Athina shares some insights on how to optimize space when working in the office, remote or hybrid environments.
Decluttering is one technique to optimize personal space without sacrificing the aesthetics and comfort of how one lives in their personal, social, and/or work environments. This can be accomplished by categorizing all goods, such as books, clothes, and devices, and removing any items that are no longer required. Items should also be stored in an organized manner, such as in drawers or on shelves.
Vertical storage solutions are another approach to maximize personal space. This could include hanging objects on walls or employing storage cabinets that are hung from the ceiling. This can assist to free up more floor space and give the room a more orderly appearance.
Another option is to employ multi-functional furniture. This might include ottomans that double as a coffee table and extra seating, as well as folding chairs that can be packed away when not in use. These things can help to utilize available space without sacrificing comfort or beauty.
For hot desking tips, consider the below ideas if they are of any interest to you:
When organizing space for hot desking, it is critical to ensure that the environment is both efficient and pleasant. This can be accomplished by designating places for each employee, such as cubicles or desks with partitions, and providing each employee with comfortable chairs and suitable storage solutions. Furthermore, hot desking places should have adequate power outlets, Wi-Fi access, and natural light.
It is also important to keep the room tidy and clutter-free. Establishing a structure for arranging the workspace, such as allocating each employee a dedicated area or cubicle while ensuring that objects are placed neatly and out of the way can help with this.
Finally, it is crucial to create an environment that promotes productivity. This can be accomplished by allowing enough natural light into the space, personalizing it with plants and artwork, and ensuring appropriate ventilation. Additionally, employers can think about providing facilities like coffee, food, and comfy seating places to assist establish an inviting and productive workplace.
Meet Our Contributor — Athina Zisi
Athina is the Chief Operations Officer of Energy Casino, a relatively young but quickly growing iGaming company. As a COO, she has helped implement remote work and hot desking in her company. This required her to work with her HR staff to educate their employees on how to best optimize personal space.