Does your reception truly represent who you are as a business? Is it an area you feel proud of? A reception area is your companies first chance to make a great impression. There are many ways in which this can be easily be done.
We have put together some simple tips to help…
No matter the size of your business, there are many ways to create a professional and welcoming reception. Think sleek and modern up to date furniture. Eye-catching furniture shows your business is up to date with trends and you take pride in the companies appearance.
Changing the colour of the walls is one of the most inexpensive yet best ways to project personality into the reception. Depending on what feel you are going for; for a calming atmosphere – neutral or cool colours would be best. If you want to go for something more upbeat and happy, bright, bold colours would be great to use.
Decor and accessories are perfect for pulling the whole look together. Think, lines, textures, patterns and plants. Adding these elements to your reception area will help to portray the look you are going for. It’s the little things that will help inject your businesses personality.
The design aspect isn’t the only factor in creating a good first impression. A person’s body language is actually one of the greatest influencers when it comes to first impressions. You need to show how professional your business is. Keep your back straight, head up and maintain eye contact. Showing interest and starting a conversation with a visitor leaves a long-lasting impression.