Elise Shapiro is a contributing editor. Little did she know that her first job, in the facilities department at Ralston Purina, while obtaining her M. Arch at Washington University, in St. Louis would foreshadow where her career would lead. She has always been a strong advocate for providing the best possible spaces for people to work – where aesthetics meet function and drive business success.
Our weekly round up of workplace news from around the web.
Design District director, Helen Arvanitakis, shares her thoughts via OnOffice on why office providers play a crucial role in navigating the post-pandemic world of work.
As the C.E.O. of Herman Miller, The New York Times reports that Andi Owen has had to navigate a polarized work force while thinking about the future of the offices her company makes furniture for.
Companies are figuring out how to balance what appears to be a lasting shift toward remote work with the value of the physical workplace, says the New Yorker.
Check out the latest installment of Commercial Property Executive’s 2021 outlook series, experts from across the market spectrum share insights on what to expect this year.
Cision reports that a new 2021 white paper has found employees desire a bright, light, and plant-filled workspace post-pandemic.