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One Way Office Space Design Can Drive Productivity

NEW YORK - In today’s rapidly changing marketplace, corporations need to rethink how they are physically  structured in order to create environments that support and enable employees, while improving office space utilization and efficiency. That’s according to a new Ethisphere-JLL survey on the Influence of Workplace Design & Practices on the ...

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Why Managers Should Work in Open Office Space

NEW YORK - It makes sense. Including management in an open workplace environment improves corporate culture. So says a new Ethisphere-JLL survey on the Influence of Workplace Design & Practices on the Ethical Environment of over 200 survey participants. The report data yields five noteworthy observations: open workspace environments are gaining favor among ...

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Premier Opens Alternative Workspace in Iconic Miami Office Tower

MIAMI - Premier Business Centers is opening executive office suites in Miami. This new Miami business center marks the largest privately owned executive office suites operator’s second South Florida office space.   Located in the iconic class A Miami Tower, the new 11,406-square-foot serviced office space is located at 100 SE 2nd ...

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Are You Annoying Everyone in Your Coworking Office Space?

MIAMI - There are no lack of opinions on the coworking world. Some are convinced it’s the best thing since sliced bread. Others are trying to cut off the annoying crust. I came across an article on The Atlantic City Lab from Jessica Leigh Hester that offered some great advice for ...

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3 Really Annoying Office Worker Habits That Drive People Crazy

NEW YORK - Serviced office brand Orega just came out with a list of annoying office habits that workers can’t stand. If you are doing any of these things in your executive office suites, please stop immediately! “Chatty co-workers driving you mad? Or is it the food that stinks out the ...

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You Won’t Believe These 11 Coworking Office Space Statistics

ATLANTA - Wix and Officevibe have put together a list of statistics that could make you want to leave your cubicle. In fact, the infographic is called “11 Incredible Coworking Statistics That Will Make You Leave Your Cubicle.” Could it be true? Could these 11 statistics change your way of work? Let’s ...

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Can Virtual Office Space Help You Win the Battle of the Bulge?

CHICAGO - It’s no secret that the workplace contributes to America’s growing mid-section and expanding waistlines. A new CareerBuilder survey reveals work-related stress is a likely contributor. Fifty-seven percent of U.S. workers feel they are overweight. That’s up from 55 percent in 2014. What’s more, 42 percent of workers say they’ve ...

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Servcorp Posts Massive Executive Office Suites Turnaround

NEW YORK - The Sydney Morning Herald is billing Servcorp as one of the most impressive turnarounds in Australia’s corporate history. Servcorp is an executive office suites provider that calls the Down Under home sweet home, but has come through the fire to expand its serviced office space concept internationally. “The company has ...

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This Office Space Could Make You a Genius

MILWAUKEE - You may not feel like a genius at work but First Hospitality Group (FHG) wants to help you get there. The company recently opened a new shared, membership-based office space with a conference room attached to the Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Downtown Hotel. Dubbed Genius@Work, the office space model promises ...

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Office Space Design Makes Massive Impact on Job Satisfaction

NEW YORK - Eighty one percent of office workers in New Zealand believe the physical environment at their workplace has an impact on their happiness and job satisfaction. If that’s not telling enough, consider this stat: 90 percent of workers agree that if they are happy at work, they are more ...

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Key Factors That Drive Office Space Productivity

NEW YORK - How do you really drive office space productivity? According to a Spaceworks Design Group survey, 94 percent of respondents point to a good company culture. Another 89 percent cite personal desk space and 90 percent want a good, even air temperature. Of course, those aren’t the only factors contributing ...

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Is eMail Killing Your Office Space Productivity?

NEW YORK - Did you know managers in corporate environments spend nearly two days a week handling unnecessary day-to-day tasks that are not core to their jobs? So says a ServiceNow study of nearly 1,000 managers in the United States and United Kingdom. The findings unleash the possibility for exponential impact ...

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4 Ways Executive Office Suites Users Can Recycle

MIAMI - Executive office suites operators - and tenants - don’t have to put forth much effort to make a big impact on the environment. In fact, it can be as simple as giving workers a desk-side recycling bin and a smaller trash bin attached to it. Keep America Beautiful calls ...

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Overcoming Productivity Drains in the Office

NEW YORK - Would you believe that most managers blame other departments for their own lack of productivity? Of nearly 1,000 managers in the United States and United Kingdom polled in a recent survey, 90 percent said the inefficiency of other departments directly impacts their individual and team productivity. If you ...

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What Has Created Such Coworking Office Space Fascination?

MIAMI - Coworking office space can be hip, cool and different on the office space scene, but that is causing such a fascination? Those are two of the questions the German Fraunhofer Institute IAO tried to answer. Here are some other questions: What has created the fascination with coworking? What do ...

