Every day I walk into the office, I’m blinded by the starkness of the cubicles staring back at me. I, like most people, don't enjoy working in a cubicle, which is why I decided to design mine in a way that invokes peace and serenity.
I spent many years unhappy in the workplace simply because I didn't take the time to think about how my surroundings affected me. Then I realized that the workspace is what you make of it, so I should fill mine with objects I truly love.
Now, instead of dreading sitting at a desk each day, I watch my cubicle watch me. I feel like I've created a temple of sorts—a space where my work day does not feel like work. The positivity that surrounds me has become positivity I radiate to my co-workers and clients.
Here are some ways to transform your desk into a place that actually makes you happy.