Why a focus on fresh air design strategies and outdoor workspace will help rejuvenate employees and reinforce a positive workplace culture.
Resilient design is no longer an idea to be explored – it’s an essential conversation for interior designers to have with landlords, brokers, and tenants alike to create spaces that go beyond their most basic stated functions to ensure total human wellness, including physical safety and mental health, well into the future.
Digital innovations, and in particular, cloud computing is enabling increasing numbers of employees to work remotely and flexibly.
Optimizing the use of office space could save as much as $1 million in annual operating expenses in a three-million-square foot portfolio.
The research claims that 85 percent agree with the statement that visitors and clients typically make a judgement of a business based on their workplace.
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How does intentional design contribute to wellness-minded workplace and the WELL Building Standard’s concepts of building performance?
Of all the distractions that come with working in an office, the biggest is not the room temperature or the traffic sounds from outside. It’s ourselves.
There was a time, not so long ago, that one of the most important factors to consider when designing an office was the corporate hierarchy. The office was once the embodiment of the corporate structure.
The modern workforce is changing, with all signs pointing toward a future of remote workers and a level of flexibility never before seen in traditional offices. In fact, 68% of workers surveyed by PwC say they expect their work futures to include flexible hours and working remotely on scheduled days.
How to create meaningful outdoor space that will have long lasting impacts on both the organization and the community.
We no longer need desks, say designers Ed Barber and Jay Osgerby, because the office of the future is more of a meeting place than a work environment.
At a Chicago Think Tank held at Cannon Design, architects and experts explored power asymmetries, racial dynamics, mental health considerations, and other challenges often neglected by designers.
Small rooms can build up heat and carbon dioxide from our breath — as well as other substances — to an extent that might surprise you.
The backlash against the dreaded open office plan has been brewing for many years. Not without good reason: Many employees struggle to focus amid the endless distractions and noise that are inevitable when you put everyone in a giant room together, and people feel constantly watched without any private space to retreat to.
As more companies understand the wellness and economic impact of their real estate on employees, architects and designers will be called upon to transform them.