The battle of the heatwave and office productivity

We’re not sure if you’ve noticed, but the UK is currently enjoying (or suffering from, depending on your point of view), a prolonged heatwave. Whilst countries on the continent are used to higher temperatures, our summers usually consist of sporadic sunny days that...

The open plan office conundrum

One of the biggest office design trends that has swept across continents and countries is the open plan office.   Initially a concept implemented by Silicon Valley companies, the idea of the open plan office was quickly jumped on by numerous businesses across a...

Is your office part of the productivity problem?

Even without a heatwave, the summer months tend to bring a decline in employee productivity. The heat, holidays, and the desire to be out in the sunshine all contribute to a slowing down at work.   But summer isn’t the only time when productivity slumps. In fact,...