Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. workplace design articles below.
Leasing ready-to-vacate office space in your building can be made easier by adhering to these tips from a senior architect at Dyer Brown Architects.
Providing architectural, furniture, technology, and logistic solutions, the company redesigned its own workplace to assist clients while also improving the environment for its employees.
As demand for remote work options increase, facility planners should assess organizational culture and processes to ensure workplace design that fosters productivity for all employees.
Based on its research and experience, BHDP Architecture finds that the best way to think about Millennials and their impact on workplace design may be to think about them a lot less.
New study finds office design and aesthetics are playing a greater role in recruiting young talent.
Even when facility planners proactively consider employees' technology preferences, the result doesn't always connect with end-user needs.
A recent workplace design survey commissioned by Capital One sought insight from 2,500 professionals across five U.S. metro areas.
Presented by Facility Executive magazine earlier this week, the conference brought together facilities professionals and other industry experts to discuss technology, energy, security, workplace design, and more.
Need a break from office stress? How about an impromptu game of cornhole?
The way we work is changing. Can office design keep pace? Three design leaders from Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) share their insights.
Many companies are moving toward open workspaces, but a new survey shows employees think they are among the least productive and most stressful work environments.
This new program helps healthcare organizations and teams seeking to improve flow and realize the full value of an anticipated or existing facility.
With little time to spare during its busiest time of the year, Edelstein & Company in Boston, MA had its project team coordinate a three-phase construction schedule.
This discussion at this October 2017 event will include strategic insights and practical tips for facility management to provide an engaging, productive workplace for their organizations.
Funded by the American Society of Interior Designers Foundation’s Transform Grant, a year-long study found adjustable workstations beneficial in reducing inactivity in and outside of the workplace.
In this second installment, the pathways through which digital convergence enables new possibilities for workplace management leaders is discussed.
Digital convergence enables new possibilities for workplace management that can deliver cost reductions, improve operations, and facilitate occupant productivity.
These annual awards recognize companies for their actions that deliver on improving workplace wellness, sustainability, and diversity.
A new report analyzes the outlook for six key types of artificial intelligence in the commercial building landscape
When building a new headquarters, this fast-growing doggy day care and boarding franchise company took its commitment to pooches to a whole new level.
The June 2017 issue features the impact of workplace design on productivity, plus a look at conferencing technology, HVAC systems, sustainable carpet, security, acoustics, construction projects, and energy management.
Registration is now open for Facility Executive Live!, a new one-day event tailored to the needs of busy facility management professionals.
Facility executives can have great impact on productivity through workplace design.
This air-spring platform encourages people who use standing desks to perform constant micro movements; virtually exercising while working.
With 85% of businesses forecasted to support BYOD by 2020, here’s a look at what's needed in the wireless network toolbox to power enterprise mobility.
For its new Manhattan location, VSP Global tasked its architecture firm to create a workplace that will inspire its team of creative entrepreneurs.
Millennials thrive on competitive collaboration. With this in mind, companies have redesigned their spaces with open, transparent working environments
Intentional design of outdoor spaces provides multiple benefits that can effectively support the organization and the people it employs and serves.
Findings from CoreNet Global and CBRE Group found that a proactive focus on employee health delivers increased engagement and retention rates.
This workplace design approach continues to appeal to many organizations. A recent survey examines motivations and results.
Within the same building, Charles River Associates moved from a 30 year old space to one that supports 21st century work processes and technology.
Facility executives can begin by asking, "How do our services help the overall company accomplish its mission?"
Optimal workplace design is a key driver of organizational innovation, according to the U.S. Workplace Survey 2016 from Gensler.
Simply redesigning the facility doesn't solve every engagement issue, but it can go a long way to energize and inspire employees in their work.