/* ---- Google Analytics Code Below */

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Future Tech Offices

In the BBC:    How offices are being redefined with futuristic architecture.  Mostly as seen by the tech industry giants.  Good examples.

" ... Another challenge for designers of the future office is catering for workers from four generations, Millennials, Generations X and Y, and Baby Boomers in senior management. ... Open-plan offices can be cheaper for companies to set up, by up to 20%, according to Dr Vinesh Oommen, at the Queensland University of Technology. ... But despite the efforts of some architects, they can easily be done badly. .... 90% of studies found open-plan offices were associated with higher levels of stress and elevated blood pressure, Dr Oommen found. ... "

No comments: