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A New Workplace Narrative: Findings From Gensler’s 2019 Workplace Survey

Rather than wading into the open office vs. private office debate, Gensler’s 2019 Workplace Survey focuses on the “balanced workplace”, one that prioritizes both individual and collaborative work. However, with just 44% of people working in a balanced workplace environment, there is still much our industry can do to improve their overall experience.

March 21, 2019

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How To Hack The Open Office

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

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Going Beyond The Open Plan Office

Open plans have evolved into multiple variations that suit new ways of working Agile and MEMO spaces, designated spaces designed…

July 24, 2018

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INFOGRAPHIC: Is The Open Office Dying Out?

Research by Sage claims that 80% of offices in the US are open plan Despite the collaborative benefits, open offices…

July 20, 2018

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Open Offices “Way Too Open”: One Architect’s Warning

Open plan offices may be cost-efficient and collaborative, but they’re also rife with distractions and security concerns.

August 31, 2015

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How Business Centers Are Tackling Modern Workplace Gripes

5 workplace trends that make life hard for today’s workers… and 5 ways business centers are overcoming them.

July 9, 2015

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Do Private Work Lounges Provide Open-Plan Offices With a Best of Both Worlds Experience?

It takes 23 minutes to re-gain focus at work after a distraction. Could this blow traditional open-plan offices out of the water?

May 5, 2015

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Think Open Plan Offices are the Most Productive? Think Again

Open-plan workspaces are endemic. But they’re not suited to everyone, and they’re certainly not conducive to high productivity.

October 16, 2014

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