Posts Tagged ‘wellbeing’

Going green isn’t a new idea, but there are still very few businesses adopting the notion on a day to day basis. If you’re workplace is guilty of being a little wasteful in, then it’s not too late to change. Start by following these easy steps and boost the eco friendliness of your office: Plants If you fill your...

There is a particularly notable trend in today’s business culture toward the “shrinking” of office spaces. For the last several years, this pattern hasn’t only made an impact in the physical workplace, but also how people work and are being managed, the technologies that enable their everyday tasks, and how each...

The millennial workplace aims to engage employees, increase productivity, and alleviate stress by appealing to the senses and empowering people to choose where and how within the office they want to work. We’ve come across Airbnb’s office in São Paulo, a living proof of how workplaces can enhance productivity when...

Cube Workspace V&A Waterfront Breakout Area Wellness at work should be viewed as an essential part of any company’s people strategy instead of a benefit for large corporates with deep pockets only. Unfortunately for most employers, promoting wellness and a healthy lifestyle at work is cost-demanding and many companies...

It is said that sitting for too long destroys your body. Many might find it strange that a position where you are supposed to be relaxing is actually hurting your body, but the truth is that humans are not built to sit still and look at a screen day after day. The truth is that sitting for too long over a period of...

With so much to do on a daily business within a traditional working environment, internal communications can be slow and inefficient. Unfortunately, this can have a negative impact on the success of an organisation, which relies on staying up to speed with competitors and industry trends, so here’s how to up the pace...

Before the New Year arrives and you are rushed off your feet trying to get all your work done, make any improvements to your office and keep your workforce happy, it might be time to think about the office environment. You don’t want to get back from the Christmas break only to find that you have a thousand things to...

Do you often feel like you are under pressure in the workplace? Research shows that stress is one of the leading causes of sick leave in the UK, as more of us fail to achieve the perfect work/life balance it’s important to understand how we can manage and reduce stress levels in the workplace before we find them...

With the growing awareness of our need to preserve the environment, architects, engineers and garden decorators are joining forces to develop new solutions to the many challenges that arise when sustainable cities, landscapes and environments are to be established. As city residents feel the squeeze on their living...

These days, more and more work gets done in the office. Many of us work 9 through to 5, week in and week out, at our desks. Unfortunately, as productive as we are, our bodies just weren’t designed for this type of use. The human body evolved to move, hunt, rest and recuperate. Then we did it all again the next...