Thursday, August 29, 2019

​Seven Predictions Shaping the Future of Work

​Herman Miller invited 80 up-and-coming designers across the US and Canada to four Future State workshops. They shared their hunches, blue-sky ideas, anxieties, and crazy bets about the future of work, offices, and the evolving role of designers. We’ve distilled these into seven predictions for how the environments they’ve creating might look five, 10, or even 20 years from now.
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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

What does the work anywhere culture mean for the traditional office and the competition for top talent?

The experts at Gensler make a great point about the different uses of co-working. While it certainly has value to entrepreneurs and remote employees for obvious reason, it can also complement the traditional office space to provide an alternative setting for employees looking to break up the monotony of being in the same office everyday. Read the article at Gensler.

Monday, August 26, 2019

Lincoln’s New Design Emphasis Includes a Partnership With Herman Miller

Herman Miller recently worked with Lincoln to bring ergonomics into another space we spend lots of time in—the car. Read the article at Barron's.

Friday, August 23, 2019

5 Essential Tips on How to Overcome Burnout in the Workplace

The modern working life is a complicated entity, with as many people thriving as there are those who struggle to get through their daily routine. Whether you’re the former or the latter, the fact is that everyone is susceptible to falling victim to workplace burnout. Learning how to overcome burnout is what sets people apart and falling victim to burnout can easily cause someone to leave a job in some cases.

As such, understanding the root cause and the ways in which to battle workplace burnout are two things which go hand in hand. Continue reading article.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The Productivity Problem In Office Design

Which aspects of the physical workplace impact employees most, and what can facility planners do about it? Read article at Facility Executive.