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Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers--Here's Why

Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers--Here's Why | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Research shows that office workers cannot concentrate at their desks.
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To Win at Workspaces, Blur the Edges of the Office

To Win at Workspaces, Blur the Edges of the Office | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Gale Moutrey is head of communications for Steelcase, the world’s authority on office environments. At our upcomming CEO Talent Summit on October 25 & 26 in Orlando, Florida, Gale will share new, exclusive research from the company about what’s working— and what’s not—in the world’s workspaces. Here’s a glimpse at the findings. Click here for …
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Global Workplace Trends: Enable the Agile Organization - Knowledge Leader | Colliers International

Global Workplace Trends: Enable the Agile Organization - Knowledge Leader | Colliers International | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
In this installment, we look at the final trend shaping workplace strategy: the importance of the agile organization and a workplace designed to support it.
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What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team

What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
New research reveals surprising truths about why some work groups thrive and others falter.
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An Infographic Perspective of Generation X,Y, and Z.

An Infographic Perspective of Generation X,Y, and Z. | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
THe differences between generations X. Y and Z Infographic
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The office space race: why workplace building is booming

The office space race: why workplace building is booming | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Demand for fancy new offices is higher than ever – and, for some, the perks keep getting better. But is desk work as we know it dated?
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How One Company is Redesigning its Offices to Maximize Employee Happiness and Productivity

How One Company is Redesigning its Offices to Maximize Employee Happiness and Productivity | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
In a bid to improve productivity, Global insurance company Zurich is letting its employees determine the design of its new North American headquarters.
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Is This the Office of the Future or a $5 Billion Waste of Space?

Is This the Office of the Future or a $5 Billion Waste of Space? | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Let’s discuss over by the keg
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Leveraging Flex Work in a Downturn

Leveraging Flex Work in a Downturn | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Now might be exactly the right time to treat your workers well
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Solving the Open-Office Paradox | Stegmeier Consulting Group | Workplace Change Management Consultants

Solving the Open-Office Paradox | Stegmeier Consulting Group | Workplace Change Management Consultants | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
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Workspaces That Move People

Workspaces That Move People | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Today’s offices don’t encourage us to mingle—but that’s what creativity and productivity demand.
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Balancing “We” and “Me”: The Best Collaborative Spaces Also Support Solitude

Balancing “We” and “Me”: The Best Collaborative Spaces Also Support Solitude | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Artwork: Michael Wolf, The Transparent City 11, 2008 Let us know what you think of your workspace and see how you compare with others. For a look at workplace dynamics around the world, visit Christine Congdon’s article “How Culture Shapes the Office” (HBR May 2013). The open office has a lot of critics these days. […]
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Google Didn't "Get it Wrong": A Deeper Look into that Recent WaPo Piece about Open Offices

Google Didn't "Get it Wrong": A Deeper Look into that Recent WaPo Piece about Open Offices | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
In the wake of the latest diatribe against open office plans, Kay Sargent, director of workplace strategies for Lend Lease, says the vitriol is misguided.
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HR Directors turning their attention to workplace design and experience - Workplace Insight

HR Directors turning their attention to workplace design and experience - Workplace Insight | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
The role of HR Directors is going to change in the future as they will increasingly become “curators” of the office, charged with generating the right atmosphere to inspire millennial workers, according to a study of 100 HR Directors by Unispace. The study claims found that there will be greater HR ownership of the physical …
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Traditional department-based office layouts reduce efficiency and collaboration, say bosses - Workplace Insight

Traditional department-based office layouts reduce efficiency and collaboration, say bosses - Workplace Insight | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
The majority of bosses (94 percent) believe project efficiency could increase significantly if they simply re-arranged their office seating plans
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What Happens When RAND Rethinks Its Workspace

What Happens When RAND Rethinks Its Workspace | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
In an economy that increasingly values ideas over tasks, companies are breaking down office walls, scrapping the idea of a nine-to-five, and doing away with cubicles. A RAND project shows how a modern workspace can be conducive to both collaboration and individual work.
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How One Company is Redesigning its Offices to Maximize Employee Happiness and Productivity

How One Company is Redesigning its Offices to Maximize Employee Happiness and Productivity | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
In a bid to improve productivity, Global insurance company Zurich is letting its employees determine the design of its new North American headquarters.
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This Company Ditched 90 Private Offices

This Company Ditched 90 Private Offices | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
The Toronto ad agency got rid of most of their private offices when they moved into a former turn-of-the-century light bulb factory.
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TripAdvisor hopes lavish new headquarters in Needham will boost hiring

TripAdvisor hopes lavish new headquarters in Needham will boost hiring | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor will officially unveil its new headquarters in Needham on Tuesday. The hope is that the swanky office will be an advantage in an intensely-competitive hiring market for tech employees.
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Beyond Agile Working - 6 Factors of Knowledge Worker Productivity

Beyond Agile Working - 6 Factors of Knowledge Worker Productivity | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
It’s becoming clear that the mobility afforded by the latest technology products can be used to aid Knowledge Worker productivity and agile working
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Hot Desking Becomes Hotter As Architects Introduce the 'Living Room' Work Space - Aspect Commercial Interiors

Hot Desking Becomes Hotter As Architects Introduce the 'Living Room' Work Space - Aspect Commercial Interiors | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Hot Desking Evolving Towards an Informal Working Environment Concept Over the past decade, modern workplaces have moved towards activity-based working spaces or what have been coined as “hot desking”. The trend became popular among businesses wanting to cut down on costs and save space, as activity-based working allows employees to share collaborative spaces and desks. ‘Hot’ Environment Australia’s corporate sector has adapted the trend, where interior architects of new generation modern buildin
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Government launches scheme to attract US tech sector to UK - Workplace Insight

Government launches scheme to attract US tech sector to UK - Workplace Insight | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
The Government has launched a new initiative to attract US tech firms to set up or ramp up their businesses in the UK's tech sector.
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Balancing “We” and “Me”: The Best Collaborative Spaces Also Support Solitude

Balancing “We” and “Me”: The Best Collaborative Spaces Also Support Solitude | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
Artwork: Michael Wolf, The Transparent City 11, 2008 Let us know what you think of your workspace and see how you compare with others. For a look at workplace dynamics around the world, visit Christine Congdon’s article “How Culture Shapes the Office” (HBR May 2013). The open office has a lot of critics these days. […]
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How LinkedIn's Hong Kong office encourages staff to "think big" [PHOTOS]

How LinkedIn's Hong Kong office encourages staff to "think big" [PHOTOS] | Workplace Strategy | Scoop.it
"It's not just about productivity," says Hari Krishnan, LinkedIn's APAC managing director.
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