Hot-Desking The Total Office Furniture

Considering Hot-Desking? Keep These Pointers In Mind

According to a fairly comprehensive survey involving 400 multinational companies, two-thirds of the participants confirmed a plan to implement hot-desking by 2020. Not a surprising result, given the trend for remote working, open plans, and rising real estate costs.  But with hot-desking or shared desk environments come a host of problems, some anticipated, but most not. These included increased suspicion …

How Technology Has Changed the Way Workspaces look

As our devices get faster, smaller, and slimmer, our workspaces are going to start feeling bigger and alot more different. For the most part, laptop and a mobile is all a modern worker needs to function; a change that’s causing businesses to rethink what we need in a office. Cloud storage, disappearing wires, Augmented and Virtual Reality becoming mainstream, smart …

Woven Image – our partners in Aesthetic Acoustics

The Total Office is proud to introduce Woven Image, our newest partner in the region and manufacturer of high-performance, quality fabrics, and acoustic solutions.  The Australian manufacturer was established in 1987 after identifying a strong need for design driven textile products. In line with the need for combined functional and aesthetically superior acoustic products and fixtures in the UAE, we’re thrilled …

Workspace Solutions

Workspace Solutions for a Seamless Transition Towards Agile Working

When our client, American multinational conglomerate General Electric bought a marketing leading Oil & Gas company, the executive team envisioned a workspace that would convey a message of strength, experience, consolidated expertise, and it’s resulting value to the oil & gas industry. With both companies sharing values in innovation, collaboration, and diversity and inclusion, it was crucial for the new …

Humanscale Keyboard Tray Ergonomic Accessories

The One Ergonomic Accessory You Should Invest In

An ergonomic office is no doubt beneficial for employees, and serves the company well in the long-run. But while ergonomics is always high on the wish list, there are times you find your budget unwilling to accommodate your request. We frequently find ourselves in similar situations on projects, resulting in concerned clients consulting with our team on the most effective …

Wellness at Work

Wellness at Work

Employee Wellness is important. And organizations, large or small, need to embrace and encourage it. But the job isn’t done by simply handing out discounted gym memberships, or a Birthday card to an employee to make them feel good. Wellness at Work needs to be approached holistically and should be an integral part of a company’s culture. We started a …

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The Evolution of Meeting Spaces

When was the last time you had a meeting in an actual meeting room? Before you think of a date and time, let me throw in something else for you to consider: when was the last time you had a meeting that genuinely needed a meeting room? Traditional meeting spaces belong to an older generation of office spaces – an …