A Buyer’s Market

Digital transformation is here. Whether becoming more data-driven in their decision making or investing in new digital tools, companies are embracing technology to improve efficiencies and forge new business paths.

Does Your Work Matter?

Adam Grant, author and host of TED’s WorkLife podcast, shares what he’s learning about how to make work not suck.” Teaser alert: “If you want to build trust, you actually want to de-fun. Instead of doing something simple and lighthearted, you actually work with a group of people to solve hard problems that matter.”

Your Coach Was Wrong: There Is an “I” in Team

Teams are made up of a bunch of “I”s — individuals with unique personalities, skills and needs. On the field or in the office, a team performs at its best when the needs of the group are supported while also addressing the needs of each member. We need to think about the “me within the we.”

Meet MIO: Co-Founder Q+A

Isaac Salm, co-founder of MIO, on his company’s commitment to bridging the gap between business and sustainability through design.

Planning for Performance

Today so much of our work happens away from the primary workstation. The casual atmosphere draws us in, but often these spaces do not support our work.

Feels Like Home, Designed for Work

Steelcase and West Elm come together to create hardworking, inviting new solutions for the office with West Elm Work Greenpoint.

Meet Bend Goods: Founder Q+A

Bend creates wire furniture inspired by mid-century modern shapes and designs but with a subtle originality that grows with closer examination.

Meet: Eskayel Founder Q+A

The Brooklyn-based textile studio creates hand-tied rugs, wallpaper and much more, designed from the original artwork of its founder, Shanan Campanaro.

Surprise and Delight

Durability, sustainability, ergonomics, choice and availability used to be differentiators. Now they’re expected norms. To create furnishings that deliver something more, Coalesse designers rely on character and craft to improve your experience in ways you didn’t even know you were looking for.