Is it a bank or a coffee shop?
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Is it a bank or a coffee shop?

For decades the café has been a place for social interaction and debate. Only recently, the coffee shops have increasingly considered temporary working locations by workers. During our observational studies and interviews we discovered that teleworkers do not always like their traditional work environments. The offices do not seem to be particularly attractive or comfortable. … Continue reading

Fitting human and organizational needs into the same room: a perspective on office personalization
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Fitting human and organizational needs into the same room: a perspective on office personalization

Guest blog post by Riikka Manninen, CityWorkLife project trainee The inconsistencies of everyday life at the office create heated discussions among the workers themselves – but also among academic researchers. Change is a common word heard in the corridors and meeting rooms of office buildings. Change is happening in the intangible world steering businesses and … Continue reading