Cadem ~ Template by entiri
sales@impactoffice.ca  |  (604) 215.9797 | BLOG  |  Facebook Twitter Google+

Impact Office Blog

5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Office and Boost Productivity!

Little Goblins - Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Here are our tips to help you stay organized and make your office a place of productivity…


The sun is starting to shine and the last thing anyone wants to be doing is working, inside, away from the fresh air and vitamin D. Spring is here and now is the perfect time to tackle any mess in your office! Why? Spring-cleaning your workspace can help boost your productivity, get more work done, feel more accomplished and could even get you back outside more often!

Tip #1: Filing System

Take advantage of productivity tools to help you keep your filing organized. Whether you need to tame a mountain of paperwork or sort through digital docs, there is a system that exists to help you tackle the heap. Our traditional filing systems will help keep the necessary paperwork in its place. Also try using colour to help visually keep tasks and notes sorted.

Tip #2: Make Big Notes

When a project is big and you’ve got multiple people working together, using dry-erase boards can be a huge help. Using a board can assist you in establishing goals, keeping important tasks on your radar and maintaining a sense of urgency (even while the sun shines temptingly out the windows!). Try our glass boards for a clean, stylish, yet productive addition to your office décor.

Tip #3: Keep Your Desk (and Desktop) Clear

There’s a lot to do on the job and having a chaotic desk will do nothing to help you maintain your productivity and sanity at work. Take the time to do a desk clear out of unnecessary paper, clutter and throw out pens that no longer work. As they say, a tidy space makes for a tidy mind! Don’t forget your computer desktop too!

Tip #4: Plants

Put plants in your office and breath deeply! Plants can help bring freshness and peace of the great outdoors into your space. We wrote all about how awesome plants are in a workspace and boosting your health is just one of the benefits.

Tip #5: Plan Your Time

This may seem obvious but it’s one tip that often gets forgotten. Create a routine and try to stick to it. For example, block out specific times in your day to address emails. Constantly jumping from task to inbox and back can eat up your time. Another technique is to dedicate blocks of time to get a task done. For example, try focusing on a task for 25 minutes before taking a short mental break.

Happy Spring Cleaning and wishing you a productive season!

(Image via Pexels

Trackback Link
http://www.impactoffice.ca/BlogRetrieve.aspx?BlogID=14899&PostID=1450366&A=Trackback
Trackbacks
Post has no trackbacks.

Recent Posts


Tags

Ignition Task chair Simon Fraser University rentals design focus productivity wellness Keyboard Tray Made In Canada solutions coworking Colours cleanair Honesty product walking new product line filing desks Google office chairs Teaming Station moving Tomorrowland sping BC Biomedical Laboratories office chairs, foot pedestals spring cleaning Evolve lighting Intel scheme CPU Holder work style productions thank you thermofoil surfaces green Lululemon Athletica office health shared workspace holidays nature cleaning props yellow Teaming reduce sit stand desk stretching foot pedestals Evolve Workstation classroom firstimpressions Impcat Office guest seating standing teacher 1-800-GOT-JUNK? gift guide Manufacturing stimulate Bridges II ergonomics Workstations cubicle effective Huddle entrepreneurs communal desks Electric Height Adjustable Desk infographic Collaborative fit red organization seating imgaination health film standing desks Impact Office SFU office relocation Northern Contours tables design matters blue recycle Impact Props environment organizing eO Rolls-Royce Integrity collaboration Monitor Arm chairs Lululemon wood veneer Workscape office furniture BBB biking Global Contract small companies Voi Cisco plants gift foot accessories home office Heartwood boardroom reused furniture Community Canadian Tucana Tables privacy membrane press technology Vancouver Open Concept efficient Flock Seating shared office office versatile sitting George Clooney storage prop rental television white Evolve Benching Solutions sustainability lounge movies small businesses Motive sit to stand tips Saskatchewan atmosphere workspace Good Business Practices design Trust stress-free HON Cube 3 spring reuse students reception video

Archive