An office is not the only place work gets done. Any space that generates value is a workplace, and the nature of that environment shapes the experiences of the people who use it.
A consistent theme throughout the research was a desire amongst office workers for more informal spaces for working and collaborating, and also private spaces for concentrating and taking telephone calls.
With three-quarters (76 percent) of office workers agreeing that a well-functioning and attractive office workplace would encourage better staff retention, the study demonstrates a link between the office workspace, the people in it, and their inclination to stay put.
Agile Working is more than a project it is a cultural journey involving continuing change to achieve continuous improvement. Agile Working is moving on.
Wearable tech is less effective in motivating the older workforce – perhaps what we need is a digitally enabled workplace that supports us as we age.
Do people really care about working in offices with social events and perks like cold brew taps and ping-pong tables?
After more than a year of aggressive competition, bets and speculation, the arms race for Amazon's second headquarters is reportedly over.
Amazon has ambitious plans in just about every industry from retail, robotics, logistics and pharmaceuticals.
Thanks to cloud computing and Skype, there’s less need for a physical office, but the urge to transmit corporate culture and values persist.
The design studio Rapt has created two wild concepts for a futuristic cubicle, involving robots and . . . non-toxic fog.
With organizations that use them often being accused of Big Brother-style surveillance, workplace sensors are as controversial as they are pervasive. But what insight can they provide the design community?
Jamie Hodari, CEO of workplace provider Industrious, describes the latest office strategy: Workplace as a Service (Waas).
With the average American working 40+ hours a week, and entrepreneurs working often 2 to 3 times more, it’s important to understand how a physical workspace affects mental workspace.
As more companies incorporate wellness techniques into their corporate cultures to attract employees, office spaces must aid in that mission.
The gig economy has helped lead to the doubling in size of the flexible office space sector since 2014.
As people work longer hours and in more intense ways, many organizations are seeking to support employee wellbeing in the office.
When it comes to workplace design, the idea of beauty (or at least attractiveness) seems pretty important even when it can’t be measured.