Why Nature Matters

Continuing our series of guest blogs by speakers and supporters of our up-coming Workplace Trends Autumn Conference in London: People, Place, Performance, Vantage Spaces write about biophilia, health, wellbeing = business efficiency.  We know that the simplest things make a real difference. Walking into work to the smell of freshly ground coffee. Connecting with nature through … Continue reading Why Nature Matters

Biomimicry: Not Just Sharkskins and Honeycombs

In our series of guest blogs by speakers and supporters of our up-coming Workplace Trends Autumn Conference in London: People, Place, Performance, conference manager Maggie Procopi discusses biomimicry and biophilia, which have been engaging topics of discussion at recent conferences. Over recent years at our Workplace Trends Conferences we’ve been lucky enough to welcome Michael Pawlyn and later … Continue reading Biomimicry: Not Just Sharkskins and Honeycombs

Why You Should Know About Visual Ergonomics

Continuing our series of guest blogs by speakers and supporters of our up-coming Workplace Trends Autumn Conference in London: People, Place, Performance, Durable's Jonathan Brune introduces the concept of Visual Ergonomics. Mega-trends like increasing digitisation, individualisation and urbanisation are rapidly changing the way we work. For example, it is no longer necessary to work in … Continue reading Why You Should Know About Visual Ergonomics

The Next Big Step for the Workplace? Our Salute to Salutogenic Design

In the second of our guest posts from supporters and contributors to the Workplace Trends London Conference on 17 October 2018, Christopher Glass from workagile describes the concept of Salutogenic Design.  What if health became the basis for judging every public space, every building, every workplace and every home? What if every person asked as standard: … Continue reading The Next Big Step for the Workplace? Our Salute to Salutogenic Design

Biophilia for Workplaces and Healthcare – Bridging the Gap

In the first of our guest posts from supporters and contributors to our Workplace Trends London Conference on 17 October 2018, Vanessa Champion of Argenta Wellness takes a look at biophilia for the workplace and in healthcare. For many of you reading this article, you’ll likely know all about it, or at least have heard … Continue reading Biophilia for Workplaces and Healthcare – Bridging the Gap