- 7 Ways To Show Your Employees You Care About Them This Holiday SeasonPosted 1 month ago
- Risk Taker Or Slow And Steady-What Type Of Investor Are You?Posted 1 month ago
- Can We Really Have A Paperless Office?Posted 2 months ago
5 Of The Worlds Most Beautiful Offices
Today, companies understand more than ever that an office environment must be a place people want to spend time and a place to become stimulated to maintain levels of motivation and productivity, because happy employees are productive employees. This list of five of the best offices in the world provide employees with a number of elements to ensure work is more enjoyable and less like a job.
Quick Look – Montreal
This office is one that permeates energy at every turn. It is virtually impossible to become tired in this office space. The open floor plan and ultra-modern interior design makeover make this office space one of the best in the world. The media company works with all forms of media. Because the company is dependent upon the creative minds of their employees, this layout and design is ideal to stimulate the creativity of their greatest assets.
TBWA – Tokyo
TBWA is an advertising agency with enormous clients across the globe. This global company has created a unique space that brings the outdoors inside. As the group walks around the building, they will feel as though they are working in a garden. The carefully selected aesthetics encourage peace and tranquility while creating an environment conducive to creativity at the same time.
Pensar Development – Seattle
This engineering and industrial design company understands the ways in which to keep employees and team members engaged at all times. Most of the walls are able to be used for instant collaboration or note taking to ensure each and every moment is seized when inspiration or group ideas strike. The design is technologically advanced with an open space and excessive natural light to keep the team stimulated at all times.
JWT – Bogota
This global ad agency powerhouse has somehow managed to create an industrial office space with a sustainable element. The combination of the ultra-modern industrialized furnishings and finishing touches combined with the use of sustainable products such as bamboo walls, natural lighting and indoor plants works well together. Another designers could have taken it too far one direction or the other, but the designer of this space managed to pair the two concepts perfectly.
Saxo Bank – Copenhagen
As one enters this building for the first time the last thought on the mind of anyone is that this is the headquarters of a bank. This space is designed more like the Guggenheim Museum in Manhattan, rather than the European headquarters of Saxo Bank. In coordination with the company culture of the importance of pride in all things from one’s job to one’s employer, the company has created an office space to reflect such pride by providing art pieces, both modern and classic, throughout the building including an F1 car and a dinosaur.
It has been said that offices with an abundance of natural light, strategic plant life, a few stimulating amenities and an outdoor or outdoor-like workspace are seen as the most idyllic workspaces today. As stated before, a happy employee is a productive employee.