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Forget remote working, Brits want to spend time in the office

Forget remote working, Brits want to spend time in the office | Office Life | Scoop.it
Report shows UK residents don’t want to stay at home, and most still use a desktop
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96% of respondents said they spent at least some of their working time in the office - is the office better than remote working?

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The Top Five Workplace Furniture Trends to Watch For in 2015

The Top Five Workplace Furniture Trends to Watch For in 2015 | Office Life | Scoop.it
Our friends at MOI share the top five trends they expect to take root in the workplace in 2015.
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Blurred lines between home and office inform some of these office design trends for 2015

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15 trends in 2015: Office interiors

15 trends in 2015: Office interiors | Office Life | Scoop.it
Your "Wikipidia" for the Building & Decor industries
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Smart planning of different work areas and designing with staff in mind are key themse amongst these office design trends

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Innovation in office design - video tour of Monitise

How do you create an office design that fosters innovation and collaboration? Take a tour of mobile money specialist Monitise's new head office in London, En...
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What inspired your office design? This firm wanted a boutique hotel ambience with a global feel to it.

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Humanising the Workplace - Sourceable

Humanising the Workplace - Sourceable | Office Life | Scoop.it
While much is being done to make workplaces more "human-friendly," today's employees are looking for something a little deeper than pleasant design.
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Building the work environment around workplace values - office design that values your workforce

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English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists - The Independent

English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists - The Independent | Office Life | Scoop.it
"It's one of the more daring buildings in the City, one of the more assertive," says Roger Bowdler. With his jacket and Likely Lads grin, he looks like an architect from the 1970s.
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English Heritage celebrates the office building, adding 14 more to its protected lists

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How Your Miserable Open Office Might Change This Year - Fast Company

How Your Miserable Open Office Might Change This Year - Fast Company | Office Life | Scoop.it
2015 is the year of fine-tuning the open office design.
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The open office plan was sort of a knee-jerk antidote to closed offices but 2015 will see a more nuanced approach to creating productive workspaces.

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Ten workplace trends that will shape office design in 2015 - Fresh Workspace

Ten workplace trends that will shape office design in 2015 - Fresh Workspace | Office Life | Scoop.it
2015 approaches and if you want to know what’s going on in the world of work, you should first take a look at what is happening with workplace design
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People, technology and working practices all feature in these 10 workplace trends that will influence office design in 2015

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Office design can help ease workplace anxiety - BDlive

Office design can help ease workplace anxiety - BDlive | Office Life | Scoop.it
Constant distractions at the office one of the contributing factors to stress
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HIgh density open plan areas near sources of distraction affect up to 60% of employees

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'Open Office': How to Design a Workspace that Sparks Extreme Creativity

This digital design agency brings the concept of 'cool startup spaces' to a whole new level. Read more at: http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234552 More 'Tre...
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Office design for creativity and collaboration - video

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The 10 Coolest Office Spaces Of 2014 - Co.Design

The 10 Coolest Office Spaces Of 2014 - Co.Design | Office Life | Scoop.it
From Yelp to Soundcloud, take a look at the most colorful, whimsical, and productivity-boosting office designs we saw this year.
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From a chic garden office to tech HQs - the coolest offices of 2014. What's yours going to be like in 2015?

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The Top 10 Innovative Workplaces We Wanted To Work At In 2014

The Top 10 Innovative Workplaces We Wanted To Work At In 2014 | Office Life | Scoop.it
Desks are so over.
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From climbing walls and cardboard chairs to offices designed for introverts - some of our favourite office posts of 2014

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​How physical space can drive cultural change - Philadelphia Business Journal

​How physical space can drive cultural change - Philadelphia Business Journal | Office Life | Scoop.it
Design of offices can increase interactions and foster culture change. Open stairs, common printer area. http://t.co/sMyEVbzRG5
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Interesting case study on how changing office design helped to change office culture.

