The physical location for your business has a direct impact on what people think about your company overall. When people walk into your business, sit in your waiting room, or stand at a front desk, they will get an impression of your company and you absolutely should ensure that they are getting the right impression.
While you may have never thought that much about décor before, it is time to change things. There are certain décor items that should be in your business right now. If they are not, you should take action to change things. Here are the items you must have and why you should have them.
This only applies if you have a waiting room, a credenza, or a meeting space where your customers or clients may spend some time. If you create an uncomfortable environment, there are two things you will be accomplishing: your customers will be unhappy and they will think you do not care about their needs. Your customers will not get a good image of your company if you do this.
Instead, trade in those cold and uncomfortable seats for something more comfortable. You need to create enjoyable spaces for your customers and clients to sit and relax, whether they are waiting to see you or spending some time before a meeting.
A Wall Fountain
This may sound surprising, but water features add an extra element of professionalism to an office space. In addition, you can even have a wall fountain personalized. You can have your logo or even a company phrase imprinted on the back of the fountain with water flowing over it. This is simply professional looking. In addition, a wall fountain will have the added effect of creating a relaxing environment for your clients or customers.
It can be easy to keep a business office or space devoid of color simply because it may seem neutral and more professional. However, keeping a space colorless actually makes it come across as cold, empty, or distant. To connect better with your customers, you actually need to incorporate color in the space. Whether that means you add little touches of color to design elements or you change the whole look of the room, your customers will get a better impression.
The design choices above should be considered must-haves in your office now. These simple changes can make a big difference in the impression your customers have of your company.