People

food and productivity

Productivity on a plate: can food play a part in raising workplace performance?

Designing the right workplace experience for a business is unique to every building. It is not enough for organisations to…

big ideas

Autumn reset: three big ideas organisations are mulling over this fall

September is all about the fresh start – an opportunity to hit the reset button and re-evaluate. As workplaces and…

Healthy cities

Designing healthier cities: why the workplace is now the pivotal issue

New working practices and alternative models of workplace design are assuming a growing role in the battle to make cities…

Sick days

Why falling sick days in the UK workplace are not a cause for celebration

According to the UK Government’s official data gatherer, the Office for National Statistics, the average number of sick days taken…

Alternative workplace strategies

Alternative workplace strategies: now it’s all about the people

Alternative workplace strategies are defined as ‘a combination of non-traditional work practices, settings and locations that supplement or even replace…

Participatory design helps engagement

Well by design: stop treating people like cogs in a machine

A decade after the great financial crash of 2008, the global workplace is still struggling with sluggish rates of productivity.…

Is there a time limit on managers?

Should we call time on out-of-touch managers in the workplace?

Have you ever felt that you spend more time in pointless ‘catch ups’ with your manager talking about work you…

The digital - human blend

Multiple futures: new European report charts complexities of how we’ll work

The future of working life cannot be encapsulated in a singular vision or a single trajectory, but is ‘subject to…