A sit to stand workstation provides many benefits to offices. It’s a win-win solution because both the staff and the company actually benefits from the setup.
Many office employees now are becoming aware of the health effects of sitting too long. Our modern lives have become sedentary and it results to many physical (even mental) conditions that we have to bear for the rest of our lives.
That’s why many managers now install standing desks and workstations in their offices. It&r..
The best adjustable standing desk will help you and your staff become healthier. Aside from being popular in many offices in Canberra and NSW, these office desks with adjustable heights will stay here no matter the times.
It’s not only a trend. Many people now (especially the office employees) understand the health effects of prolonged sitting. The effects accumulate especially if it’s done every day.
Aside from health effects, many offices now have an adjustable standing desk ..
How to Make 2017 Healthier at Work
By Cameron Young
Organizations across the world have an increased desire to improve employee wellbeing. Improving holistic wellbeing in the workplace will lead to a better workday and better work performance.
Here are five ways to make this your healthiest year at work.
Get on your feet
It’s a positive for your physical wellbeing to get out of your desk chair at frequent intervals throughout the day. Take a walk aroun..
Regardless of its employee count, setting and business profile, any company should implement a series of cost-effective, aesthetically pleasing storage solutions to take its daily operations to a whole new level. The best storage systems available on the market display an optimal balance between form and function and provide numerous benefits.
What Should One Expect from Modern Office Storage Options?
These days, quality storage options with an ingenious design blend in seamlessly with exi..
A great way for Canberra companies to begin 2017 and ensure it will be a productive year is to invest in new office furniture, in a change of scenery. Trendy office furniture, in neatly organized, well-aired, and well-lit offices, could boost employee productivity, help strengthen company culture, and make a good impression on company clients. But what does trendy mean?
4 Trends in Office Furniture Canberra That Companies Are Expected to Embrace in 2017
1. Pods – Canberra open offic..
Making a First Impression
What does a visitor notice first when walking into an office?
Usually, the appearance of the room makes a first impression. Good, bad, or otherwise, what the room looks like has the power to impact anyone who comes through the door. Outdated furniture or high-walled cubicles can offer a taste of what has become a prime concern for business owners: company culture.
Outsiders notice it, but more importantly, employees want a great one. Increasingly, those intervi..
How to Turn Any Corner into a More Productive Workspace with Our Office Furniture
In spite of the fact that they spend more than eight hours a day inside their offices, very few people can actually say that they tap into their full potential every single day at work and are 100% satisfied with their overall performance. Some blame their poor organising skills for their shortcomings, while others choose to take a closer look at their surroundings and realise that the particularities of their ..
Do you want your business to be more successful? Do you want your clients to take you seriously from the moment they walk into your business? If your answer is yes to these two questions, then you need to give some attention to your reception area.
Your reception area design, whether you’re a hotel, a practice, or an office, will send a big message about you. When you’re shopping for office furniture in Canberra for your waiting area, you need pieces that make it look professional..
Office life is typically associated with a hum-drum atmosphere, but the workstations in Canberra challenge that image every day by providing employees with an assortment of office desk systems and uniquely designed furnishings that smash this stereotype and offer a work environment that is colourful, interesting, and creative. Here are 3 Unique Office Furniture “Must-Haves"!
Unusual Selections: Ottomans, “Diamond” Pieces, and Unconventional Office Chairs (“Sl..
The individuals you employ and your property location are the biggest expenses in your business. Hence, they are your most important assets. If you, like many successful business operators care and about their assets or want to improve them, it is imperative you optimise your workplace space and culture.
Happy Staff Increases Productivity
Happy workers are more productive, than those that are dissatisfied and unhappy. It has been suggested that happy workers can be up to 12% more productiv..
Good flow in an office includes a lot of factors: a flexible environment that is intuitive, allows freedom of movement, and includes all of the proper desks, chairs, and equipment. When the office environment works, the whole system, including the people, work better, too. Here is how to achieve the best flow in an office to increase productivity for workstations in Canberra.
