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Combatting the January blues with nature  

Superstitious folk believe leaving a Christmas tree and other festive decorations up beyond the 12th day after Christmas day brings bad luck. But who’s to say you can’t brighten up the office with some greenery throughout the year? Keeping a fir ...

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Hilson Moran gains first WELL Certified Gold rating outside of London

Hilson Moran’s Manchester office located in Bruntwood’s Neo Building on Charlotte Street is the third project to be WELL Certified within the UK and the first UK project outside of London to receive a Gold level certification. The international multi‑disciplinary ...

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Google gets best office vote

Google is the office in which British employees would most like to work, according to research conducted by Office Genie. Google’s London HQ, equipped with a swimming pool, games area, running track and roof-top garden, is a workplace most could only ...

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Shift in corporate occupier behaviour sees the rise of the flexible office market

The rise of the flexible office is the result of dramatic changes in the way corporate occupiers approach their real estate decisions, and will open up opportunities for landlords able to adapt and respond to these shifts, claims a new ...

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Property sector needs to be ready for seismic impact of new technology

Seismic impact of new technology will change where and when we work and the property sector needs to be ready finds conference. It won’t be the effect of one new technology that will affect the corporate real sector – but ...

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BCO names NextGen property talent

The UK’s best rising stars in the commercial property sector have been recognised at the British Council for Offices (BCO) second annual NextGen Awards ceremony. The Awards are part of the BCO’s NextGen programme, which sets out to mentor and ...

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A sense of place

Art in the workplace is a great opportunity to promote wellbeing, engagement and a sense of belonging, says Tazie Taysom of art consultancy Artiq Placemaking is a well-established concept in the fields of urban planning and design management, where it ...

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Leesman report reveals almost half of UK workplaces do not aid productivity

Workplace experts, the Leesman Index, has today launched a new global report which looks at how a poorly planned workplace can have a negative impact on employees, inhibiting their ability to perform.  Titled ‘The Next 250k’, the report is based on ...

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ISG banks office fit out project in London

ISG has won the contract to fit out a new office for Investec situated on London’s Gresham Street. Investec currently occupies two floors of the building at 30 Gresham Street, and the new 135,000 sq ft office will see the ...

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London’s coolest offices opening their doors for Workplace Week 2017

Marking its fifth consecutive year, Workplace Week 2017, the popular fundraising event organised by workplace consultancy Advanced Workplace Associates (AWA) will take place the week commencing the 13th November 2017. This year’s event will see a dynamic programme of events, ...

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