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Office design: even small design changes can boost employee wellbeing.

Office Design: Even Small Design Changes Can Boost Employee Wellbeing. High-top tables strategically located throughout an office not only provide alternatives for impromptu conversations and meetings, they also encourage healthy habits by inviting employees to get up from their desks. Managers who have recognized the clear correlation between employees’ health, productivity and profits are the…

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The Quiet Room is Essential in Office Fitouts.

An Oasis of Peace and Calm in the Open Plan Office Desert.     The Quiet Room. The recent trend in office design is towards open-plan work environments. Set aside the peripheral problems open-plan layouts cause, such as loss of privacy, loss of identity and lower productivity. You have one main problem and that is…

3 buzzwords that will shape office design in 2017

3 buzzwords that will shape office design in 2017 Authenticity-centric Authenticity-centred design in basic terms is “to use design elements to communicate a business’s core values”. For example, Google embraces the ideals of creativity, collaboration, and fun. Therefore, by using “authenticity-centred” design elements such as a slide they promote these values in their workplace environment.…