The future of work is about more than working from home. We are at a tipping point and leaders must make a choice about where and how people will work. The pressure to get it right has never been greater.
Teams are under more pressure than ever, expected to untangle complex problems, deliver fantastic results and do it all faster than their competitors. Today’s teams are hyper-collaborators who navigate a fluid, fast-paced flow of interdependent ideas, redefining both teamwork and me work. Their work has changed dramatically, but their workspaces? Not so much. Steelcase researchers reveal how to create spaces that give today’s revolutionaries what they expect and need to excel at work.
In another 10 years, your current office will seem as quaint as a rotary phone on the kitchen wall. By carefully analyzing the signals of change that surround us today, Steelcase researchers formulated seven fascinating scenarios for how and where work might occur just one decade from today. Thrilling or sobering, they’re sure to stimulate a point of view about a future that will be very different from what we’re experiencing today.
Remote work requires a lot more formalization of what would be more informal in the office.
This article is part of a series of updates to our series “Navigating What’s Next: The Post-COVID Workplace.”
Partnering with iDA Workplace, Steelcase has supported the Shanghai K Charitable Foundation, to deliver a new, holistically designed learning and living facility in Shanghai, offering disadvantaged youth from regional China the chance for a new start. Read full article
The Sir Horace Kadoorie Hospitality and Mentoring Programme (SHKHMP) was launched in 2015 through the support of the Hon. Sir
Going back to work, for most people, is going to feel a lot different than when they left. The changes, at first, may feel surreal, with people wearing masks, separated by partitions and avoiding physical contact – no more fist bumps, hugs or handshakes.
A healthy, engaged and productive work environment starts with conversations about people’s needs and how to adjust individual and teamwork practices to create a new balance.
In our webinar Making Distance Work, a panel of experts shared practical tips on how to keep your body, mind and emotions healthy when you’re suddenly remote. Read the summary of what our guests had to say.