Just as curb appeal leads to higher occupancy rates in commercial buildings, creating a visually appealing and aesthetically pleasing interior space is just as important to attracting top talent. How do office managers improve the quality of commercial work places? Living walls are a key component to bringing a natural, cool look and feel to […]
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.