Tag: Workplace Design
BIFMA Releases Guide For Pods
BIFMA's new pods guidelines cover a range of product criteria including acoustics, electrical, emissions, ventilation, fire safety, stability, seismic, and more.
The Role Of Data In Transforming The Post-COVID Workplace
Integrated workplace management systems (IWMS) are helping facility management leaders to gain a clear understanding of how to plan and utilize workspaces, for safety of occupants.
Looking Ahead: Space Planning Tips
With space for casual, unplanned interactions and enhanced collaboration, the physical workplace remains an important element of a company's culture.
Five Ways To Support People In A Post-COVID Facility
While the workplace will undoubtedly come back, it will also look very different. A JLL expert shares insight and practical strategies.
Allsteel Presents Poka-yoke
Allsteel has embraced Poka-yoke as a guiding product-design philosophy to help employees adapt to evolved workspaces and reinforced goals, such as distancing in workstations and shared spaces, traffic flow, and safer behavior.
Workplace Reimagined: COVID-19 Reshapes Modern Office Experience
Facility professionals are evaluating long-term impacts from the pandemic shutdown. Some are exploring concepts and designs for the post-recovery office.
JLL Delivers A Cure For Boring Workplaces
Comprised of three distinctly pre-curated workspaces, “JLL’s office design collection” can refresh a company’s office space in as little as six months.
Gensler U.S. Workplace Survey Finds There’s Work To Be Done
The architecture firm's survey of more than 5,000 office workers found workplace effectiveness and experience have declined, due to continued dramatic shifts in the way people are working.
Purpose-Based Design For The Workplace
Successful workplaces are not designed by looks alone. Purpose-based design is about finding the right balance between looks and functionality.
Office Furniture Brand VariDesk Has Rebranded
The maker of standing desks and risers offers more than furniture today, and the company's new name, Vari, reflects its evolution.
Six Ways To Design A Safer Office
Taking employee safety into consideration can bolster positive attitudes and prevent disaster. Here are six ways to improve safety in an office environment.
Where Is The Future Of Workplace Design?
Look at ways to support productivity, employee wellness, and sustainability in order to modernize and future-proof your office spaces.
Diving Into Water Feature Design
Facility Executive spoke with Chris Roy, director of creative design at OTL, Inc., about considerations for water features inside and out of facilities.
Four Benefits Of Collaborative Workspaces
Advancements in hardware and software have made it possible for facility space planners to transform virtually any space into a collaborative work area.
A Marriage Made In (Workplace) Moves
Change management through relocation provides the opportunity for organizations reinvent, modernize, and evolve to new behaviors and culture.
Chicago Bears Headquarters Renovation Opens
The reimagined Halas Hall in Lake Forest, IL features state-of-the-art facilities for players and staff.
Employee Well-Being Is Driving Workplace Design
The 2019 Workplace Report from Ted Moudis Associates indicates employee well-being is becoming a primary driver for tailored work environments.
Factoring In Ergonomic Furniture
Benefits should exceed costs when office ergonomics is done right.
Designing For Innovation In The Workplace
A facility focused on research spurred steel manufacturer AK Steel to craft spaces conducive to collaboration and inspiration.
Facility Executive | June 2019 Issue
The June 2019 issue looks at the impact of workplace design on productivity, plus smart buildings, green cleaning, energy management, and more.