A cluttered office table always tells you about the owner. So does an empty glass left overnight on the boardroom table. Small things say volumes about us. And sometimes they are not just small things. How we handle our office environment will always be louder than the services we deliver. That’s why it’s important to pay attention to our work environment, not because we are perfectionists but because impression matters, I mean, even the good book says “man looks on the outside”. so as you get your workday started, look out for the little in house things that may spoil your company  image. We can start with these Reception Of course first things first, because most of our clientele physically arrive here first, put some thought to it.  A neat paint wouldn’t hurt; your company vision (rather than the CEO’s first born son’s   picture) could hang somewhere visible. Because reception areas often act as waiting areas too, the perception your visitors have about your company could fail or succeed at your reception, and yeah, make sure you position somebody receptive-yes,to match. General hygiene Sounds obvious? Of course, but the general sanitation of your office goes a long way in ensuring not just good health but an impression on those who drop by. Keep Kitchenware out of office,make use of  trashcans in the  office and remember to talk to the accounts office about a good remuneration for the cleaners too, if you don’t –it might reflect. Courtesy You rarely learn this at university but  The Miriam Webster dictionary defines courtesy as or  “behavior marked by polished manners or respect for others”. Unspoken staff behavior will always go a long way in ensuring   good relations among staff and it’s […]