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Most Office Workers Who Call in Sick Really Aren’t

TORONTO - Most people who have a sick day aren't actually sick, according to new research. 52 percent of a Morneau Shepell survey reveals the main reason for the last time employees missed work was not an illness, and 33 percent of employers did not list sickness as one of the ...

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Cove Taps Your Mobile Phone to Find Coworking by the Hour

BOSTON - You’ve heard of day offices, but how about coworking by the hour? Enter Cove, a network of neighborhood coworking spaces. Cove is an alternative to working from home, the coffee shop, or even your own office. Cove promises everything you need to be productive: fast, reliable Wi-Fi, color printing ...

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Orlando Coworking Office Space Blends Historic With Modern

ORLANDO - Vision Three Sixty just finished up its Catalyst coworking office space in Downtown Orlando. The Orlando coworking facility offers space for up to 100 people. Located on the fifth floor of the One South Orange Building, Catalyst is settling in with a five-year lease. The workspace blends the modern ...

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Pipeline Workspace Could See $100M Valuation in Two Years

MIAMI - Pipeline Workspaces, a shared workspace concept that started in Miami, is now expanding nationally - and raising the funds to do it. The company just sold a minority stake valuing the company’s brand and business model at approximately $15 million. A member of Pipeline Brickell, the brand’s first location in ...

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BusinesSuites Opens Third Las Vegas Executive Office Suites Location

AUSTIN - BusinesSuites just opened its third Las Vegas location in Downtown Summerlin. The new executive office suites marks the serviced office space provider’s 29th location across the US. BusinesSuites’ Summerlin location offers full-service office space, virtual office services and on-demand meeting rooms. The brand targets entrepreneurs, professionals and employees of large ...

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Barrister Marks 25 Years in Executive Office Suites Industry

LOS ANGELES - Barrister Executive Suites just celebrated its 25th anniversary. Paul Fegen launched the company in 1966 - long, long before executive office suites were popular. In fact, many credit Fegen with originating the executive office suites concept when he opened the doors of his serviced office space under the ...

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A New Twist on Shared Office Space

THOUSAND OAKS, CALIFORNIA - OfficeLOCALE is the latest coworking office space to hit the Thousand Oaks, California scene. The new shared space concept targets both business people and students who need temporary office space with all the bells and whistles that go along with it, from mail to Internet to printing ...

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AUSTIN - Austin has plenty of alternative workspace options, but it seems there’s room for at least one more. Orange Coworking is opening in April as the 19th workplace in Austin and the first south of 290/Ben White, which locals affectionately call “Way South Awesome.” Orange Coworking is a membership-based alternative office ...

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How Virtual Offices Could Save You From Backstabbing at Work

CHICAGO - Your company’s support staff is what keeps the office space up and running. They clean your workplace, transfer your calls, deliver your mail, keep your building secure and make sure everything in the office is running smoothly. But a new study suggests they may also be privy to information ...

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Coworking Space Adds Meeting Rooms to the Mix

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI - A St. Louis suburb is home to a new twist on coworking. The HIVE44 Coworking Business Center just launched a premier venue for meetings in Fenton. Essentially, it’s coworking meets meeting rooms. The HIVE44’s event center offers businesses an upscale space to host classes, training sessions, seminars, ...

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Top 10 Body Language Mistakes in Office Interviews

CHICAGO - You might want to get that confused or worried look off your face before you go in for that office job interview. That’s because a new CareerBuilder survey of hiring managers shows that facial expressions, posture and forms of body language can reveal more about job seekers than the ...

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10 Ways to Fail at Your Next Office Job Interview

CHICAGO - Sometimes, going on a job interview can be like a first date - it can shift from existing potential to downright disaster in a minute. Whether you are applying for a traditional office job or seeking to telecommute from a virtual office, you’ll get a laugh out of CareerBuilder’s ...

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Denver Coworking Brand Goes Exclusive With Invitation-Only Office Space

DENVER - For all the competition in the alternative workspace world, one office space provider is using exclusivity as a marketing tool. IGNITRR is a new invitation-only office space in Denver - and it’s moving to shake up the coworking industry. IGNITRR offers freelancers and entrepreneurs in the Denver area access to ...

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The Most Bizarre Excuses for Being Late to the Office

CHICAGO - Whether it’s cranky kids or terrible traffic, getting to work on time can be a struggle on some days. Add car trunk thieves, shower mishaps and gas station stick-ups to the mix and it can be downright impossible. Of course, you rarely hear about such incidents, unless you happen ...

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Coworking Trend Lands in Rochester

ROCHESTER HILLS, MI - How far is the coworking office space trend spreading? Well, Downtown Rochester Hills, Michigan just got its first coworking community. Dubbed ShareSpace, the coworking office space spans 2,700 square feet. Located at 150 S. Elizabeth Street, the Rochester Hills coworking office space targets freelancers, startups, independent professionals, ...

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