The flexible, adaptable office isn’t a new phenomenon by any means but we do think flexibility will grow in importance as organisations strive to make the most efficient use of their available space.
Office design trends
Allied to this, staff are spending more and more time away from their desk using laptops and tablets, which has led to the modern workplace becoming a vast array of areas designed for different types of work, from concentration to collaboration. This trend is set to continue with agile work practises on the rise as companies adopt new ways of working designed to attract staff embrace workplace wellbeing and increase productivity.
The goal from an office design perspective is to create a space that can easily adapt in line with changing requirements, and smart space planning and furniture choices can play a major part in achieving this.