#ModernMonday: The Future of the Workplace Twitter Chat Recap
This past Monday, July 27, Dwell and Design Milk tackled “the future of the workplace,” and our very own Brian Shapland, general manager of turnstone, co-hosted the hour with Jill Goebel of Gensler. Take a look at some of the highlights below, and head to Twitter each Monday from 1 to 2 p.m for more design trend talks.
Q1: How has office design changed in the past decade?
A1: With technology, we have the freedom to work anywhere—but what we’re finding is that “anywhere” doesn’t always work. #modernmonday
— turnstone (@MyTurnstone) July 27, 2015
Q2: We’re hearing that sitting all day is bad for our health. What kind of products are out there to combat this epidemic?
— Design Milk (@designmilk) July 27, 2015
Q3: What are some of the pros and cons of an open office space design?
A3. Pros – flexible, anytime design. Cons – noise, maybe less organization. #modernmonday
— Zircon Corporation (@ZirconTools) July 27, 2015
Q4: How is the technology changing the workplace?
A4. One word: Collaboration. Multiple people working on the same project from different physical locations. #modernmonday
— Patio Productions (@PatioPros) July 27, 2015
Q5: The traditional 9 to 5 work schedule is dwindling—how is the way we work changing the design of office spaces?
— Aileen Kwun (@aileenkwun) July 27, 2015
Q6: Coworking spaces are on the rise – what components are needed for a successful coworking space?
— Gensler (@GenslerOnWork) July 27, 2015
For more highlights, check out Dwell’s recap.