Jun 24, 2021 9:23:07 AM

3 Elements of Great Medical Office Design

Do you know that empathy is the secret ingredient to patient happiness?  Physician empathy accounts for 65% of patient satisfaction, with one definition of empathy being “the recognition and validation of a patient's fear, anxiety, pain, and worry.”

A conscientious medical office or dental office design can help patients feel that their physical and emotional comfort is a priority from the moment they walk in the door.

Here are three elements of design that can help cultivate an empathetic, “patient-first” atmosphere.

Read More
May 27, 2021 9:13:04 AM

Show Employee Appreciation: Redesign Your Breakroom

While a simple “thank you” can go a long way with employees, companies are going the extra mile to ensure their well-being and increase employee engagement.

Read More
Apr 20, 2021 9:24:01 AM

Attract and Retain Talent with Your Outdoor Workspace

As social distancing, wellness checkpoints and mandatory masks will continue to be part of the work experience for the foreseeable future, companies are looking to create outdoor workspaces for a better workplace experience.

Think about it. Your entire office design — from your indoor workstations to your breakroom to your outdoor space — speaks volumes about your brand as well as the culture and vibe of your company.

And with summer just around the corner, why not use your outdoor space as a place people can work alone or with their coworkers while catching some much-needed rays after a long winter of social isolation?

With 60 million Baby Boomers retiring by 2025, there aren’t nearly enough people to fill the gap, which means you will have to think outside the box when it comes to attracting top talent. Creating a cool outdoor space is an easy way to do that.

Read More
Apr 8, 2021 1:22:16 PM

How To Buy Office Furniture: 9 Office Space Planning Considerations

Spring fever is officially here for organizations across the country. The sun is shining, change is in the air, and return-to-work plans are in full swing.

As companies welcome back employees, the timing has never been better for a fresh office makeover, starting with your office furniture!

Add this list of considerations to your office space planning strategy and learn more about what office furniture and where to buy it to make the return to "normal" exciting, inspiring and productive.

Read More
Feb 16, 2021 9:05:39 AM

Agile Office Space Design: 5 Trends We'll See This Year

Few disruptions have reshaped the workplace as significantly as COVID-19. Case-in-point, more than 40% of employees currently work from home.

Although cutting out the daily commute and having fewer interruptions are benefits of remote work, home environments don’t always support productivity the way an agile office space design can. This is just one of many reasons why employees are eager to get back to the office.

Read More
Jan 11, 2021 5:13:53 PM

The Best Collaborative Office Furniture For A New Era

Today’s modern office should have an interior design that not only invites collaboration but also facilitates it. With many companies using a hybrid model of remote work with in-person meetings, employees come to the office specifically to meet with their team.

This is why collaborative office furniture — comfortable, multi-purpose and easy to move — is a must. Learn about some options below to ensure your company has everything it needs to stay current and cutting-edge.

Read More
Oct 6, 2016 10:22:00 AM

How to Choose an Office Space Design for Your Business

 

When designing an office, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. The ideal layout and design depend on your type of business.

Read More
Sep 28, 2016 3:19:00 PM

5 Ways to Bring the Comforts of Home Into the Office

Stop what you’re doing. Take a look around your office. Are you seeing smiling faces or expressions that range from miserable to tired to angry?

Read More
Sep 22, 2016 8:14:00 AM

6 Conference Room Design Mistakes to Avoid

The saying “two heads are better than one” is often true in the workplace. But what do you do when you have 20 heads trying to communicate?

Employee collaboration can have a strong influence on a company’s culture, productivity and innovation. According to a survey conducted by the Queens University of Charlotte, 39% of surveyed employees believe that people in their own organization don’t collaborate enough.

Read More
Aug 15, 2016 1:39:00 PM

4 Office Design Tips to Promote Well Being in the Workplace

When we think about employee health, the office design isn’t the first thing to come in mind. Instead, we consider sick days, nutrition, health insurance plans, etc.

Read More