Category: Design

employee wellbeing

How Can Office Design Improve Employee Wellbeing?

Public Health England’s 2015 report on the impact of physical environments on employee wellbeing makes various key recommendations for...

breakout areas - business productivity

Breakout Areas: How Can they Benefit Business Productivity?

The silo mentality is a very real threat to business growth and health. For too many businesses and organisations, the relationships...

equality

Should Architects Plan for Equality in New School Builds?

Inclusion for Special Education Needs (SEN) pupils, including those with disabilities, has been the watchword for mainstream schools since...

plants should be part of office design

Architects – Should ‘plants’ be part of your design?

It’s quite normal to walk into an office and be greeted by foliage. For decades, office properties have been home to potted plants of...

schools inclusion

Disability Provision: What Are The Challenges for Schools?

Special Educational Needs (SEN) is a hot topic. The arguments centre on inclusion vs exclusion and the consequences of government policies....