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Choosing the Right Office Layout for Your Business

Written by Editor on December 5, 2019

How can companies choose an office layout that's right for their workforce and their bottom line? Consider your budget, culture, vision, and values.

From Smart Home to Smart Office

Written by Editor on November 22, 2019

From “smart home” to “smart office”, the Internet of Things is shaping how we work and how we design for work. As workplace designers concerned with space optimization and worker satisfaction, gathering and analyzing data is a must. Understanding how often individuals use a space, feel in a room, occupy a chair, or reserve a conference room, can help us better design an office that works for them.

Workspace Programming 101: Five Questions with HuddleHQ

Written by Editor on November 14, 2019

Workplace analytics is a powerful tool used to optimize organizational transformation through design. Read our interview with Huddle HQ to see how this partner approaches workplace design through the lens of the employee experience.

Prioritizing Patient Experience in Healthcare Design

Written by Dawn Howell on November 2, 2019

Designers are creating spaces that cater to a gentler patient experience while also taking into consideration staff and visitors. Providing excellent patient care begins with providing spaces that leave a lasting impression; a place where patients, visitors, and providers feel comfortable, and where patients and staff can thrive.

Improve Employee Engagement Through Workplace Design

Written by Editor on October 15, 2019

Designing for improved employee engagement entails creating expressive work environments that promote collaboration, comfort, and company culture. Learn how to achieve higher productivity, lower turnover, and a more positive atmosphere with this list of workplace design suggestions to help impassion and excite employees.

7 Design Tips for Workplace Wellness

Written by Editor on October 2, 2019

Research shows that a quality workplace can help reduce stress, improve productivity, and spur employee engagement and collaboration. So how do you create a workplace setting to meet the wellness needs of today’s modern workforce? Read these seven tips to learn how.

Hot Topic: 5 Ways to Integrate Biophilia into the Workplace

Written by Editor on September 10, 2019

As businesses strive to create healthier, more productive spaces, designers are looking to biophilia to connect employees to the natural world.

4 Tips for Healthy Workplace Acoustics

Written by Jenece Como on August 28, 2019

We all want good air, light and sound in our offices. It may be impossible to abolish unwanted noise, but we can do our small part to help design spaces with optimal noise and light levels. Read our four tips to keep the noise pollution down while letting the light in.

5 Office Furniture Trends with Staying Power

Written by Joanna Banka on August 5, 2019

This year, we’re seeing more companies shift to a balanced, agile office concept. They are adopting design practices that optimize the workspace, paving the path for innovative design solutions that cater to a diverse, multigenerational staff.

Workplace Design: The Not So Hidden Aspects of a Well-Designed Office

Written by Editor on July 26, 2019

A well-designed office goes beyond workstation configurations and office layouts. It entails how employees interact with the space throughout the day and how they respond to lighting, acoustics, and overall environment.