Category Archives: Office Technology

10 Companies with Offices We Can’t Believe Are Real

"These companies will guarantee that you’ll not only love walking into the office on Monday morning, but that you’ll want to keep coming back. With features like private rooftop gardens, Mario-themed meeting rooms, in-house coffee bars, and rooms designed for napping, these workplaces will give you serious office-envy." "The best part? They’re all hiring now." […]

How Technology Has Changed Workplace Communication

According to Natalie Burg (photo, left), "Business doesn’t happen face to face as often as some would like. Instead, today’s communication depends on conference calls and emails chains that make it challenging to get to know your partners. It’s been a common lament among business people dissatisfied with the technology that has become the norm […]

The 31 Coolest Offices You’ve Ever Seen

"The savviest companies figured out long ago that a creative and colorful environment can make employees feel more energized and inspired at work," writes Maggie Zhang of BusinessInsider.com. "With the help of Glassdoor, online research, and company contacts, we compiled a list of 31 of the most interesting office spaces." Image – Peter Wurmli – […]

9 of the Most Amazing Office Spaces on the Planet

"Culled from Architizer's second annual A+ Awards, which are chosen by 300 experts and a popular vote, these are a handful of the most amazing office spaces in the world," writes Drake Baer in a piece at BusinessInsider.com. "They are spaces we'd love to work in — warehouses transformed into airy workrooms, newsrooms of the future, […]

6 Things Radio Can Teach Us about Online Meetings

"The need to connect with people who can’t see us was precisely the problem experienced by the early pioneers of radio. Radio was essentially a form of conference calling. The best radio announcers knew their audiences like friends and spoke to their audiences with charm, brought them close, and gave them a feeling of belonging. […]

The Digital Workplace 2014: Plight and Promise of Today’s Employees

"While technology has thoroughly infused the workplace, its strategic adoption and meaningful application by the typical worker is actually just beginning. Here's how the digital workplace will look this year." Photo – Dion Hinchcliffe is an expert in information technology, business strategy, and next-generation enterprises. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer at Dachis Group.