Finding Focus

Finding Focus

Turns out, finding the privacy you need at work doesn’t necessarily require closing a door. A new Steelcase study proves that when an open plan office is designed with pockets of visual privacy, it really is possible to focus and get things done. But don’t close your eyes to this additional finding: When it’s time to get creative, being in an open space with open views can help.

Where Should We Meet?

Where Should We Meet?

More collaboration and lack of meeting space is raising the importance of wayfinding and room scheduling systems.

Libraries: Rethinking the Heart of Campus

Libraries: Rethinking the Heart of Campus

Sssh. Libraries are traditionally quiet, rigid places filled with rules. But, that’s changing. The digital revolution, new learning styles and new generations are redefining today’s libraries. Listen as library leaders and Steelcase Education researcher Aileen Strickland-McGee share new insights into how the heart of campus can adapt to be future-ready. To learn more about the role the physical environment plays, visit steelcase.com/library.

Work Untethered

Work Untethered

Flexibility, mobility, choice and comfort are expectations of today’s workforce. Informal, casual meeting nooks, cafés, lounges and outdoor spaces continue to dislodge traditional work environments such as benches and workstations, as more and more employers recognize that inspiring work environments attract top performers and fuel creativity and innovation.

VodafoneZiggo Creates Agile Headquarters

VodafoneZiggo Creates Agile Headquarters

VodafoneZiggo’s agile transformation coach describes how its new headquarters in The Netherlands supports their agile process and culture.

Steelcase Expands Relationship with Uhuru

Steelcase Expands Relationship with Uhuru

The alliance offers designers and customers access to more of the company’s iconic “new American” design through the reliable Steelcase dealer network.