Category: Office Design

February 2021, Expert Advice, Office Design

Rethinking Corporate Wellness and the Remote Work Environment

If you follow me at all, you know I always make a point to talk about how the physical environment people work within directly impacts five things: culture, engagement, wellness, retention, and innovation. I probably sound like a broken record, and I often repeat myself because it's simple to control and easy to implement. Yet, there are still so many businesses that are not intentional about leveraging the built environment…

Expert Advice, January 2021, Office Design

The Reimagined Workplace: 2021 and Beyond

I frequently talk about how companies can and should leverage the built environment to impact their overall success. Workspace affects culture and engagement, employee health, wellbeing, and an organization's innovative nature. At no time has this discussion been of greater importance than it is right now. Until now, the term 'Workplace of the Future' has possessed an aura of unattainability. An almost ethereal idea of what could be. The past…

Office Design

Adaptive Design For Every Generation

It’s hard to wrap one's mind around the fact that there are currently five generations in today's workforce. Five! If you think about how much has changed in the modern workplace over the past 55 years, you can see how it presents a unique challenge for employers to manage their people effectively, and to offer a physical workspace that supports the needs of their team members, at any age. Creating…

Office Design

Is your office space bringing you down?

(photos provided by Julie Legg Photography) Your office: Let's talk about it. Is your current workspace truly optimized to inspire your team to greatness, and to keep them engaged and energized? Is it a place where both employees and the company as a whole will thrive? If not, you're missing out. Big time! Your physical workspace is a tool. Just like a phone and a computer help get the job…