Offices

According to the University of Arizona’s germ guru Dr. Charles Gerba, desks, phones, water fountain handles, microwave door handles and keyboards are the top five most germ-contaminated spots in the office. Last year The Independent reported that the average desk harbours 400 times more bacteria than the average...

Planning the interiors of a small workplace is indeed a challenging task but equally delightful as well you will have to work with compact spaces, making them aesthetic and functional!  The key however is to also make the place look more spacious than it actually is.  An appropriate mix of design elements, suitable...

When you begin your career as a full-time freelancer, you may be tempted to wing it when it comes to your workspace. And while one of the many perks of working for yourself is the ability to work from anywhere, there are some pretty compelling reasons why a co-working space should be your first choice. Here are...

One of the main concerns that many business owners face nowadays trying to ‘future proof’ their office space for the years to come. Some may choose to look at doing this themselves, and some may choose to hire an office fit-out company to do this for them. However, this is always a big goal! As we all know, the office...

Despite all the wider uncertainty in Britain right now, London’s creative impulses show no sign of diminishing and even extends to the ways in which people are going about their daily work. And with large numbers of visitors continuing to come to the capital to live and work – whether it’s for a few weeks, months or...

It’s almost three weeks into January and as the bloated hangover from Christmas finally ebbs away, now is the time to focus on what you are going achieve in 2018. So what’s it going to be? How about if I told you this year you could make it something that’s both achievable AND beneficial to your business? Have you...

According to a recent survey by Time Use, the average employee spent more than half their day in a small office and attributed their work environment to job satisfaction. However, most start-ups and small businesses face financial constraints that don’t allow them to have large spaces. While large offices can be good...

A lot has been written about the UK startup scene over the past few years and it has come to our attention that ‘UK’ and ‘London’ are used almost synonymously when discussing the country’s startup ecosystem. Naturally, plenty of activity gravitates towards London and it is understandable that startups based in or...

Organising a meeting between teams across your business can be an arduous task in itself, ensuring everyone is in the same place at the same time is frustrating, and if there are geographical implications across your business too, then it becomes practically impossible to hold a productive meeting. However, advances...

With emerging technologies driving a major rethink of office design, this year’s Clerkenwell Design Week showcased several alternative solutions for workplace interiors and furniture. This annual event, taking over London’s Clerkenwell, is said to hold the highest number of architects and designers per square mile in...