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

Hot desking – a blessing or a curse?
Research

Hot desking – a blessing or a curse?

In addition to exploring how work could be done flexibly anywhere and anytime, CityWorkLife project also studies working in offices. Particularly, we are interested in finding out how recent developments in organizational space design affect employees and their way of working. That is, presently many organizations aim at developing collaboration as well as saving costs … Continue reading