50 Motivational Posters That Will Boost Your Productivity

June 23, 2023
motivational posters, poster design

I hated going to the orthodontist as a kid. It was the most painful and unpleasant recurring experience of my childhood. While a grumpy old man tightened the wires on my braces, I stared straight ahead at one of the posters hanging on the wall. There was one in front of every dentist’s chair.

They were the generic kind with a black border, a nature photo, and a word like “Determination” underneath, followed by a quote from some unknown Hallmark gift card writer.

Don’t be like my orthodontist. Instead, decorate your office or home with modern and inspirational printed wall art.

Here are 50 motivational prints for your business shop and office walls that will boost productivity. And if those don’t work for you, why not to design a poster yourself?

Jump right into it by creating a free account on Piktochart to access all of our templates. With Piktochart’s poster maker, you can easily create your own within minutes.

The posters are only as good as the motivational message

Words matter more than we can imagine in an inspirational poster. Since it’s a short amount of space, it’s even more important to choose the correct message.

We can customize the messages to help the people that we’re making these posters for.

Choose a relevant phrase that will give your employees more “power”. Here is a sample of some great phrases we like to go with:

  • Provide support: Embrace the journey, for within it lies the strength to surpass your wildest dreams.

  • Happy: Embrace the beauty of each moment and let happiness paint the canvas of your life.

  • Start: Start now, for the future belongs to those who take action in the present.

  • Grow: Nurture your mind, for knowledge is the key that unlocks endless possibilities of growth and transformation.

  • Time: To everything, there is a season and a time to every purpose under heaven.

  • Confirm: Be strong and of good courage; be not afraid

  • Boost morale: Be So Good They Can’t Ignore You.

Every motivational poster here can inspire you

She believed she could, so she did by OldEnglishCo

Believing is the first step.

motivational poster

Life is like a camera by Khlokprimb

Focus. Capture. Develop.


BEGIN by AllHomePrints

Find inspiration amid the chaos of information through fun typography posters. 

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Please be aware of the energy you bring into this room by LotusLeafCreations

A healthy reminder in a team environment.

please be aware of the energy you bring into this room poster

Mistakes are proof that you are trying by GraphicsByAlex

Don’t be afraid to make mistakes.

quote about mistake, poster about mistakes, posters to boost your productivity

Wake up, Kick Ass, Repeat by PrintsWPersonality

Need something a bit stronger?

hustle poster, motivational posters

Everybody is a genius by YumaqDesigns

Yes, even that person in marketing who just has to be the CEO’s nephew or something, right? You know who I’m talking about.

everybody is a genius, albert einstein inspirational quote

Write by thedreamygiraffe

For those lazy writers who just write long lists.

writing poster, motivation to write

Take control by NostalgiaCollect

For the nostalgic office gamers.

take control poster

It is going to be worth it by Yellowbird Art & Design

Can’t it be both?

it will be worth it poster, positive posters

Killing it by printabold

Just make sure no one in your office is named Ingit. That would be embarrassing.

motivational posters

Be so good they can’t ignore you by Target Publications

A legendary quotation from a legendary showman.

be so good they cant ignore you quote, steve martin inspirational quotes, inspirational posters

Javascript Minimalist Coding Poster by TechFineArt

Sometimes, you’ve got to take inspiration from different languages.

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Stay hungry, stay foolish by Tang Yau Hoong

I always seem to be both.

stay hungry stay foolish poster, posters ideas

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Hustle by GoodVibesTCO

It’s what stands between you and getting the job done.

positive posters, hustle culture

The secret to getting ahead is getting started by StandardPrints

Have you ever noticed how motivational posters seem to divulge a lot of “secret” knowledge?

the secret to getting ahead is getting started

Make sh*t happen by WeArePaperPlane

Just get it done, right?

motivational posters, make it happen

Make it simple but significant by InspireAndMotivate

Anything can make an impression.

make it simple but significant

Kid, you’ll move mountains by WatercolorAndStrokes

You can always rely on the timeless wisdom of Dr. Seuss.

kid, you'll move mountains, motivational quote

San Francisco by Eboy

Eboy has posters for cities all over the world. Show a little pride in your city!

