Combat the physical and mental challenges employees face in winter and update your office so they stay healthy and happy. Here are ways you can help.
Working outside leads to healthier and happier employees. Here's how outdoor office spaces work and what to keep in mind when designing one.
There's more to great design than furniture. The right lighting is critical to productivity and reducing eye strain in the office. Here's what to know.
We've all been part of meetings that drone on and become an exhausting part of the work day. If you've ever thought there must be a better way of sharing information without sitting around a table for hours, consider standing meetings. Standing meeti [...]
The office does more than providing a place to work — it can also deeply impact your mood and your productivity. Employees who have control over their workspaces are happier, healthier and, ultimately, more productive, says Meredith Wells-Lepley, Ph. [...]
There’s an undeniable link between creativity and wellbeing in the workplace. As Steelcase research has shown, "people who are happier at work are more productive – they are more engaged, more creative and have better concentration." In today's compe [...]
Science proves what we already know to be true: nobody performs well under pressure. Performing Under Pressure: The Science of Doing Your Best When It Matters Most by Hendrie Weisinger and J.P. Pawliw-Fry finds that judgment, decision-making, attenti [...]
Giving thanks year-round can lift your spirits now and throughout the year. Because while the beginning of the holiday season is joyful to many, it can jumpstart a season of anxiety and sadness for others. Expressing gratitude and focusing on the goo [...]
Office workers exposed to more light at the office had longer sleep duration, better sleep quality, more physical activity and better quality of life compared to office workers with less light exposure in the workplace, reports a study by Northwester [...]
Entrepreneurs looking to foster startup culture know a thing or two about great perks like free food. Hoping their "if you build it, they will come" attitude will draw talented rock stars, they splurge on organic treats and beer on tap. But much like [...]
Bringing nature into the workplace is not only a beautiful design element, but has been shown to reduce stress, minimize illness and enhance employee wellbeing. Whether your workplace has green spaces inside or access to green spaces outside, the imp [...]