Workplace personalization is important to employees, and provides them with positive benefits.
Support Mental Restoration/Ease Stress
Several useful associations to specific scents were noted at the 2007 conference of the Association for Chemoreception Sciences (AChemS).
Being in the dark increases feelings of social stress.
V shapes capture and hold our attention.
Trains, like planes and buses, transport people in sometimes less than optimal environments.
Several recent articles have addressed the relationship between home-based work and the experience of being home.
Mentally fatigued individuals have different preferences for relaxation.
Kenneth Helphand presents case studies of unlikely gardens in Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime.
Teleworkers find their homes restorative.
Watching a nature video on a larger screen is more calming than watching the same video on a smaller screen.