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Etiquette standards needed in the workplace, too

Etiquette standards needed in the workplace, too | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Violations of office etiquette are frequently raised by readers as sources of office tension...
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10 Tips To Increase Your Productivity In A Busy Office

10 Tips To Increase Your Productivity In A Busy Office | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

Working in a busy office can be exceptionally difficult at times, especially when a bad office design means you’re constantly...

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10 Tips for Designing Your Home Office

10 Tips for Designing Your Home Office | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Find out how to create a beautiful, functional home office at HGTV.com.
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The death of the office - will flexible working be part of London’s Olympic legacy?

The death of the office - will flexible working be part of London’s Olympic legacy? | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

Some UK media reports have painted a gloomy future of soulless home working and the death of the office. But I believe that the Olympics could be the catalyst that many companies need to reinvent the office, adopting a new flexible approach to working that benefits both employees and business.

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Home is where the work is: the case for an urban design revolution

Home is where the work is: the case for an urban design revolution | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

The home-based workforce is growing rapidly, globally. This is a popular, family-friendly, environmentally-sustainable practice; good for both the city and the economy. But we do not generally design for it at either an urban or a building scale.

 

This needs to change.

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A Bicycle Commute Lets You Smell the Roses

A Bicycle Commute Lets You Smell the Roses | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
The a senior program director at the Lasker Foundation prefers bicycling eight miles to work to ensure that he will be outdoors for at least part of the day.
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Kaiser Permanente Westside Medical Center uses art to create healing vibe

Kaiser Permanente Westside Medical Center uses art to create healing vibe | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Four nature-based themes and more than 900 pieces will adorn the interior of the Hillsboro hospital due to open next summer.
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Barking mad: Can office dogs reduce stress?

Barking mad: Can office dogs reduce stress? | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

"Architecture is quite stressful, so having a dog around is very therapeutic," she says. "After we have a phone call with a difficult contractor, for instance, sometimes we just talk to Tiger about it.

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Hospitals Reaping Financial Benefits of Telehealth

Hospitals Reaping Financial Benefits of Telehealth | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
As legislators create state laws requiring payers to reimburse providers for telemedicine services, hospitals are viewing the move toward coordinated...
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Video conference lighting and audio

Video conference lighting and audio | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

Audio, video and lighting tips to help you get the most out of your video conferencing experience. 

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Workplace design - it's not just about architects!

Workplace design - it's not just about architects! | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

Workplace design isn’t just down to the architects. Yes, I’m taking a bit of a risk saying that as I get on well with a good number of architects and interior designers, well I did! But the fact of the matter is that whilst many of them are fantastically talented and imaginative, they are not solely responsible for how our workplaces look today, or will tomorrow. There are several other large influencers, and technology is certainly one, maybe even the major one. In short technology has shaped many working practices and processes, and it is responsible for shaping may workplaces too.

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Workaholics, meet Videoconferencing and Time Well Spent {Infograhic}

Workaholics, meet Videoconferencing and Time Well Spent  {Infograhic} | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Calling all workaholics, give yourself a break, try Easymeeting to start working more efficiently today! (RT @EasymeetingNet: Sick of wasting time, money and energy?
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Law Firms Say Good-Bye to Corner Office

Law Firms Say Good-Bye to Corner Office | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Some law firms are ditching palatial corner offices and somber wood paneling, swapping out walls for glass and installing high-tech meeting rooms in space once occupied by law libraries.
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The Worst Coworkers And Workplace Annoyances (And How To Deal With Them)

The Worst Coworkers And Workplace Annoyances (And How To Deal With Them) | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
The workplace chatterbox. The lunch thief. All those pointless meetings. We’ve all dealt with annoying workplaces and coworkers at some point. H...
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Privacy in the Office of the Future is Surprisingly Inviting

Privacy in the Office of the Future is Surprisingly Inviting | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Over the past week I noticed a lot of comments regarding my article on whether or not a deskless office like GlaxoSmithKlein’s made sense.
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32 Enviable Workspaces, Offices, And Studios

32 Enviable Workspaces, Offices, And Studios | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Most of us spend eight hours a day or more at our desks, and yet many never take the time to make that space as interesting, beautiful, comfortable, or personal as our living areas. Take these dive...
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An Office Created For People Who Would Rather Be Outside

An Office Created For People Who Would Rather Be Outside | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
What’s your dream office? Is it the one that doesn’t exist at all, or maybe the one that encourages you to work from home?
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The Hidden Factor in Bike Commuting: Showers & Bike Storage

The Hidden Factor in Bike Commuting: Showers & Bike Storage | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
People are much more likely to ride to work if they have a place to clean up once they get there.
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Your Desk Is Making You Stupid

Your Desk Is Making You Stupid | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Sitting around all day isn't just making you unhealthy. It might also be making you dumber.
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Tips for Successful Collaboration in an Office

Tips for Successful Collaboration in an Office | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Collaboration is a the revolving door of relational development in business and quite possibly one of your most valuable skills to build, nurture and use.
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Creative Office Space Designs: Breaking The Mold In Long Beach

Creative Office Space Designs: Breaking The Mold In Long Beach | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

More and more creative companies and start-ups, whether in digital advertising, architecture or technology, are looking for affordable, yet inspirational work areas that speak to their profession, designers explained. Many digital firms need less storage space and, instead, are seeking more “connectivity,” meaning a variety of Internet connections and service providers in offices that encourage collaboration in the workplace.

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How Millennials Are Redefining Their Careers As Hustlers

How Millennials Are Redefining Their Careers As Hustlers | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Mastercard's social media hub, Conversation Suite “What do you do?” used to be a simple question. Individuals defined themselves by profession: teacher, engineer, pilot. Or by company: Con Edison, NASA, Kodak.
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Google enlists Mill Valley artist to create healthy workplace

Google enlists Mill Valley artist to create healthy workplace | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

The goal of the Google initiative is to create a healthy workplace by providing products that are free of known toxins and making those products’ contents transparent to customers.

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The Road to Flexibility in Healthcare Design: Adaptability, Transformability, and Convertibility

The Road to Flexibility in Healthcare Design: Adaptability, Transformability, and Convertibility | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it

Historically, efforts toward flexible architecture have focused on building typologies outside of the healthcare sector, which tend to be less regulated and are less influenced by operational processes. Two modern theories by Peter Eisenman and Mies van der Rohe recognize infrastructure elements such as columns, vertical circulation, and floor penetrations as fixed and unchangeable components.

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How Can I Convince My Boss to Let Me Try a Standing Desk?

How Can I Convince My Boss to Let Me Try a Standing Desk? | Office Environments Of The Future | Scoop.it
Dear Lifehacker, I know sitting all day is bad for me, even if I'm getting exercise, so I'd like to try a standing desk, and some of my coworkers would too.
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