How to find out if you’re under utilising your office space

Take a quick look around your office… How much of your office space is optimised for your needs? Whether it’s for your team, clients, or practice, a lack of office space can hinder productivity and your overall business. In fact, around 25% of commercial office space is unused. If you have an office space that is cramped and unconducive to work, the tips below will help you make the most of your space. Map out your needs Small or cramped spaces is one of the major killers of workplace productivity. Perhaps there was once a need for a room dedicated […]

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Four no-fuss office area redesigns to consider for the end of financial year

The financial year is nearly over, your employees have worked hard to get to this point, and the next few weeks stand to be some of the busiest of the year. Once the financial year is over, rewarding your company and employees with fresh spaces and new ideas is a great way to boost your team’s morale and productivity. Kick off the new financial year by giving yourself a fresh start and make a conscious impact on the success of the year to come. The below office-area redesign ideas can serve as a great starting point for your new office […]

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How to fit out a small business office

Considering a fit out for a small business office? It can seem like a significant challenge for your business at first. You might be thinking of the time and budget constraints and suddenly it can seem near impossible to achieve the goal of a workspace that works for you. Hiring a fit out specialist is the best way to tailor your office in a cost effective and efficient way and make the most of a smaller space. Here are a few quick tips that the best of the best in the fit out world always consider: Know your limits Within […]

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Moving to a new space vs. an existing office redesign

One trap that can trick an enthusiastic first timer to redoing an office space is treating an office redesign as though it were a fitout for a whole new space. This can prove to be very costly for the business owner, and the mistakes that come from confusing the two can really set back a fit out and threaten its overall success. In this post, we’ll point out some of the subtle intricacies that can catch out the untrained eye so you’ll be able to notice the differences between fit outs for a new space as opposed to an office […]

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3 ways to cut the cost of your office fit out

Making the decision to move your office doesn’t mean you need to blow your budget. There are easy ways to make savings and cut the cost of your new office fit out. Save on your fit out with these three tips: Is a new location necessary? This question is always the first option to consider. One of the biggest costs associated with a new office is the need for relocation, so it’s important to decide whether it’s truly necessary. Is your current space too small? Or is the location an inconvenience? Remember, you can always tweak and refurbish your existing office and […]

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5 Steps to a Successful Office Fitout: Preparing for Your Fitout

In this series, we’ll discuss the important (but sometimes overlooked) steps in achieving a successful office fitout! Getting started on your office fitout can feel like climbing a very steep (and very daunting) mountain. But like most challenging tasks, preparation is always key. In time, your fitout will be a huge milestone for your business and employees. Its impacts will be profound in the day-to-day life of your team and it will reenergise your space and company culture. Breaking your fitout into stages is the best way to tackle it efficiently. Work through each stage with focus and you’ll avoid […]

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