Your phone lying next to you, the coffee in front of you which is held by a coffee chat every hour. These are all factors that could cause you to be distracted. These methods ensure that your workplace is tackled, so you can be more productive.
Maybe you’ve already bought earplugs and a stress ball, but you can add more to your workplace to increase your productivity.
A good chair
We hope your boss already settled this, but if this is not so, it is important for him/her to make clear that it’s very necessary. Nowadays denotes when the majority of jobs throughout the day at the computer. A good chair is, therefore, essential. It ensures that you can sit upright. Good posture prevents muscles that are overworked and ensuing complaints. It can, of course, infers when to change positions all the time because you suffer from your muscles. The best would be an adjustable desk for standing work.
Bring nature with you to your office. Research has shown that individuals who watched recovered faster from nature images of fatigue. After seeing these pictures they could concentrate. A plant on your desk is a good start for increased productivity.
The correct height
Make sure your chair is at the right height. This also applies to your screen. Do you workload off your neck after a day? Then one of these two unlikely adjusted. This can be determined very simple. Stick a piece of paper in the middle of your screen, on 2/3. Adjust your chair so that your eyes are exactly at the height of the paper and then you have the correct height.
No man can be productive working 8 hours consecutively. A short break does a wonder. Let your work for what it is, take a cup of coffee, go out a walk round and you can climb that mountain again. When you notice that your concentration weakens, please take a short break of five or ten minutes. You waste a lot more time to continue working while you can not concentrate.
The right light prevents your eyes become dry and tired. Make sure you have lights next to your monitor and then as little as possible from above. When your office is made up of windows and there is enough light from outside it is, of course, perfect.
Messy or tidy?
This depends on the person and the track. For a person in the creative industry is a messy-looking desk probably work better because it stimulates creativity. While a tidy desk promotes good behavior.
And when you have increased productivity, you can finish your work week on Thursday. Nice bonus;)