15 Mar 2015

Tech offices

How we get our information and the way we do business in the world of today of information overload lets start off with what is know as ‘the tech offices’ As an architect, I’m always concerned that
29 Jan 2015

BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE RECEPTION DESK

Ever wondered what exactly happens behind the reception desk? Let us explain… Most organizations are run by a group of individuals or by a team, and the receptionist is a member of that team. The receptionist works
5 Jan 2015

THE OFFICE CUBICLE

The office cubicle then known as ‘the action office 11′ was first designed in 1968, meant to give workers more freedom. This was the second attempt of designer Robert Propst to create a workstation that gave people
25 Nov 2014

DESIGNING YOUR OFFICE SPACE

Designing a good office space is very important and too often taken for granted. Your office is most likely the space where you are going to spend most of your adult life so be wise about using
19 Nov 2014

YEAR END OFFICE PARTY

Every year most companies enjoy the tradition of throwing their staff a year end office party.To throw a successful event for your employees you would need to choose a creative and fun party theme. A theme will
31 Oct 2014

OFFICE HORROR STORIES

The following office horror stories are factual and the source names and links of the stories have been provided. CONCERNED EMPLOYER (Workrant.com) “Firing a married couple who had just bought a house and were expecting their first
27 Oct 2014

WHAT MAKES A GOOD OFFICE CANTEEN?

The boardroom meeting is over and my clients have invited me for lunch in their office canteen. So what makes a canteen like theirs? Their staff canteen is based on the ground floor adjacent to the in
21 Oct 2014

The Boardroom

I was informed by the receptionist that the board of directors were ready and that I could make my way through to the boardroom. While I make my way through to the boardroom let me explain what
9 Oct 2014

WHY IS THE BUSINESS RECEPTION AREA SO IMPORTANT?

The reception area to a business is so important for the good old reason, first impressions are lasting impressions. For us to understand what this means in the business world, let’s look at the psychology behind this