Employers take note: white walls and bright fluorescent lights do not inspire creativity.
Anyone who has tried to work while a nearby building is undergoing noisy construction knows how surroundings can impact productivity. Researches have taken that observation a step further and found how subtle changes in the workplace — such as the color of the walls, the brightness of lights, and even the smell around us — can affect our mental work state. Here’s what they found:
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