Microbreaks | Replenishing Employee Health and Performance

Do you often find yourself sitting down at your desk to tackle a large project, only to stare at a computer screen for hours while little gets accomplished? Or perhaps you experience depleted energy levels and bodily aches upon leaving the office each day. These are signs that you are either not taking enough breaks…

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Company Culture | Cultivating Your Ideal Workplace Through Design

The topic of company culture has been trending around the globe as of late, prompting a reevaluation of organizational strategy and identity. Culture has had a presence within the workplace for as long as the workplace has existed, so why is it earning so much attention now? Simply put, culture serves as the very backbone…

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Humanscale® Diffrient Smart™ Ocean | Reviving Our Oceans Chair by Chair

Did you know that 8 million tons of plastic waste pollute our oceans each year? According to a new report by World Animal Protection, abandoned, lost or discarded fishing gear has been identified as the most harmful form of ocean plastic pollution and is responsible for nearly 10%, roughly 700,000 tons, of yearly ocean pollution…

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CET Designer | Transformative Design Solutions Made Simple

If you’re unfamiliar with Configura’s CET Designer, it is time to immerse yourself into a truly remarkable design experience. This intelligent, all-in-one software solution has made its way into the office of the CDI design team and has proven to be a remarkable asset in space planning and product configuration. Developed with the user in…

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WELL Building Standard™ | Building a Healthier Tomorrow

Successful organizations understand that by providing a happy and healthy workplace environment, they are attracting and retaining both clientele and a productive workforce. As Americans spend approximately 90% of their time indoors, whether at work, home or at play, it is of the utmost importance that surrounding walls act as a tool for advancing overall…

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Kimball fiXt™ | Statement Pieces for Modern Landscapes

Kimball’s newest product collection, fiXt™, is bringing industrial edge to spaces of all shapes and sizes. The line includes a multitude of tables, benches, stools and bookcases with a polished urban aesthetic and customizable features for effortless incorporation into collaboration areas, third spaces and workspaces. Mobile capabilities, sturdy metal trusses and a variety of tabletop materials,…

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Kimball Pep | Energizing the Flexible Workplace

Kimball introduced its newest seating line, Pep, earlier this month. The side seating collection is simple in form yet offers a durable structure and playful design for a variety of applications. Pep’s contour seat provides lasting comfort throughout the day and its lightweight, nylon shell comes in a variety of classic and energizing color options.…

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Office Ergonomics | Embracing Employee Well-Being

For most office employees, a majority of the workday is spent sitting at a desk and looking at a computer screen. We often lose track of time and, besides the occasional bathroom break, find ourselves sitting for hours on end without allowing a few minutes for our bodies to switch postures and positions. The hazardous…

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Integrated Technology | Power Solutions for the Modern Workspace

Corporate spaces have become increasingly flexible in recent years as employees demand adaptability and autonomy throughout their workspace. This move towards flexible working has ensured that a wide variety of tools and technologies continue to be incorporated within the office to allow for both mobility and connection. However, in an age when organizations may struggle…

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Movable Wall Systems | Adapting to Workspace Change

Adaptability plays a significant role within the workplace. When speaking of employees, adaptability refers to adjustments in behavior or method of approach in response to the needs of a situation. It is a critical quality that employers seek in today’s workforce as rapid changes in technology, diversity and society continue to flood the office. While…

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