Spec for Tech: Designing for the Creative Class

Uptown Station in Oakland provides amenities in a common paseo at the ground floor, where all tenants and the public can pass through, creating a vibrant and active place. Rendering: Steelblue


The new work environment, settings which blur the line between work and life, is inspired by cities and the attributes...
Four reasons the C-suite should care about Design-Led Construction

Allegheny Health's Wexford Health & Wellness Pavilion. Image courtesy Cannon Design.

Cannon Design Blog
Lou Astorino shares four examples how a unified approach can directly help C-suite leaders achieve their organizational...
Creating flow in a multi-level workspace

All images courtesy Perkins+Will

Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings
Successful workplaces enable a clear progression of ideas and people, which can be challenging for workplaces that...
Potential vs. credential: How men and women differ in career progress

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David Barista
Recent research suggests that women face yet another career impediment: the confidence gap.
Exploring the changing landscape of public art

Photo courtesy Sasaki Associates

Sasaki Ideas
Sasaki's Philip Barash and Nina Chase explore the changing landscape of public art in the face of major cultural shifts...
Hospitality sustainability measurement tool will be an industry game-changer

Hyatt Centric South Beach. Photo: Phillip Pessar/Creative Commons.

Abundance: The Paladino Blog
The Hotel Sustainability Measurement Tool will allow hoteliers to compare energy and water use as well as their carbon...
Meet the world’s next great construction superpower

Photo: Wili Hybrid via Wikimedia Commons 

David Barista
There’s a new world construction hotbed coming down the pike (more specifically, the Mumbai Nashik Expressway), and it...
Image: © Wendy Andrew-Doele

Image: © Wendy Andrew-Doele

Gensler's Johnathan Sandler discusses efficient alternatives to dull, wasteful workplace meetings. 
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