Discover the significance of diverse office seating and the advantages it offers in terms of productivity and wellness for employees. Learn about the three different types of workers and how their requirements differ. Explore office neighbourhoods and the four foundational space typologies according to Steelcase. Finally, delve into the finest seating alternatives for your organisation, including ergonomic office chairs, active sitting stools, and more.
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How to build a better workplace culture
In this article, we show some of the ways companies can improve employee morale and ensure staff look forward to a day in the office. We outline eight key ways to develop a stronger workplace culture — and how we changed our own workplace for the better and how to choose the right office furniture.
How touchdown workspaces can breathe life into your hybrid office
Touchdown spaces are a great option for businesses that want to support a flexible or hybrid working environment. They provide staff with a convenient place to work. A well-designed touchdown space can encourage collaboration, improve engagement and lead to better performance and productivity.
Attract WFH employees to the office with inspiring interior design
The shift to remote work has been a major challenge for many businesses, with employees becoming increasingly comfortable with the flexibility and convenience of working from home. However, there is still a strong desire for human connection and collaboration in the workplace.
Neutral colour palettes in office design: achieving balance
Discover the benefits of incorporating a neutral colour palette in your office interior design. Learn how to create a cohesive, timeless look by layering different neutral tones, and how to use colour theory to promote focus, concentration, and overall wellbeing in the workplace. Explore real-life examples of successful neutral colour palette offices, and learn how to add personality and interest to your space while keeping it calming and inviting.
What you need to know when shopping for an ergonomic chair
There’s so many different chairs on the market, it can be hard to identify which one is right for you. Help get clear on what you need with these 10 short videos answering common questions with Andy McRobbie, our New Zealand Sales Manager and Andrew Wilson, Ergonomist and Osteopath.
Designing hybrid offices that work
With many offices now shifting to accommodate flexible working, three distinct spaces have emerged to support new hybrid working models. Ergonomic workstations, Touchdown spaces and Collaboration areas – each with their own unique seating requirements.
Our ergonomic chair assessments – behind the scenes
In this article, we share the criteria we use when working with Andrew Wilson to ergonomically assess our chairs. Our product development team works with Andrew to have each office chair ergonomically assessed. Get to know these five criteria to help you get the best fit-for-purpose chair for your needs.
How to set up your ergonomic workstation – 7 steps
In this article and video featuring Andrew Wilson, a practising Osteopath and Ergonomist, outlines seven steps to set up your ergonomic workstation and help you achieve optimum working postures.
How to correct your posture: common mistakes and fixes
In this article and video featuring Andrew Wilson, a practising Osteopath and Ergonomist, we show you how to correct your posture by demonstrating common postural mistakes and how to avoid them. Give it a go. Why wouldn’t you want to be more focused, productive and healthy while working?