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Creating More Health-Conscious Work Environments Through Antimicrobial Materials

Today we spend more time working than doing anything else, so the workplace has an important role in maintaining the bio-load and keeping us healthy. Due to mobility of workers, desks are more and more shared and we believe that antimicrobial technologies can help.

Wellbeing Down Under

Wellbeing Down Under

Architecture, design and real estate professionals in Australia have some innovative ways of thinking about how workplaces can support wellbeing.

Wellbeing: A Bottom Line Issue

Wellbeing: A Bottom Line Issue

Driving the need for these skills is the complexity of problems that organizations face today, and the demand for innovation that is no longer the turf of elite, top brands. Innovation is critical to drive bottom line results.

Taking the Lead

Taking the Lead

Read how a human-performance consulting firm has embraced palette of place to nurture employee wellbeing.

Think Better

Think Better

It’s fast becoming a deeply-embedded yearning of our time. In workplaces throughout the world, there’s awareness that we’re not performing to full potential and too many distractions are to blame. While the diagnosis may seem clear, most people feel helpless to do anything about it other than to keep working harder at staying focused. But neuroscience research is now shedding new light on the fundamental problem, offering decipherable clues for how to better support attention at work.

The Growth Dilemma

The Growth Dilemma

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 Privacy Crisis

The Privacy Crisis

Although workplaces today make it seemingly easy for people to collaborate, most leaders remain dissatisfied with the pace and frequency of breakthroughs.

Taking the Edge Off Work

Taking the Edge Off Work

A soft-edged worksurface reduces the risk of injury and can help people feel better while they work. Recent research confirmed that soft edges on worksurfaces ease pressure on the forearms by distributing the load over a larger, more…

Building Wellbeing into the Workplace

Building Wellbeing into the Workplace

Organizational wellbeing made tangible: space, furniture and tools designed to nurture individual wellbeing. Companies are pursuing organizational wellbeing with an enthusiasm never seen before.

Leap Productivity and Health Impact Study

Leap Productivity and Health Impact Study

As the number of knowledge workers grows worldwide, so does the need to design ergonomic programs that improve the health and productivity of these workers.

Beyond PCs: Armrest Support in a Changing Workplace

Beyond PCs: Armrest Support in a Changing Workplace

Whenever work changes in a fundamental way, it’s important to reexamine the ergonomic support that’s needed. New work trends—especially the introduction of tablets, smart phones and other touch-based technologies—present a new set of challenges for worker health and wellbeing.