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 […]
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.
How to Avoid Repetitive Strain Injury ( RSI ) The work pattern of an office executive carries plenty of orthopedic issues – the main complaint is discomfort in the upper limbs, neck, shoulders, and back. Experts say that repetitive strain injury is an injury of the musculoskeletal and nervous systems that may be the result of repetitive tasks, forceful exertions, vibrations, pressing against hard surfaces (mechanical compression), or sustained or awkward positions. Conditions such as RSI tend to be linked to both physical and psychosocial stress. Repetitive Strain Injury ( RSI ) is usually caused by repetitive use of a […]
Studies Show a Clean Desk Makes you 33% more Productive. 33% more profitable actually! Is it because you have less work to muddle up your desktop? Not Really! The study also measured productiveness and organisation talents, and those that stay better arranged not only have tidier offices, but they also waste less time searching for things through piles of documents and spend more time getting their work done. Whether you are naturally neat and clean or untidy could have a lot to do with how you were raised, and whether or not you are a right-brained or left-brained thinker. This […]
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. In an article for JustLuxe, lifestyle author Genelia discusses how a happy workplace can make for a happy employee.
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 Share a […]