How to build an office of the future

Future work illustration

A multitude of industries are struggling to keep pace with the march of technology – and construction is no exception

The impact of open-plan offices on leadership

Microsoft’s UK headquarters in London, designed by Gensler; the technology giant is a prime example of a large corporate that has opened up its working environment and adopted a flatter hierarchy

What impact does a more open-plan working environment have on authority and leadership, and how does a social-democratic model of community suit a capitalist set-up like a big corporate?