Tag: Office Space

Workplace wellness

Designing Workplaces that Promote Mental Well-Being

April 15, 2024

Via: HR Hero

for Well-Being Designing indoor spaces that promote mental well-being in the workplace is more than a trend; it is a crucial step toward cultivating a productive and content workforce. Here’s how thoughtful design can create visually appealing and emotionally supportive […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

The Future of Open Floor Plans: Achieving Flexibility Without Employee Backlash

February 12, 2024

Via: HR Hero

Cubicles and closed-off spaces in workplaces are outdated. Today, many businesses prefer open floor plans over private work zones. While open spaces are great for collaboration, they also have some drawbacks. How can you enhance the flexibility of open floor […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Companies Prioritize Shared Office Space in the Age of Hybrid Work

January 22, 2024

Via: HR Hero

In 2023, 90% of companies offered some level of hybrid work, according to a new survey from CBRE. The adoption of hybrid work is driving companies to lease less space and redesign their offices to be more effective for employees, […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Digital Resignation: Workers Are Live-Quitting on TikTok

May 2, 2023

Via: HR Hero

Popular culture is full of scenes involving highly public and dramatic resignations. Who can forget Jerry Maguire walking out on his high-powered sports agent job to start his own shop? Or Jennifer Aniston’s character Joanna quitting her waitressing job at […]

Research, Software

7 Truly Terrible Offices on Film and What They Teach Us

May 23, 2019

Via: HR Hero

“Third prize is you’re fired!” snaps Alec Baldwin in a bitter (and almost literal) punchline aimed at a cowering sales team. Baldwin’s character in 1992’s Glengarry Glen Ross is a bad boss who makes already devalued employees feel even worse—a […]

Workplace wellness

Office Space: Why HR should dabble in color theory

April 8, 2019

Via: HR Dive

The fire-red paint swept across one wall of a conference room plays a surprisingly important role in workplace culture and employee engagement. So does the sunshine-yellow couch inviting guests into a lobby, along with the banana leaves stenciled onto the […]

Workplace wellness

Why a Growing Workforce Doesn’t Always Require an Office Relocation

March 25, 2019

Via: HR Hero

When a company first starts out, its focus is on promoting the business, delivering maximum output with an “all hands on deck” workforce, and ultimately increasing the number of clients it serves. At this stage, the office premises are generally […]

Workplace wellness

Your Office Needs a Redesign: 4 Ways to Get Your Team Involved

August 18, 2016

Via: Entrepreneur

As a leader, I’ve learned that offices are a huge part of company culture. In fact, the Human Spaces report on workplace design found that employees in offices with natural elements reported 15 percent higher levels of well-being, were six percent more productive […]