san francisco by eboy poster

Keep calm and sell on by keepcalmspot

Carry on.

keep calm and sell on poster

Work hard, travel often by spellandtell

Assuming you get a decent amount of vacation days.

work hard, travel often

Work hard in silence and let success make the noise by Koalusky

Put this up when the office starts getting too loud.

work hard in silence and let success make the noise, motivational quote, motivation poster

Don’t forget to relax by handz

To balance out all these “work hard” inspirational posters.

relax poster

Always be shipping by techstudios

Keep those features coming.

always be shipping

Clean code by techstudios

Keep it clean.

coding poster, coding quote

Nothing halfass by techstudios

Do it right, or don’t do it at all.

techstudios posters

The riskiest thing is to take no risks by Startup Vitamins

Probably shouldn’t jump down that hole, though.

the riskiest thing is to take no risks, quote, poster about taking risks

Solve the problem by techstudios

This should be every developer’s philosophy.

programming poster

Think lean by techstudios

Startup advice that doubles as dieting advice.

think lean

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step by Tang Yau Hoong

So get walking.

a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, lao tzu quote, inspirational posters

Dream hard and work harder by TheGoalStore

But don’t sleep at work.

dream hard work harder, inspirational quotes

Don’t quit your day dream by MottosPrint

But seriously, stop nodding off during meetings.

don't quit your day dream, examples of motivational posters

Creativity is intelligence having fun by Tang Yau Hoong

You can never have enough Einstein quotes.

creativity is intelligence having fun albert einstein

Sharpen your imagination by Tang Yau Hoong

Or buy mechanical pencils.

creative poster, sharpen your imagination, inspirational posters

It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see by Tang Yau Hoong

I see a bunch of alligators about to chow down on some tasty elephant.

it's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see, henry david thoreau quote, posters to inspire

Experiment. Fail. Learn. Repeat. by Startup Vitamins

In that order.

experiment, fail, learn, repeat, motivation poster, boost productivity

It always seems impossible until it’s done by Tang Yau Hoong

I hear Mandela was a fan of optical illusions.

 inspirational poster, it always seems impossible until it's done, nelson mandela quotes

Imagination is the beginning of creation by Tang Yau Hoong

In my best Spongebob voice: Imaaaaginaaaatioooon!

quotes about imagination, imagination is the beginning of creation

Curiosity is the spark behind the spark of every great idea by The Curious Brain

The future belongs to the curious.

curiosity poster, the future belongs to the curious, motivational posters

I just wanna make nice things and get enough sleep by Emma Berqvist

I feel the same way.

motivation poster

The wisest mind has something yet to learn by Kavan and Wood Wall Company Art

For the person who thinks he/she knows it all.

the wisest mind has something yet to learn

Try hard till the last breath by TMS

Never give up, never surrender.

try hard poster

Be original by ezyPRNT


be original, minimalist positive posters

Don’t be a boss, be a leader by SIGNOOGLE

Bosses are humans, too.

be a leader poster, motivational poster to boost your productivity

Trust your crazy ideas by TypeSecret

I’ll admit, this one keeps me up at night. 

trust your crazy ideas, inspirational posters

It doesn’t matter how slowly you go by SouthPacific

It’s okay to ask for directions, though.

quotes for inspiration, it doesnt matter how slow you go


1 year = 365 possibilities by SIGNOOGLE

Motivation and a calendar all in one!

productivity poster, 365 possibilities, boost productivity

If not now, then when? by SmileArtDesign

If not me, who?

if not now then when, motivational picture quotes

Finish what you started by Startup Vitamins

You’re almost finished with this list!

finish what you started, positive posters

Did you find an encouraging motivational poster?

Posters can breathe life into a mundane space. Decorate your office with posters that will inspire and boost productivity for not just you but all employees and staff who visit your office.

Did you like any of the posters we showed to be printed for your working space? You may check out the options on Piktochart’s catalog of posters as well, for which you can choose to customize any element—from text to visual components—before printing it for your workspace.

Check out these resources to learn more about creating visually appealing posters:

7 Types of Posters and What Makes Them Stand Out

How to Make a Poster in 6 Easy Steps

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Paul Bischoff