Jose Luis Sanchez-Concha

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How to start a great coworking space

Even though I really enjoy working from home when it’s possible, I’ve always considered coworking spaces being full of opportunities when done …

El estadounidense que burla a las aerolíneas para volar barato por el mundo

"En los últimos 18 meses he vivido en hoteles", en aviones, en salas de espera de aeropuertos, cuenta Ben Schlappig al programa de radio Newshour de la BBC.<p>"Soy un sin techo voluntario, se podría decir", remarca. "Paso unas <b>305 noches al año en hoteles y las otras 60 en aviones</b>".<p>Y por eso, este …

Cities And Money: Coworking Spaces Continue to Grow

Cities And Money: Coworking Office Spaces Grow<p>A coworking space in Berlin, via Wikipedia.<p>In larger cities, there’s a growing trend of more people …

The Workplace

Why People Thrive in Coworking Spaces

Shonagh Rae<p>There seems to be something special about coworking spaces. As researchers who have, for years, studied how employees thrive, we were surprised to discover that people who belong to them report levels of thriving that approach an average of 6 on a 7-point scale. This is at least a point …

11 Incredible Coworking Statistics

Coworking spaces are great for productivity and work-life balance.The movement outside of the office and into shared workspaces is one towards …

Banco de Crédito del Perú Redefines Culture

A new workplace helps redefine a bank’s culture<p>Banco de Crédito del Perú is the largest and oldest bank in Peru, a model of performance in the …

Employee Engagement

How to get a job at Google: meet the man who hires and fires

Inside a lobby at Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California, beside a rank of 1990s arcade machines, a laminated sign asks people to “Please Be Googley”. It is a request that visitors remember to wear security badges; also that they don’t steal any of the stuff that’s been left around for …

The Workplace

Workspace Psychology

Employees who have the freedom to choose when, where and how they work are more productive, more satisfied and view their companies as more …

Step Inside The Greenest Office Space In Asia

Composting toilets, an indoor-air-monitoring system, and totally energy, water, and carbon neutral–the Glumac office rises above your standard green building.<p>Step into Glumac’s 6,000-square-foot office space in Shanghai, China, and you probably won’t notice anything out of the ordinary; it just …

Framing

Death of the desk: the architects shaping offices of the future

In what was to be his last public appearance before his death, Steve Jobs detailed to Cupertino city council, California, in 2011 the plans behind Apple's new headquarters – a 71 hectare (176 acre) campus with an enormous O-shaped building for 13,000 employees at its heart.<p>Jobs claimed that they …

Hackable buildings: Shawn Gehle at TEDxVeniceBeach

TED Talks

10 bizarre objects found in 'cool' offices

<b>A man is sitting in a room surrounded by a life-sized plastic llama, an indoor slide and a disco tunnel. It might sound like the beginning of a strange dream, but these are all objects found in some of the UK's "coolest" offices, writes Kate Magee.</b><p>Companies, particularly in the creative or tech …

One Workplace Headquarters: un showroom de diseño inigualable

<b>Desgin</b> <b>Blizt</b> se caracteriza por ser una firma de arquitectura y diseño de interiores que ofrece un servicio completo y de alta calidad, especializada …

¿Oficina o salón de juegos? | Semana Económica

Gerencia<p>19 agosto 2013 0 comentarios<p>Lo lúdico en el diseño de las oficinas no basta para mejorar la productividad<p>se requiere suscripción<p>Para leer …

This a Cappella Version of Lorde's "Royals" Gives Us Chills

If <i>Pitch Perfect</i>'s Barden Bellas really existed, we're sure Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, and the gang would be scheming up strategies on how to beat the Florida State University AcaBelles in a sing-off. This real-life a cappella girl group is fierce—and their gorgeous rendition of Lorde's catchy …

Karl Lagerfeld

Do we still need the telephone?

<b>Just as the use of social media divides opinion, so the arrival of telephones in the office was once seen as a radical intrusion, explains Lucy Kellaway.</b><p>As I sit at my desk I can hear the distant hum of a photocopier, a mobile phone vibrates along a table and somewhere far away a printer runs out …

Want To Collaborate Better? Work In A Circle

Your environment greatly influences your working disposition. Gather ’round to hear how.<p>Hear ye, hear ye, kings and queens: Research suggests that if you want your knights to work together, you need to sit them at a round table.<p>Why? It’s a matter of environment, a new study from two Canadian …

Too much collaboration is hurting worker productivity

Companies love collaboration—it’s become the go-to approach to solve corporate problems and spur innovation. Yet by emphasizing it at the expense of solitary work, employers choke worker productivity and satisfaction.<p>A new report by Gensler, the global workplace design and architecture firm, found …

¿Cómo sería un día de trabajo ideal para la generación Y?

A pesar de que la tecnología para call center ha mejorado sustancialmente, aún hay desafíos de carácter humano por abordar. El alto desgaste de los …

Office Tour: Asurion’s Atlanta Software Development Offices

Asurion’s Atlanta Software Development Offices<p>Firm<p>Client Asurion,<p>size 15,000 sqft<p>Year 2013<p>Location Atlanta, Georgia, United States,<p>Technology …

The Science of Serendipity in the Workplace

To Encourage Interaction and Innovation, Companies Try Smaller Spaces, Games; Trivia Helps Break Awkward Silences<p>By<p>Rachel Emma Silverman<p>Companies aren't leaving serendipity to chance.<p>Firms are thinking up new ways to encourage interactions among employees who normally don't work with each other. …

The Workplace

An Office Designed for Human Nature (and Happy Workers) | Inc.com

The 20th century metaphor for the workplace was the assembly line, with workers playing the role of robot-like cogs in a standardized environment. Now, though, robots do the work of robots, and humans are valuable because they're, well... human: creative, clever, adaptable and empathetic.<p>Offices, …

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Overcoming Resistance to Workplace Change with Employee Participation

By Keti Malkoski / April 24, 2013<p>It’s no secret that most people are adverse to change. When it comes to workplace change, this adversity is …

5 Habits Of Leaders Who Create Workspace Culture

When I was a student (once upon a time I thought I was to be a clinical psychologist), and broke, and spending time in New York City (also about the time I decided I was not to be a performing artist, choreographer for my career after spending years here doing so), I used to make extra money …

What Your Employees Are Doing When You Think They're Working | Inc.com

Sixty-nine percent of employees report wasting at least a half hour of time per workday. Another 21 percent report wasting at least some time each week. The other valiant, hard working 10 percent who report that they never waste time? They're lying through their teeth.<p>Okay, I made that last part …