In workplaces throughout the world, scenarios of near-constant distraction have become the norm. Thankfully, our ability to focus is still salvageable. As a result of the vast amount of neuroscience research being done, there’s now hard evidence about what attention is, how it works, how to attain it and how to use it productively.Learn more
In markets such as India and China, the nature of work is changing as firms move
up the value chain and take on more complex work. Creating flexible, resilient
workspaces that enhance employee wellbeing is key to retaining talent, even when
resource constraints and constant change can make that a challenge.
The Human Side of Modern Craft
Handcrafted items are experiencing resurgence in popular culture, but many of today’s workspaces are void of craft. Inspired by the Maker Movement, Coalesse is redefining modern craft with new materials and methods that artfully disrupt norms and humanize the workplace.
It’s a cornerstone of employee engagement, yet many organizations aren’t articulating or living their purpose consistently. Steelcase’s Applied Research + Consulting division is helping companies leverage their spaces, processes and technology to bring purpose into the daily work experience.Read more
Fortune magazine has recognized Steelcase Inc. as one of its 2014 “World’s Most Admired Companies” in the Home Equipment and Furnishings industry sector.
The Business Roundtable (BRT) released its 2014 Sustainability Report. Steelcase’s sustainability achievements were highlighted by Jim Keane alongside fellow BRT members that include some of the top U.S. companies. The BRT companies represent nearly one-third of the total value of the U.S. stock market.