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Top 8 Trends in Office Interior Design

Top 8 Trends in Office Interior Design | Office Life | Scoop.it
It’s the be-all-or-end-all when it comes to location: a good proportion of working people will spend the majority of their lives in the office, their attitudes determining the productivity and consequently, the success of the company.

Via CBRE GWS
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More trends in office design although, to be honest, it would be nice to think that "comfort" was more of a a given than a trend...

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Old Factory Turned to Cozy Office Space - InteriorZine

Old Factory Turned to Cozy Office Space - InteriorZine | Office Life | Scoop.it
That is something else – an office space you wouldn't want to leave at the end of a work day. Warm wood, great view, sophisticated interior, playful notes – swi
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This office design brings warmth to an old factory building. The soft seating is bang on trend.

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5 Things to Remember When Moving Office

5 Things to Remember When Moving Office | Office Life | Scoop.it
There are numerous things to Remember when moving office that are more important than others. Here are the top 5 things that you should bear in mind..
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Location and planning ahead are important when choosing new office space

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Why workspace design is important for digital transformation

Why workspace design is important for digital transformation | Office Life | Scoop.it
It’s become a stereotype for media and tech companies to have some kind of quirky furniture in the office.
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Interesting. Offices designed to increase interactions with people in other teams by 10% also grew their sales by 10%.
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Here's why we need to rethink the open office design

Here's why we need to rethink the open office design | Office Life | Scoop.it
If we are to make offices more effective, we must create inviting spaces that reflect a company’s own ethos.
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Designing to make the open office more effective and inviting.

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What Will Work Look Like In 2030?

What Will Work Look Like In 2030? | Office Life | Scoop.it
From physical space to workplace culture, a new study reveals the potential in our next 15 years of work.
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From "workplaces" to "places to work" - some interesting ideas on how today's trends are shaping working life for 2030

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How Healthy Is Your Office? |

How Healthy Is Your Office? | | Office Life | Scoop.it
When designing an office, it’s often easy to neglect one of the most important resources in your arsenal: your workers’ well-being.
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Five interesting perspectives on designing a healthier office.

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Design and Culture in a Workplace

Design and Culture in a Workplace | Office Life | Scoop.it
The importance of the office culture is becoming clear in terms of a business' success and staff retention.
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The right work environment can help shape your business culture - even for SMEs.

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How To Design An Office That Actually Makes You Better At Work

How To Design An Office That Actually Makes You Better At Work | Office Life | Scoop.it
Forget all the crazy offices designed to make employees more creative. In reality, you only need a few simple things for everyone to get the most out...
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Psychological research shows the most effective office design for enhancing creativity while still encouraging productivity blends areas of collaboration with areas for quiet where private, focused work.

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Even the Furniture Can Affect Business Attitudes

Even the Furniture Can Affect Business Attitudes | Office Life | Scoop.it
A study shows that design cues can put people in a competitive or collaborative frame of mind.
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Interesting research shows that office furniture can put people into a competitive of collaborative mood.

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Employees Perform Better When They Can Control Their Space - HBR

Employees Perform Better When They Can Control Their Space - HBR | Office Life | Scoop.it
Workers with flexibility are more satisfied, innovative, and productive.
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Autonomy and choice over workspace increases employee performance

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4 Ways to Map Your Office Design to Your Company Culture - SmallBizClub

4 Ways to Map Your Office Design to Your Company Culture - SmallBizClub | Office Life | Scoop.it
The 712,000-square-foot Deloitte University (DU) facility in Westlake, Texas, was once a controversial project.   Some didn't believe th...
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Four ways Deloitte used office design to strengthen a collaborative office culture

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How was work today? New study reveals workforce trends today and the future - Tech Page One

How was work today? New study reveals workforce trends today and the future - Tech Page One | Office Life | Scoop.it
The way work is getting done is changing forever – but it’s not all changing the same as every industry and role has different technology and environment needs.
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97% of employees spend some time in the office even in these days of remote working - and other office trends

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