Office Refurbishment

Are you sat in your office whilst reading this? If so are you happy with your surroundings? Do you feel comfortable and motivated? If not, it doesn’t have to be like this and it shouldn’t be. Your office should make you feel relaxed and warm. An office refurbishment doesn’t have to be hard work or expensive, sometimes all it takes is to replace carpet tiles or office furniture to make an office feel different and have a positive effect. Docklands are here to tell you the many ways in which an office refurbishment can help transform your business. It’s a fact that people take pride in their workplace. So if their workspace that they spend the majority of their time at each day, isn’t aesthetically pleasing enough it is bound to affect their morale which in turn affects their productivity. Now as we all know a business needs to be as productive as possible so it’s in their interests to... Continue Reading >>>

Tips to find a Location for Office

Here are some important tips for you when trying to find the ideal commercial office or room for you, or your company: 1 – When you lease a room or business office, do not just analyze physical location, transport links and access – restaurants and banks are also essential services, whose proximity can positively affect the productivity of the entire team. 2 – Beware of leasing a very old building. There may be limitations to the number of telephone lines installed per floor, and some services such as broadband and cable TV. 3 – Will I have place to grow? Ensure the current room facilitates the structure of your business today, and future plan for the years to come. 4 – Set a budget, and ensure that you stick to it- Ensure that if you make alterations to the workplace, you employ a professional in an advisory capacity, as this could avoid additional spending later on in correcting works. 5... Continue Reading >>>

The Influence of Color in your Office

Studies show that colours can affect our perception of situations, and moods within the office. They can also be used to endorse your corporate identity. Yellow – Conveys safety and hope, is youthful, free and positive. A tribute to qualities such as reason, logic, intellect and good decision making.     Orange – Is an anti-depressant and gives strength, stimulation and Invigores. Orange is the colour of joy, humour and helps develop conversation. It helps combat fatigue, improves air flow and increases optimism.   Green – Reminds us of life, harmony and also reflects energy. If used properly it helps create a balanced, southing and calm environment.     Red – Is the colour of motivation, desire and activity. Red is associated with heat, and excitement. It is a colour that awakens the sense of competitiveness, stimulates, and opens the mind. Blue – Reflects deep oceans and clear skies. It promotes quietness, trust, confidence and serenity. This colour is not threatening,... Continue Reading >>>