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Does Design Have to Change for the Office of the Future?
Commercial
Wednesday June 6 2018

Does Design Have to Change for the Office of the Future?

In the 1999 comedy "Office Space," the soulless arrangement of individual cubicles along with his employer’s staid and dreary culture ensured that Peter Gibbons (Ron Livingston)...

Amazon.com Opens Rainforest in Seattle
Commercial
Wednesday January 31 2018

Amazon.com Opens Rainforest in Seattle

Amazon.com has opened a rainforest-like office space in Seattle that it hopes will spark new ideas for employees.

Humanity the Future of Office Design Success
Commercial
Wednesday May 3 2017

Humanity the Future of Office Design Success

In many traditional office arrangements, workers arrive in the morning and leave in the evening, five days per week.

Australia Lags In Workplace Ergonomics
Commercial
Wednesday February 8 2017

Australia Lags In Workplace Ergonomics

Australia’s business sectors are world class in many respects, but lag noticeably in ergonomics, according to Kirsty Angerer, Associate Ergonomist for Australia and NZ for ergonomics...

Do Open Plan Offices Really Deliver Productivity?
Commercial
Monday March 28 2016

Do Open Plan Offices Really Deliver Productivity?

The trend toward open plan offices continues to gather momentum as companies such as Google, eBay, Goldman Sachs and American Express tear down partitions and open...

Your Office Might Look Good, but is it Safe?
Commercial
Wednesday March 16 2016

Your Office Might Look Good, but is it Safe?

Practicality needs to be an important factor in office design and furnishings.

Tired of Moving Chairs Around? Nissan Built Self-Parking Ones
Technology
Friday March 4 2016

Tired of Moving Chairs Around? Nissan Built Self-Parking Ones

Japan prides itself on making nearly every aspect of everyday living more convenient through technology, but we never could have seen this one coming: self-parking chairs.

Using Science to Design Office Spaces that Attract and Retain Top Staff
Commercial
Friday February 26 2016

Using Science to Design Office Spaces that Attract and Retain Top Staff

Winning the battle for talent is one of the biggest hurdles senior leaders are facing. In the ever-increasing competitive landscape for recruiting and retaining talented employees,...

Is Your Office Air Conditioning Doing its Job?
Commercial
Thursday February 11 2016

Is Your Office Air Conditioning Doing its Job?

Summer is in full swing and many of us are giving thanks for our air conditioned workplaces.