As companies resize and retrofit their real estate portfolios, how will their original workspace be repurposed? Among the observations put forward by various CRE companies, there is now a much greater focus on the office as a place for human experience; tenants want social interaction and meaningful collaboration rather than just showing up at the office each day.
October 15, 2020
Inside historic buildings that have survived decades, there is a unique opportunity to create the next era of office space. Skender’s Brian Bukowski explores the nuances and challenges of building out and managing projects in historic buildings.
October 1, 2020
The design lines between home and workplace have been increasingly blurred in recent years, and now is the opportunity to create synergy between the two.
September 24, 2020
Some colors are known to soothe us, some to energize, while others distract or even aggravate us. From paint for walls to accent furniture, Cowork Tahoe’s Jamie Orr investigates the science of color and the best combination of colors for workspace design.
September 24, 2020
Living with the coronavirus means people are flocking outdoors rather than indoors, which is impacting workplace design and accelerating demand for green spaces. Allwork.Spoke with 5 design experts to learn about outdoor offices, how being outside improves workplace wellbeing, and what happens during inclement weather.
September 21, 2020
Design Director, Meena Krenek, evaluates the effect of COVID-19 on our work environments and notes that the human need to be together is as essential as ever for fortifying the workplace community, social relationships, and a company’s mission and culture.
September 17, 2020
As companies rethink what they want from the post-lockdown workplace, they’re taking a closer look at how they are using space and asking, how can it better meet their needs.
September 10, 2020
When leveraging purposeful design through a balanced approach of informed, empathetic, and exciting, designers can reach a more impactful level of design.
September 3, 2020
Gensler’s Jennifer Griesbaum shares some flexible office design tips to consider to help workers gather safely and facilitate collaboration.
August 27, 2020
Brent Capron and Carolyn BaRoss discuss convergence in architecture, lessons learned, and what the world may look like on the other side of the pandemic.
August 13, 2020
As people head back to the office, designers face the challenge of balancing the need for compelling spaces with crucial safety measures. Density, geometry and division are key strategies that can be used to solve these workspace design challenges.
August 6, 2020
As offices are starting to reopen across the country, many companies are considering all their options to make a safe and healthy return to work for employees.
July 16, 2020
The Office Group’s Head of Design, Nasim Köerting’s shares how flexible workspace operators can integrate these practical safety measures with a space that looks and feels beautiful.
July 2, 2020
A healthy building supports our physical, psychological, and social health and wellbeing, according to the WHO. These spaces have the potential to improve company performance, as well as enabling a safe return to work during the pandemic.
July 1, 2020