When Monday rolls around and it’s time to head for work, do you find yourself fighting the urge to call in sick? Are you working in a “cookie cutter” office space that leaves you uninspired? Try personalizing your space to make work life less ho-hum and more exciting! We have some suggestions for you.
Start with the walls
If you can’t the paint them, you can at least personalize the walls with pops of color that reflect your unique personality. With this home office, wall art is used creatively to offset boring white walls. Blue and orange are contrasting colors, so they play well together. You can also pair yellow and purple, or red and green, to add instant interest.
Play with accessories
There are many accessories that can help liven up your workspace and make things more interesting. You can pick a color theme like this:
Or perhaps you’d rather have a lot of color, like this example:
Not only are indoor plants calming, they are also great for the quality of the air you breathe 40 hours a week. Here is a link to help you care for indoor plants, if you were not blessed with a green thumb.
Bring in a pet
Maybe you need a friend to bounce ideas off of during the day. A fish will always be there to listen. Hopefully they will also pass whatever pet policies you have at your office.
Lastly, don’t be afraid to use humor to make your office more inviting. Here are quotes and sayings that are workplace-inspired. They might just start up some intriguing conversations!