OpenOffice

3 Ways To Tell Your Annoying Coworkers To Shut Up Without Being Rude

You don’t need to take the passive-aggressive route.<p>There are obvious benefits to an open office. Have a question for your manager? You can just walk right over to her. Want to have an impromptu conversation with your team? You don’t even need to go into a conference room.<p>But there are also times …

Introverts

Is the Open Office Plan Dead? 37% of Employees Say It's Distracting

Could the darling of the tech sector — the open plan office — be under siege? Thirty-seven percent of employees say an open plan office is …

The Workplace

News from Pratt Institute School of Information

December 2017 Newsletter<p>Dear Pratt School of Information Community,<p>It's our last newsletter of 2017. I hope everyone has wonderful holiday plans (I'm …

Education

Afghanistan Urges Taliban to Open Office in Kabul for Talks

An Afghan government-mandated peace council on Wednesday urged the Taliban to open an office in the capital Kabul and join peace talks to end the …

Afghanistan

London mayor's promotional agency to open office in Bengaluru in Feb

London & Partners (L&P), the promotional agency of the London mayor, will set up its office in Bengaluru in February.The opening of the office will …

Sadiq Khan

After updating SharePoint 2013 to November 2017 CU or later you may not be able to open documents with Office

Symptom<p>After updating SharePoint 2013 to November 2017 CU from a previous version you will not be able to open Office documents (Word, Excel, …

Microsoft

5 Open Office Space Etiquette Tips You Need To Know

It’s very likely that if you currently work in an office space, that it is considered an open-plan office. According to a survey from CoreNet Global, …

The Workplace

Office leases on list aren't quite as big this year

It hasn't been a big year for new office leases in Northeast Ohio, judging by our Largest New Office Leases list.<p>The 36 leases on the print version …

Cleveland

Dividend Champions For December 2017

Freezin' Season 2017 has ended.<p>Cuts, Freezes down substantially from 2016.<p>CCC Universe to grow in 2018 from 815 to more than 850 companies.<p>The …

Business

U.S. to open office, award grants in opioid fight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday it was launching a Drug Enforcement Administration field office in the Appalachian region at the center of the opioid crisis and would issue $12 million in grant funding to help assist law enforcement.<p>The announcement, made jointly …

News (U.S.)

Rethinking the open office

Opening up the space<p>When Thompson designed Push 22's new office in Bingham Farms, the company decided to abandon exterior offices and cubicles for a …

The Workplace

Why Open-Plan Offices Don't Work (And Some Alternatives That Do)

<i>This article was originally published by Amar Singh on Medium titled "You're working in the wrong place."</i><p>At my most recent job, I did all of my best …

The Workplace

4 Steps I Took to Remote Working

<i>Cover image by amanda blake soule, on Flickr, cropped by me.</i><p>If you sat around a few years in an open office or cubicle or paid mad housing prices in …

The Workplace

3 Carriage Lane In Salem: Wow!

WOW House: This late-1980s Contemporary has everything.<p>SALEM, NH — Check out this new listing in town.<p>Address: 3 Carriage Ln, Salem, New …

Boston

How This Open Office Boosts Company Creativity and Productivity

Take a tour of the Neon Roots office space.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Venturer takes a tour of the offices of Neon Roots, an app development agency. The company space features an open concept, allowing for collaboration between team members and a sense of pride -- that the …

The Workplace

This Chair Is Designed To Create A Private Space For One Person

Ukrainian based MZPA design, have created ‘The Planet’, a piece of furniture that enables someone to have a private space in an open office, hotels, …

Furniture

Employee Engagement was Key to the Design of New LA Offices

<i>Employee engagement creates a successful change management process.</i><p>Employee engagement in the change management process is integral to the success of …

The Workplace

“The Open Office and ADHD: Imperfect Together”

“The first step,” my doctor said, “is to move out of the co-working space.” I was a business owner at the time, and had just relocated my company to …

The Workplace

Your Open Floor Plan Office Space Is Negatively Affecting Your Team

Open floor plans are synonymous with hip, disruptive startups. Unfortunately, they can also be terrible for morale and productivity.<p>When we tried to …

The Workplace

Office Coach: I'm an introvert. How do I survive in an open office design?

<b>Q:</b> After an office renovation, all the employees in my department were moved to a new workspace. Previously, we were spread across two floors, …

The Workplace

Office Space Is an Employee Engagement Issue [infographic]

I know a lot of people toss everything into the “employee disengagement” pile. <i>This</i> causes disengagement. Or <i>that</i> causes disengagement. Reality is, the …

Employee Engagement

Parent company of Rubbermaid and Elmer's to open office in Dumbo

Company secures $4 million in state tax incentives to take space at Empire Stores for growing e-commerce business<p>Newell Brands, which owns a …

10 Best-Selling Co-Working and Creative Space WordPress Themes

Are you thinking about getting started with the website representing coworking space, conference space, meeting halls or any other business project? …

Web Design

4 Simple Ways You Can Regain Your Focus at Work

It’s hard to get work done at work. Office chatter, phone calls, and the familiar smartphone “ping” are hard to ignore in an open office. You’re also …

Public Speaking

The most important technique for improving creativity.

It’s something we should all be doing.<p>Dave woke up to his alarm and hit snooze. After repeating this three times, he finally grabbed his phone and …

Creativity

Opinion: Open Offices Don’t Work, Is It Time To Reconsider Cubicles?

<i>By Greg Lennox, Owner and Managing Director of RAL Display</i>Open layouts are undoubtedly the big talking point in office design these days. They were …

The Workplace

US to open office, award grants in opioid fight

The U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday it was launching a Drug Enforcement Administration field office in the Appalachian region at the center of …

Liberal View

Why It's Easier to Focus in a Coffee Shop Than in Your Office

Blame your chatty coworkers<p>Finding it hard to focus in the modern open office setup is a common problem. While you’re not staring at drab cubicle …

Coffee

Why You Can Focus in a Coffee Shop but Not in Your Open Office

A few years ago, during a media interview for one of my books, my interviewer said something I still ponder often. Ranting about the level of distraction in his open office, he said, “That’s why I have a membership at the coworking space across the street — so I can focus.”<p>While I fully support the …

Coffee

Culture Myth #1: Open Office Equates To Open Culture

Today's offices are open with no cabins or cubicles. Typical belief is that having an open office space equates to open culture. It is also believed …

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