Build better mental health: why design for wellbeing?

When building offices and homes that take mental health and wellbeing into account, cost remains the ever-present challenge for the construction industry

Could a smart office building transform your workplace?

Yes, smart buildings can cut your energy bills, but the practical impact they have on productivity, engagement and wellbeing can be much more valuable to business leaders

The right tech can make smart buildings smarter

Just how smart are commercial buildings and can they get any smarter?

Five benefits of biophilic office design

Biophilic design incorporates elements from nature, such as plants, water features and natural lighting, into the workplace. Although this approach has yet to hit the mainstream, many experts believe the business benefits mean it will become widespread. Here are five benefits

Why you must create space for workplace learning

Business leaders are wrestling with how to integrate formal and informal learning spaces at work to nurture a necessary upskilling culture

Office design: what does the future workplace look like?

Architects, designers and developers tell business leaders how they can create office environments that make staff happier, better motivated and more productive

Does workplace design really matter?

Google office, workplace design

It can be gimmicky, minimal or more conventional, but does office design matter when measuring staff wellbeing and productivity?

How to design a successful work space

Photobox work space

Six senior executives tell us how they designed their workspaces to improve processes, and foster employee creativity and happiness