The walls of your home office are a blank canvas. Create a focal wall on one of them by covering it with whatever it is that inspires you. Photographer Mary Schannen did just that by hanging oversized black-and-white canvasses of her family behind her desk.
The photos in the grey alcove make that small area stand out. Which is a good thing, since Mary's workspace is in a prominent spot in an open area of her home. Learn how she came up with this arrangement from her blog post linked below.