Ask the Experts: Office Max

We asked some of the most successful, creative, and resourceful execs in the country how to transform any area into a hub of inspiration. Here, their top tips.


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    Exploit natural light.

    "I've designated half my bedroom as studio space and work on a blonde wood drawing table. It's right next to the window so it illuminates the workspace. Since I'm working most of the day, I need to get all the benefits of natural light, which really can't be compared with any lamp or overhead light."

    Samantha Hahn
    Illustrator, Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction"s Most Beloved Heroines (Chronicle Books)
    Brooklyn, NY

    COURTESY OF Kathryn Wirsing
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