Here is where we share the latest information on workplace research, insights and trends on how people work and how creating great space can make a difference.
In workplaces throughout the world, there’s awareness that we’re not performing to full potential and too many distractions are to blame. While the diagnosis may seem clear, most people feel helpless to do anything about it other than to keep working harder at staying focused. But neuroscience research is now shedding new light on the fundamental problem, offering decipherable clues for how to better support attention at work. Read the Issue.
Making Distance Disappear: Unleashing the Power of Distributed Teams
Teamwork is a lot harder than it used to be. In the not-so-distant past, teammates simply called a meeting, gathered in a conference room and solved problems—or at least they tried to. It wasn’t a perfect process, but it was far less complex. Read the Issue
The Privacy Crisis
Without question, successful collaboration requires giving coworkers easy access to each other. But it also requires giving each individual the time and places to focus and recharge, and too many workplaces today aren’t delivering on privacy as a necessity. Read the Issue
Wellbeing: A Bottom Line Issue
Fostering creativity and innovation requires a new strategy that might take some business leaders by surprise—a rigorous research focus on organizational and employee wellbeing. Read this issue.
Innovate or die. In 1997 American business writer Tom Peters coined this famous phrase. It was true then and rings even more true now. For CEOs worldwide it’s obvious: Innovation is critically important to an organization’s success, and… more
Culture Code: Leveraging the workplace to meet today’s global challenges
360 Magazine explores perspective about the various patterns forming around work, space and information — patterns and behaviors that leading organizations are thinking about to better prepare their companies for tomorrow. Download the most recent issue.
A New Lens For Leading Organizations
In a challenging, complex and competitive environment, business leaders everywhere are united by a common desire: to anticipate the future and act on it now. 360 Magazine explores perspective about the various patterns forming around work, space and information — patterns and behaviors that leading organizations are thinking about to better prepare their companies for tomorrow. Download the issue.
360 Issue 63 : The Next Office
On the priority list for senior executives everywhere: maximize assets, cut costs, compete in the new economy, boost innovation, build the brand. Meanwhile, topping the list of most-overlooked yet waiting-to-be-leveraged assets: the office. The solution is Steelcase’s concept for the “next” office: an Interconnected Workplace. This isn’t just a new look, it’s researching and rethinking the office for the new economy, today and tomorrow. View full issue
360 Issue 61 : Leveraging Complexity
Business is a whole new deal. Compared to pre-recession days, we’re moving around more, using more technology, even working more hours. Teams are more distributed but also more interconnected. Business is glocal — both global and local Read the full issue
360 Issue 60 : Rethinking Higher Education Spaces
As colleges look to deal with new teaching methods, changing technology, and a new generation of students, space plays a key role in higher education. Read the full issue
360 Issue 59 : Harder Working Spaces | The workplace just got smarter
People are working harder than ever. So should their space. See how leading companies are reducing real estate, building brand, fostering collaboration, and engaging employees. Read the full issue