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4 Ways to Fight 'Text Neck' and Get Moving at Work
Office Furniture

4 Ways to Fight 'Text Neck' and Get Moving at Work

Consider investing in employees' well-being in the office and find fun ways to keep your team in shape.
Brian Shapland
Do You Dislike the Design of Your Workplace? Here's Why.
Design

Do You Dislike the Design of Your Workplace? Here's Why.

Some insight about why certain offices are more or less satisfying to work in.
Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth
Staples

Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth

If approved, the deal would combine the No. 1 U.S. office supplier with its closest rival, creating a new company with expected annual revenue of $39 billion.
Catherine Clifford
Cubicles Were Originally Designed to Set Us Free and Now They're Slowly Killing Us
Office Space

Cubicles Were Originally Designed to Set Us Free and Now They're Slowly Killing Us

Working in a box does much more than drive you up a wall -- even the man who designed the cubicle knew that.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
In This Vision of a Healthier Workplace, Sitting Is Not Allowed
Health

In This Vision of a Healthier Workplace, Sitting Is Not Allowed

Dutch visual artist Barbara Visser is taking an edgy stand against the dangers of sitting at work all day.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
All 100 Employees at This NYC Office Share One Gigantic Desk
Office Furniture

All 100 Employees at This NYC Office Share One Gigantic Desk

'It's actually lower cost than if we had done standard cubicles and desks,' says Benjamin Palmer, chairman of the Barbarian Group, a New York-based creative agency.
Geoff Weiss
The Man Who Invented the Cubicle Went to His Grave Hating What His Creation Had Become
Office Furniture

The Man Who Invented the Cubicle Went to His Grave Hating What His Creation Had Become

Cubicle design was intended to give workers more freedom. Instead, it is seen as a symbol of the drudgery of office work and the control companies have over their employees.
Aaron Taube
Can You Really Measure and Shape Culture? (Infographic)
Company Culture

Can You Really Measure and Shape Culture? (Infographic)

See how small-business owners assessed the strength of their company's culture. Plus, discover ways to improve a workspace through changes to the environment.
Jonathan Eggleton
Now Evernote Wants to Help Organize Your Physical Life, Too
Productivity

Now Evernote Wants to Help Organize Your Physical Life, Too

During its annual developer conference, Evernote launched a new line of desktop furniture.
Emily Price
Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?
Productivity

Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?

The way your office is set up not only plays a role in company culture but also how employees function. Choose carefully.
Jeff Boss
Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space
Productivity

Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space

New workplace trends include movable walls, outdoor spaces and sometimes no office at all.
Why Twitter Bought Two Log Cabins From the 1800s
Lifestyle

Why Twitter Bought Two Log Cabins From the 1800s

Twitter's acquisitions usually make headlines, but the company's latest purchase -- two log cabins -- may have you scratching your head.
Geoff Weiss
Finding an Office Space Both You and Your Employees Love
Office Space

Finding an Office Space Both You and Your Employees Love

Getting an office space is a huge milestone for your startup. But finding the ideal location shouldn't just be about what makes you happy. As the founder, you also need to consider your team.
Max Chopovsky
The War on Clutter: 8 Ways to Edit Your Workspace and Life
Growth Strategies

The War on Clutter: 8 Ways to Edit Your Workspace and Life

From organizing your office to sharpening your management skills, here is the LifeEdited guide to ruthlessly decluttering your startup's operations.
Tanya Benedicto Klich