A well-conceptualized office space has a positive impact on the productivity and efficiency of employees. Businesses are now paying more attention to detail to provide a comfortable and effective workspace for every employee. If we talk specifically about the workstation, there are many designs that are currently trending in the industry. In this blog post, we list the four most popular workstation concepts.
ESSENTIAL WORKPLACE DESIGN TRENDS 2017 –
1. SIT TO STAND WORKSTATION
Sitting for prolonged hours could be an invitation to health problems, yet many offices opt for the traditional desk and chair concept. A sit to stand workstation with a height adjustable tables and desk offers the mobility that employees need to stay organized and active, along with increased health benefits.
2. EXTENDED WORK SURFACE STATION
Studies claim that messy desks foster creativity. It is a good idea to provide an extended work space so employees have space to be creative. The extended work space could also be used for impromptu desk-side meetings.
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3. MANAGERIAL COLLABORATIVE WORKSTATION
A managerial collaborative workstation often helps team members open up with their supervisors and communicate with colleagues in a better way. If two employees need to collaborate on projects or reports on a regular basis, this workstation design is a perfect set up.
4. MINIMALIST WORKSTATION
If your employees spend only a few hours at a desk, a minimalist workstation is the ideal choice. You can keep personal storage cabinets at the workspace, especially if the team interchanges their space. A minimalist workstation improves the line-of-sight across the floor and can increase communication.
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While many office space design experts claim that “death of the cubicle” is a real trend, we couldn’t agree more, given the fact that more businesses are turning to versatile furniture to provide a better work environment to their employees. To meet the evolving demands of businesses, Merge Works combines engineering and innovative design to transform offices into beautiful workspaces that promote collaboration while providing the visual and sound privacy workers need to stay focused and productive. To learn more about our product range, feel free to call us at (888) 464-6053 or shop online.