If high ceilings make you more creative, feeling like you're pondering your problems on top of the world has to offer a cognitive boost of some sort. Today's workspace features an uncluttered desk that doesn't block the sweeping view.
Lifehacker reader Matt Bango has a great reason to keep his desk tidy and his office spartan; anything cluttering up his desk blocks his sweeping view of the Manhattan skyline. Although not all of us work overlooking Manhattan we can all take a cue from Matt and arrange our work space around whatever view we can scrape together — a window, a soothing poster on the wall, or a stand of hearty indoor plants.
Musing Over Manhattan: A Minimalist Workspace with a View [Lifehacker Workspace Show and Tell Pool]