4 Facets of Biophilic Design for the Office of the Future

Biophilic design is used everywhere from hotels to gyms to homes. It’s based on the concept that people are happier and healthier when they can connect with nature—whether they’re working, relaxing, or even shopping. biophilia – a love of life and the living world; the affinity of human beings for other life forms (source) This […]

3 Strategies for a Successful Hybrid Workplace

Many companies had to adapt quickly to remote work in 2020—with varying degrees of success. But a long-term/permanent shift to a hybrid model requires some thought and preparation. A hybrid workplace model involves a combination of on-site work and work-from-home or remote work. Exactly what that looks like is different for every office. Some companies […]

3 Themes Emerging in the Post-Pandemic Workplace

Whether companies are working to figure out in-person, remote, or hybrid workplace designs as lockdowns ease and workplaces open up again, we’re seeing three themes emerging: The need for up-to-date technology Employees are looking for collaboration and social interaction The entire concept of the workplace needs to expand There’s No Room for Outdated Technology Remote […]

The Psychology of Good Office Design

Is there room for psychology in office design? Absolutely! In fact, we believe that considering the psychological needs of the people who use an office is the best way to maximize return on your investment while attracting and retaining motivated, successful employees. That’s a big claim, and it’s backed by research. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs […]

How to Make the Most of Natural Light in Your Office

Lighting has a huge impact on employee morale and the overall productivity of your business. As per the Harvard Business Review, 47% of employees interviewed for a research study expressed tiredness due to lack of natural lighting, whereas 43% found the environment downright gloomy. A simple and obvious fix for this, of course, is letting in […]