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The Future of Work – 7 Tech Trends that are redefining the traditional work culture

If you’re tech geeks like we are, you’ll look at the past decade like it was the stone age. Advances in Software and automation are redefining the way business is conducted. We’re now more mobile and remote than ever, owing to a ten-fold increase in the speed at which we can access information. As a result, companies, big and small, …

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The not-so-technical guide to picking an ergonomic chair

Every manufacturer’s got the one chair they consider their gold standard ergonomic chair. Then you’ve got the knock-offs and the generic models that flood the market. But beyond the obvious aesthetic differences, it can be hard to differentiate the technical elements that make each chair unique. The Ergonomic Chair check-list Height A task chair should be able to accommodate users …

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LEED Building or LEED Product – Which one is it ?

There’s no such thing as a LEED certified product.The LEED certification, bestowed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) applies only to buildings and construction , interior design, operations & maintenance, developments & homes. LEED-certified buildings are resource efficient. They use less water and energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As an added bonus, they save money. It’s important to …

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Wellness & Well-being Deconstructed

Wellness is all the craze right now across the globe, it’s our industry’s new sexy buzz word! What happened to collaboration, sustainability, acoustics or ergonomics? Would you believe it, it’s all of that and a bag of chips! 😉 Why all the talk about Wellness? There is a ton of statistics on the cost of poor ergonomics. Below are just …

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8 expert cost saving tips to furnish your workspace

Value engineer – (VE) by definition is a systematic method to improve the “value” of goods or products and services by using an examination of function. Value, as defined, is the ratio of function to cost. Value can therefore be increased by either improving the function or reducing the cost. In the construction industry, however, its most common purpose is …