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
As people head back to the office, some are feeling heightened levels of stress and anxiety. A multisensory approach to workplace design can help people feel more relaxed in their surroundings, and create a more welcoming workplace environment.
May 20, 2020
Gen Z has officially entered the workforce and they come with their own set of expectations. Allwork.Space spoke with Katie McHugh, Design Director, and Amy Leigh, Hufford Interior Designer, from NELSON Worldwide to learn how this generation will change the workplace.
April 27, 2020
The relationship between office design and company culture is well documented, but how will it change in a post-COVID world? Lasse Karvinen of furniture company Framery believes that we will have to rethink the way we utilise space, in order to entice workers back to the office and show them that their commute to the office is worth it.
April 23, 2020
Allwork.Space spoke with Tim Mok, Director of Strategy at TPG Architecture, to understand the changes coming our way as teams become increasingly distributed and why the COVID-19 pandemic is already a catalyst for change, both necessary and painful, for companies to adapt to global events with agility.
April 3, 2020