DWF, a London-based law firm, has added a unique offering to its list of benefits. The firm is offering its lawyers the opportunity to buy miniature office sheds to place in their own gardens so they can work from home.
Students at Harvard’s Innovation Lab created a short video to demonstrate how the last 35 years of technology has “cleared the desktop.” Watch as physical items--cameras, calendars, fax machines and bulletin boards--are replaced by digital apps until the desktop has only three items left: a smartphone, a computer, and (oddly) a pair of su
Staples just released its fifth annual Flu Season Survey and found that 60% of American workers say they go to work sick. This is a considerable drop from last year (nearly 90% of office workers worked sick in 2013) but it’s still significant.
A University of Michigan study analyzed the role of exercise on employees in a financial services company that had just started a workplace wellness program.
Amsterdam-based Studio Heldergroen designed its office space to be highly flexible. At the end of the workday, steel cables hoist desktops, with their computers attached, into the ceiling. Chairs and cabinets are quickly rolled out of the way.