Arrange Office Furniture in Canberra the Right Way
According to Lois Goodell of Inc., modern offices support collab..
When it comes to productivity at work, a comfortable chair can make all the difference. An employee who is more comfortable at his or her workspace may be more productive during the workday if the office furniture is ergonomic.
According to research conducted by experts in workplace safety, ergonomic office chairs can benefit employees by offering solutions such as:
Greater job satisfaction
When men and women in the workplace..
A neatly organised and comfortable office is not meant to be simply nice to look at, it can be a powerful factor in your team's productivity. Fortunately, office desk systems in Canberra now go above and beyond the standard cubicle farm. Learn how to take advantage of this trend next time you redecorate your office floor.
Inspiring Creativity, Not Distraction
Creative workers are money-making workers, as long as they're not stuck in a dull, monochromous space. On the other hand, ex..
When you need office desks and other furniture for your business, think Aurora. Our company has been in operation for several years, and we understand that every business has a unique set of requirements.
No Company Is the Same
Every business has its own mission and its own brand image. Few furniture stores take into account the importance of brand image in terms of the style and layout of the work space. For example you would probably take a double look if the bank used hair dryer station..
1. Build Breakout Spaces with vision of creating space for employees to relax on their breaks. There is also opportunity to add vibrant colours which will give your workspace an uplifting feel.
2. Choose Ergonomic Furniture because investing in ergonomic chairs and sit-stand desks will be the greatest investment you’ll ever make in your staff, they’ll feel much more comfortable and happier for it.
3. Clear the Clutter as an untidy office is never inviting. Provide staff with ad..
We cannot emphasize enough how important it is to get your office environment right. Creating a professional, positive and welcoming workplace not only helps to create the right impression when clients walk through the door, it also makes an amazing difference to employee morale and overall workforce productivity.
The long-term physical consequences of spending all day working with inappropriate or ill-fitting office furniture and equipment have also been widely cited. We have seen many busin..
With 2016 underway, if you haven’t already - now is the time to consider New Year’s resolutions. Personal resolutions aside, as an office manager your business goals could include making some improvements around the office. January is often a somewhat slow month for many businesses, which means it is the perfect time to install new furniture or make layout changes. Take a look at our new office kit and consider the benefits of investing in attractive office furniture in Canberra.
If you have been looking for the ideal seating for your office, it is time to visit us in Canberra for ergonomic chairs. You see, one of the most common complaints you will get from your employees is the discomfort of their chairs which can result in aching backs and increased sick days. With ergonomic seats you can reduce and possibly eliminate this problem.
The Beauty of Ergonomic Chairs
Research shows that these chairs are indeed factors in your employee’s productivity. The ..
Aurora Office Furniture are excited to announce successful completion of a furniture refit to the Craig Building at the Australian National University. The refurbishment consisted of the supply and installation of AFRDI approved products including, 51 x Electric Sit n Stand desks, Screens, Soft wiring, Cable management, Task chairs, Visitors chairs, Breakout chairs, Meeting tables, Bookcases, Monitor arms, CPU holders and other associated items. Project management of the refurbishment was s..
Sitting all day at your desk is associated with a range of health problems, including obesity, cardiovascular disease and muscular pains. The benefits of using standing workstations are worth it. Standing at your desk allows natural body movements, continual use of your muscles, aids blood circulation and also helps burn more calories. However, this is not to say that we should all be standing for 8 hours a day! The key is to split your time between standing and sitting, as well as..
Designing and creating a spacious work environment is one way to inspire creativity, effectiveness and personal achievement into you workspace. No matter what size your office is you can still create a sense of space. These are some ideas:
Un-clutter – design the space with clever and effective storage facilities.
Transparent finishes – Glass screens or glass table tops are small ways that can help let more light in and make a space feel more open.
Use natural light – Open those window..