"The design duo took top honors in the Workplace of the Future 2.0 competition, presented byMetropolis and Business Interiors by Staples. (See all the finalists here.) Their submission, Organic Grid+, flipped the basic open-office layout on its head by putting the employee’s well-being at the forefront, while also addressing ergonomics and sustainability in one concise plan."
Are we really going to be plucking our salad from the office wall? I don't think so.
Why you should answer all your emails at 3PM.
The impact of Circadian Rhythms on employee performance is finally out of the closet, or, er, bedroom. This is an important topic. Some companies are even installing lighting to support these natural rhythms.
Since the start of my career I’ve witnessed considerable change in the way that we work and how we manage our people. I’ve been lucky to work and experience some very different and contrasting industries, but I’ve generally found that whatever the nature of a business or organisation, they are...
This article offers excerpts from an absolutely must-read publication by The B Team, one of Sir Richard Branson's many philanthropic ventures. If you care about the future of work and its impact on people, planet and profits, you'll want to download and snuggle in with the full report.
Putting on a happy face doesn't just make you more likeable; it can also good for your career.
Did you smile at the photo of the child smiling? Did you feel better afterward? I did. Challenge yourself to smile more and not only will you be happy, but those around you will be too.
Walking while at work is even healthier than standing still. But can you actually work while walking? The research says "yes."
This research actually surprised me. I certainly understand the health benefits of treadmill desks, but I've questioned the performance impact. Glad to see some real research here.