Steelcase Launches Navi TeamIsland in Asia Pacific today, the latest solution designed with small details that make a big difference. See how Navi TeamIsland can make for a happier day at work.
Steelcase was recognized today as one of the most community-minded companies in the nation as a part of the Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light. The company’s expansive involvement in community programs led to the recognition.
The article, “Team Spirit” by The Economist points to the fact that that as work teams and collaboration, so does the complexity of managing those teams. The article states that a key factor in keeping employees engaged is providing to proper tools. Pointing to Steelcase research, one key tool is to give employees more control over where and how they work.
The article, “A Super Simple Way to Be Happy at Work,” by Huffington Post highlights that allowing employees to choose where they work ork can have greater benefits than once believed. Pointing to Steelcase research, the article states that not only does changing workplaces increase energy, choice and control may ultimately affect an employee’s passion.
Brody WorkLounge won a Silver award in the 2016 Edison Awards, which honor innovators and innovation across industries. The honor was announced on April 21, 2016 at a gala in New York.
Reinforcing its commitment to India, Steelcase, the global leader in office furniture industry and innovative workspace solutions, today announced the opening of its new Steelcase WorkLife Centre (WLC) in Delhi. This innovatively designed centre will be the fourth WLC in India, post Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
The Business Roundtable (BRT) released its 2016 Sustainability Report. Steelcase’s sustainability vision and 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.
Jim Keane joined editor-in-chief of Greenbiz, Joel Makeower in an interview to discuss how Steelcase uses the lens of sustainability and circular economy to drive growth.
Fortune has recognized Steelcase Inc. as one of its 2016 “World’s Most Admired Companies” in the Home Equipment and Furnishings industry sector.
Workplaces can encourage employees to stand, move and reenergize by providing spaces that let us change positions without disrupting workflow. Designers at Steelcase created the Navi TeamIsland to help employees add movement to their days. It does this in three important ways.Read 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