From the rise of open-office floor plans, to mobility and ergonomics, Offices and work spaces have gone through some dramatic transformations over the last half-century. Here is a look at the latest business furniture trends and some interesting facts about how the office environment can boost productivity.
…and how to design a workspace your employees will love. The head of our furniture department, Chris Fortune, was recently on a business trip. Ironically it was for training from Hon. In the airport on the way back to St. Louis, he came across the Harvard Business Review on a newsstand with the headline “Why we hate our offices.” As someone that designs offices for a living, this headline caught [Read More]
A new study suggests the biggest problem with open offices is noise. Specifically human noises. Here’s how to design around it. [Read More]
If you are updating your office or moving, Office Essentials can help with our free office furniture space planning and design services. [Read More]