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Is your workplace good for your health?

AJ Products launches a new study into workplace health A 2018 report from the World Health Organisation suggested that just over a quarter of adults worldwide do not do enough physical activity. The comprehensive study, which surveyed 1.9 million people ...

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Why coffee with colleagues could be the key to business success

Steve Norris, Sales Director and Workplace Channel Lead at Nestlé Professional shares why teamwork is so important and why taking a break with colleagues makes sense.  When it comes to being at work, ninety two percent of employees say positive ...

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Floor show

Cyril Parsons of Office Principles argues that flooring is a crucial factor in the design of open-plan and agile working environments The trend for agile office design comes from a desire to introduce activity-based working spaces that allow us to ...

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Landsec makes a move on the flexible office market

Property group, Landsec, has launched its new flexible office brand, Myo, providing customised office space for businesses looking for flexibility to enable future growth. Operating as a standalone brand, Myo will offer flexible leases ranging from 12 months to three ...

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Ways to beat the Blue Monday blues

Today is Blue Monday – reputedly the most depressing day of the year and traditionally the time when people lament their broken New Year’s resolutions, unpaid bills, the shorter and darker days and the increasingly cold weather. But a new ...

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Landmark completes refurbishment of eight UK sites

Professional workspaces provider, Landmark, has completed the refurbishment of its buildings in Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester – Spinningfields and the city centre – as well as four in the City of London, at Cannon Street, the Royal Exchange, Gracechurch Street and Bishopsgate ...

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Office jungle  

Biophilic design is all about reconnecting human beings with nature. So why not get creative with your office planting and enjoy a walk on the wild side? says Kirsty Jones of Plant Designs There’s a growing body of research suggesting ...

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Office workers are feeling the chill

As workers across the country make their way through the cold winter months, flexible office specialist Workthere has conducted research into the age-old office temperature debate. According to the research, 89 per cent of UK office workers lose productivity if ...

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Study reveals C02 levels in offices are ‘silently damaging UK productivity’

The results from the first-ever practical study into UK indoor office environments has revealed that worker performance declines when CO2 levels are high and temperatures are too warm or cold. As the government and business community continues to examine new ways ...

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Poor quality offices costing the economy £4bn a year 

New research released today reveals that one in five UK workers have around two unproductive hours every week caused by poor or inadequate office and work environments. According to the report by Mace and its facilities management arm Mace Macro, disruptive ...

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