Buzzwords to look out for in 2018

Lexicon of work: eight key words to watch in 2018

What are the key buzzwords to bandy around as we head into the new year? WORKTECH Academy gathers up the prime suspects in a round of predictions

WORKTECH London has six key messages for the future of work

London looks east: six big talking points from our flagship conference

From compensating millennials to challenging organisational stupidity and creating fluid networks, WORKTECH London 2017, held at the Here East innovation centre, brought six big themes to the forefront of the future workplace

Coworking hubs are a popular choice for flexible workspace

Why 2017 has been the year of flexible workspace

Flexible workspace shot from the margins of the property industry to the mainstream in 2017.  A new report from Instant Group explores the factors behind the rise of co-working and hybrid spaces

Productivity paradox: no gains without workforce wellbeing

As companies struggle with low levels of productivity, new UK research on wellness in the workplace suggests that creating a fitter, happier workforce is the first step to better performance and profitability

The oil of the digital world: how data can boost business

What can data do to improve employee experience? How can it measure building performance? Who should have control of it? The byteSIZED Guide to Utilisation Technology report reviews 33 key vendors and analyses the big trends in utilisation technology

Richard Rogers: how constraints spark successful buildings

As WORKTECH London 2017 takes place, we revisit an interview onstage with last year’s keynote speaker, the international architect Richard Rogers, whose new book on his life and work is published this autumn

Zaha Hadid: the bigger, brighter floorplates of China’s groundscrapers

From creating close proximity to co-workers, visibility across large floor plates and designing office space with the qualities of a city, the atrium is the heart of the building, says Ulrich Blum of Zaha Hadid Architects

A physical social network: how workplace apps will reshape the office

How can workplace apps create a more personal user experience? What benefits do they bring for organisations and individuals? A new WORKTECH Academy report looks at how apps can change connectivity and collaboration