News & Trends
Open offices are under attack. What began as a collaboration dream has now evolved into a privacy-lacking, distracting reality. But thanks to a variety of contemporary design ideas, operators and occupiers can make the most of open-plan offices without compromising on privacy.
February 14, 2019
Area’s design director, Kathryn O’Callaghan-Mills, shares why it’s important to understand a company’s culture before designing a space and how design can be used to foster community.
February 12, 2019
Human-centric design is here to stay, but how does this impact workspace amenities? We run down 5 innovative workplace products that are beginning to appear in workspaces around the world.
February 7, 2019
Biophilic design translates into a better workplace experience, but it’s not just about adding plants. From essential oils to your choice of wallpaper, here are five easy ways to embrace biophilia into your workspace without breaking the bank.
February 6, 2019
At the Paperworld 2019 Future Office conference in Frankfurt, discussion focused on how the modern workplace combines “me” (private) and “we” (shared) spaces.
February 5, 2019
At Paperworld’s Future Office conference in Germany, speakers discussed how to ‘activate’ a workspace by focusing on the needs of its occupiers.
January 29, 2019
Allwork.Space spoke with Emily Dunn, workplace knowledge consultant for Herman Miller, to learn more about what’s in store for the flexible workplace in the coming year.
January 23, 2019
Sedentary lifestyles are killing us. It should be natural for the workplace to promote healthier lifestyles, but it’s not all about yoga and fitness classes — simply having visibility of a communal area or cafe, and a feeling of space, can encourage more activity and lower the risk of health problems.
January 8, 2019
Workthere sets out four trends that will impact the industry in 2019: globalisation, nichification, consolidation, and the coworking landlord.
December 21, 2018
As we close off the year, Allwork.Space counts down the most read articles of 2018. From big-name acquisitions and headlines to coworking stats and industry trends, here are this year’s top 15 most popular articles, with a rather surprising entry taking the top spot.
December 14, 2018
A new study has found that 21% of workers would be more productive in a better designed workplace. In light of the research, Mark Phillips, co-founder of workplace design specialists K2 Space, discusses how office design can have a significant impact on productivity.
November 26, 2018
Allwork.Space spoke with Jon Cohn, CEO and co-founder of Fitspot Wellness, to learn how coworking operators can implement wellness programs in their workspace. As well as physical health benefits, wellness programs can also increase engagement and happiness in the workplace.
November 20, 2018
Can a former military hospital become a viable coworking space? Andre Duval is betting it can. Here’s the story of his five-year quest to transform a late 19th century building into Stokers, a new workspace that opened for business in September.
November 19, 2018
Allwork.Space spoke with Brigitte Preston, workplace design specialist at Perkins+Will, to learn more about the link between design and community. Preston explains how the design of a space facilitates interactions, which can greatly influence the success of your workspace community.
November 16, 2018