How do you feel when you walk into a workplace where everything looks the same? When all of the furniture – the desks, tables and chairs — look identical. It doesn’t matter where you sit: every seat is exactly the same! Does it inspire productivity, or does it make you want to fall asleep? Office environments matter, and this becomes more apparent when you're forced to use a bad one. An environment must be engaging to be effective. This means utilizing a variety of seating types. Arranging tables in groups of three or four, while also including soft seating options for those who prefer them.