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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.

How Elevator Design Inspired SnapCab’s Office Pods

How Elevator Design Inspired SnapCab’s Office Pods

When SnapCab CEO Glenn Bostock was approached to create a pod for the office, he ended up designing a solution for noise, distraction and lack of privacy in his own workplace.

Blu Dot Finds Success Democratizing Good Design

Blu Dot Finds Success Democratizing Good Design

Minneapolis-based designer and maker of modern furnishings, Blu Dot, recently received Cooper Hewitt’s prestigious National Design Award for Product Design. Co-founders CEO John Christakos and COO Maurice Blanks share how a mission to bring good design to everyone continues to create new opportunities for the company. Find out more about Blu Dot.

The Evolution of Modern Craft and Quality

The Evolution of Modern Craft and Quality

What you may think of as craft or quality is not the whole story. Driven by their personal passion as makers, Coalesse general manager, Lew Epstein, and global design director, John Hamilton, discuss how a new approach to quality and modern craft is influencing design at Coalesse. Read more in the  essay Create: The Culture of Modern Craft.

Leadership for Innovation

Leadership for Innovation

Johanna Frelin talks about Leading Tengbom, the most innovative architecture firm in Scandinavia.

SILQ is a Runway Hit with Interior Design

SILQ is a Runway Hit with Interior Design

Interior Design covered the New York debut of SILQ — calling the chair “revolutionary.” Watch their interview with James Ludwig, vice president of Global Design & Engineering for Steelcase, as he explains what makes SILQ such a breakthrough in office seating design.

The World Is a Big Prototype

The World Is a Big Prototype

Bruce Smith, Steelcase global design director, sees the world as a big prototype. At GreenBiz 2018, he shared how asking big questions, working together and pushing limits can help designers consider more sustainable solutions. (Video courtesy: GreenBiz)

Inside Innovation

Inside Innovation

Steelcase’s newest Learning and Innovation Center in Munich gives employees and visitors a firsthand view of how Steelcase is using space to learn, innovate and grow.