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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.

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.

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.

Find Your Company’s Workstyle Balance

Written by Editor on May 21, 2019

The corporate workplace is rapidly shifting. Corporate cultures are evolving to reflect a mobile-driven economy and a multigenerational workforce. As a result, their in-office work schedules are less structured, affording a more relaxed, collaborative atmosphere.

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.

Reimagining the Corporate Campus with Sonos

Written by Editor on February 26, 2019

As a leading consumer tech company, Sonos is known for their high-quality, easy to use products. True to their brand values, they have reimagined their own corporate campus.

Should You Invest in Office Design?

Written by Editor on January 19, 2019

Yes! Your growth projections and business strategy will dictate to what extent but improving your office environment should be top of mind when assessing your business.

Workplace Resolutions: Designing Healthy Office Habits

Written by Editor on January 7, 2019

It’s a new year. And with the new year, comes new resolutions. While most of us aspire to get in shape and eat healthier, we often overlook how our workplace environment can help us achieve our goals.