Isolation is the negative side of aloneness

Out of sight, out of mind: the effects of working in isolation

From the pitfalls of isolation to the pursuit of solitude, Augustin Chevez looks at the consequences of varying levels of aloneness in the emerging gig economy

To appreciate its power, should we treat workspace design as a drug?

It is well known that some workers use drugs to enhance performance, but could workspace design itself be viewed as a pharmacological intervention to change behaviour? New research is heading that way

Is the out-of-town corporate campus no longer a safe bet?

The suburban campus has been a popular corporate investment for over 50 years. But as Apple’s new spaceship campus lands in Silicon Valley, are the risks of centralising the organisation now too great?

Getting the freelance workplace right in the gig economy

As the gig economy evolves, what is the right workspace for freelancers to flourish. After the coffee shop and the co-working space, what next?