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Workplace Design Takes a Cue from the Hospitality Sector

Written by Jenece Como on April 30, 2019

In today’s highly competitive marketplace, attracting and retaining top talent is top of mind. So how do you use the office environment as a tool to lure the best and the brightest? One of the biggest trends we’re seeing in office design is the integration of hospitality elements.

2 Macro Trends Shaping Workplace Design and How We Work

Written by Editor on April 2, 2019

The new technology-driven, multigenerational workforce is shaping workplace design and fundamentally the way we work. From the speed in which we communicate to our plugged-in life and work styles.

Evolving Workplace Needs Require Corporate Agility

Written by Rick Bartlett on January 24, 2019

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of speaking with our bright colleagues at OfficeSpace Software — a facility management software provider that manages the blog Workplace Unplugged.

Top 3 Workplace Industry Design Trends We Saw in 2018

Written by Editor on November 24, 2018

It’s been an exciting year for the workplace industry. Companies are getting more expressive and designing their workplaces to better align with their company values, mission and culture.

Biophilic Design: Connecting Workers to Nature

Written by Editor on October 15, 2018

While many of us are logging longer hours and having our phones at arm’s reach 24/7, we’re becoming disconnected from nature and disengaged with our surroundings.

Ergonomics and Workplace Design

Written by Editor on October 1, 2018

Ergonomics is the art of designing a workplace that prioritizes humans and their needs. This human-centric approach is rooted in a scientific discipline and is an important part of workplace optimization best practices.

Making the Open Office Work Better

Written by Editor on September 17, 2018

Open office plans have been criticized in studies citing lower employee performance, among other push backs and issues. However, they serve a function in the modern office layout.

Survey Says: 3 Key Insights to Workplace Solutions, Presented by Capital One

Written by Editor on September 6, 2018

Based on a study from Capital One, here are three key insights that architects, designers and furniture makers and providers ought to consider when coming up with workplace solutions.

Hot Topic: Office Culture and Design

Written by Editor on August 21, 2018

Those in the business of workplace design are constantly monitoring how the office is changing and what factors are influencing that change.

Beat the Summertime Blues With Blue Workplace Design Tips

Written by Editor on August 7, 2018

We’re marveling at the incredible workspace design coming out of California. And in the spirit of summertime, we’ve put together a collection of blue office ideas.