Tags: Office space

Mark Eltringham: The greatest challenge for the modern workplace is how to engineer serendipity

It’s not often that workplace management becomes national news but that happened at the end of February when  the world became very interested for a while in the way we design and manage offices. The reason for this was the decision by Yahoo to ban homeworking for staff at its headquarters.  The resultant period of…

Research reveals escaping the city may mean less space for office workers

New figures from the BCO reveal that London offices from an overall building perspective are less densely occupied than those outside the capital, and more likely to accommodate meeting rooms and breakout areas that provide a greater variety of work setting for staff. The BCO’s 2013 Occupier Density Study found that the South and West…