We've talked about hybrid offices, but what about hybrid dorms? College can be a time of great opportunity and inter-disciplinary collaboration, but sometimes it is easy to lock yourself in your dorm to finish your work. The University of Utah is trying to change that with a $45 million experiment to turn your living area into so much more. 400 aspiring entrepreneurs were chosen to live and work in the same building.
Whether you're just starting out or your company has outgrown it's space, a new office search can be daunting. Here are a few things to keep in mind when searching for your new office.
Offices need to be multi functional to accommodate for the many different work place situations you will be in. Sometimes your employees will need to be focused other times collaboration will be key. There will also be times of training and learning, and of course, socializing. Read below to learn how to design your office for these four main work modes.
Are you thinking about redesigning your office space? Looking at recent design trends could help but there are so many and you can't incorporate them all! How will you know what trends will best fit your office? The best answer is to figure out what your employees want or need. 33% of respondents in The Human Spaces report said that office design affects whether they even take a job. Read four tips for a successful office redesign.
For all the talk a few years ago about the benefits of open offices, some people are now backtracking. Not everyone is thrilled with open offices because of the noise, the distractions, and the germs. Are we making a return to traditional cubicles?
Art encompasses a wide variety of media, and affects everyone who sees it in one way or another. Employers are starting to add artwork to their offices to increase employee efficiency and creativity while also impressing clients.
Not every business is suited to the layouts and features of a modern office. Some businesses need the traditional office layout to be successful. Still, many offices are transforming and updating to fit the new trends to attaract younger employees and wow their clients. Curious if your office is considered modern? Read the 6 key features that represent a modern day office space.
Today's Systems recently completed a project for an expanding construction company. The company was moving from their old office to a larger space and they were looking for all new furniture. Today's Systems provided a multitude of services including space planning, interior design, and installation.
Last week, Pantone (the world-renowned authority on color) released the color of the year for 2017. Pantone's color of the year often influences everything we see coming from the design world; from fashion to graphics and of course, interiors. For interiors the color of 2017 impacts more than just our choice in fabric color...
Since 1941, KI has positioned themselves as the contract furniture company that best understands the contract furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions.
On Wednesday the Today's Systems team took a trip into the city for our annual Neocon East visit. Neocon East is the design expo and conference for commercial interiors on the East Coast. Every year it is great to see the new advancements being made within the industry. It wouldn't be a great trip without pictures to share with our followers, so check out some of our favorite pictures below!
Today's Systems recently completed a new project involving space planning and interior design while also providing all the clients furniture needs. The project features an HR Service Provider company who needed to move from their outdated office. We were able to plan and design a space for them that better fit their needs and incorporated an open concept plan.
At Today's Systems we don't have an office dog but we can't deny these reasons of why bringing your fury friend to work is beneficial! If you've been having a ruff week, make sure you take a look at these adorable faces.
What's better than a quick day trip to New York City to gather some extra office inspiration? Last week some of our team took a trip up to New York City to visit a variety of furniture showrooms. Check out some of favorite pictures and showroom pieces.
Inspired by work-life trends, Today's Systems has added new product lines to our office & showroom.
Specifically referring to the work place, every piece of furniture is going to play an important part in boosting your productivity, as well as potential. It's the reason why nearly all office spaces in the world are providing a makeover to their boring and old furniture by including stylish, as well as new furniture within their offices. Here will include a few of the ways that great office furniture may enhance your productivity in the work place:
Besides bringing life and color to the space, office plants are also known to provide a healthier workplace with their ability to improve air quality. Find out which plants work best in your environment.