Tag Archives: workplace

Turn the Beef Around

An example of how a change in workplace strategy benefits people, place and budget and can be quite different to people’s perceptions. A long time ago in a galaxy campus far, far away….we broke the mould. In a rather traditional … Continue reading

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Regarding Headcount…

This article shares why identifying headcount is not as straightforward as it seems and how a good workplace strategy requires repeated investigation. Headcount forecasts require approval before they can be considered viable, however formal headcount requests can be refused. Often, … Continue reading

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More Than Meets the Eye

A short piece on when people are more than their CV, how a simple engagement direction has made some people very proud, and how going the extra mile benefits the project. At one interview the curveball questions at the wrap-up … Continue reading

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Plan B

Encouraging flexibility in creatures of habit (the end user). When we start messing with people’s work spaces, we start messing with their heads. There’s no other way around it, and it has to be acknowledged. This is why workplace is … Continue reading

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Ditching the Decs

A bit of fun for Christmas…and how we can give people some joy while saving the business money! Gather round, Brethren, it’s been a while but the time has come to talk of matters of importance. Hallowe’en is over. Retailers … Continue reading

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What’s it All About, Alfie?

Where I aim to make the language of work space, and fork force, trends more accessible. Daily I talk about subjects that cause many a furrowed brow. Subjects like Incubators, Accelerators, Millennials, touchdown, free address, five generations….  These are subjects that … Continue reading

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1:1 desking = one desk:one person = Me:Worth

How we view our desk has a direct correlation to how we view our ‘place’. The chances are, if you’re reading this at work, you’re at your desk. That would be ‘your’ desk, allocated to you. And there are lots … Continue reading

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