Most office building owners and managers know the value of landscaping outside of their buildings. But many don’t know that landscaping the inside of their buildings is just as valuable. Interior landscaping gives tenants and visitors a good first impression of your building and sets your building apart from lesser-quality buildings, says Michael Laney, senior […]
Having a few green companions in the office can turn workers as sluggish as vegetables into more productive beings, a new survey by Texas A&M University shows. In “The Impact of Flowers and Plants on Workplace Productivity,” behavioral scientists in the university’s Center for Health Systems and Design found that men who work among live plants and flowers generate 15 percent more ideas, and women generate more creative, flexible solutions to problems.