Emotional, physical & cognitive well-being of a company’s workforce is integral to building a sustainable brand and retaining top talent. Biophilia is “humanity’s innate need to connect with nature and the natural environment.” Urban workforces, in particular, are embracing biophilic design, and they’ll continue to reshape the workplace and its settings for the foreseeable future.
This shifting landscape of work leaves many people and organizations out of sync, with unmet needs.
Love them or hate them, pet-friendly offices are becoming much less of a fringe idea. Major companies including VMWare, Salesforce, Google, Atlantic Health, Mars (the candy company), Blizzard, and GoDaddy all allow pets at work.
Herman Miller is out with a new product, and this one is truly innovative. Meet Prospect, a modern take on the shared workspace. It’s mobile, configurable, and allows for 360-degree visibility to the project you’re working on.
The early results say that yes, standing desks can improve productivity – and are healthy to boot.