Green Workplaces, Productive Employees

August 25th, 2010

Are you thinking about an office renovation? Looking to spruce up the workplace?  If so, you’ve probably toyed with the idea of introducing green elements into the new design of your office.  Many people consider the idea, then dismiss it, wondering if it’s really worth the extra research and potential cost.  Turns out, it may …

Celebrating the Sun

July 31st, 2010

Celebrate the sun with solar myths, recycled cardboard light fixtures, update your living room with summer color, add light and safety to your nights with glow-in-the-dark stair nosings and finish up with golden life lessons.

Suggestions for recent Interior Design Graduates

July 20th, 2010

Congratulations on your interior design degree. The next thing on your agenda is to find a job if your internship didn’t change into one. I have been an interior designer for 18 years now. Here are some things that I have found useful while job hunting.

Spring is in the air and it is time for some color!

April 13th, 2010

Spring is in the air and it is time for some color! Here are some articles on various kinds of color for your enjoyment.

Fulfilling your dreams

March 18th, 2010

Don’t know how to fulfill your dream offices or home design? An Interior design will bring your dreams to life in the built environment.

QuoteActions

January 21st, 2010

I enjoy reading inspirational quotes and even more than that, I like to act on the ideas I read about. I would like to send you a gift to brighten your day. My gift is an invitation to receive QuoteActions.These short email messages contain an interesting or inspirational quote followed by a recommended action …

Definition of Responsibility

January 7th, 2010

Responsibility has always been a favorite attribute of mine. Years ago, I have attended multiple seminars presented by Landmark Education. I have kept this definition in my office memo files to share with co-workers. This is a concept that has been very useful to reduce my stress level. It is empowering …

7 Workplace Etiquette Tips to Build Teamwork in Any Economy By Rachel Wagner

November 24th, 2009

No one would dispute that today’s gloomy economic news is a concern for workers everywhere. But, did you know that showing workplace courtesy and respect to those in your department or team is a winning way to build up your team?
Workplace etiquette pays in two ways for you and your team. First, it elevates you …

Art for the Office

November 10th, 2009

You might be wondering why a commercial interior designer keeps posting items about home décor. The reason is simple. Great design does not always mean high cost. There are so many ideas out there that can be modified slightly to work in office environments. Offices need a bit of “decorating” to …

Easy way to WOW your holiday party guests

November 5th, 2009

We are moving into the holiday season. This time of year has the largest percentage of semi-formal to formal entertaining events. I am sure you have at least one holiday party on the horizon that you are planning for work or at home. One easy way to jazz up the table is …