Phone Document Scanner Apps
As working hours become more flexible so the office moves more and more ‘out of the office‘ Travel and coffee shop meetings become the norm, businessmen and women need to find ways of taking the usual office equipment with them. Mobile office apps have made this a reality, especially apps that help us scan important documents while we are out and about. For the top 10 document scanner apps and their capabilities for iOs and Android, read here: http://ow.ly/8xpf30oYMB7
With these innovative ways to improve your office lifestyle, you can rest assured that the workplace will become far happier.
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