culture change

Could the borderless home be worse than the open office?

At a time when the future of open-plan space is under review, a re-reading of Billy Wilder classic 1960 movie The Apartment reminds us of the dangers of a corporate over-reach into private lives

Time for change: how organisations can become truly flexible

Flexibility is not exclusively rooted in space, there is an opportunity to experiment with flexible time as organisations look to become more flexible, says Professor Lynda Gratton

Overworking? How to fix your unhealthy work habits

Are exhausting jobs really necessary to achieve professional success? This WORKTECH Academy briefing looks at new research which views work-life balance as a cycle rather than a one-time fix

Low productivity and ill health? Blame your boss

Organisational culture and leadership skills need reassessing to manage employee wellbeing during a crisis, says leading psychologist Cary Cooper in an exclusive interview with WORKTECH Academy

Puzzle of Wellbeing: putting the post Covid-19 pieces together

Workplace wellbeing is clearly understood at the personal employee level, but less so when it comes to translating policies into company performance. A new report from 360 Workplace sets out to crack the code

Design for innovation: the changing life science workplace

As all eyes look to the life science industry to find a silver bullet solution to end the pandemic, there is more pressure than ever to create collaborative workspaces for researchers in the sector. A new report by Genentech explores future scenarios

Covid-19 calls for a collision of workplace and people analytics

Higher-value interpersonal work has suffered unnoticed in the pandemic. Do we need new measures for effectiveness and productivity in the hybrid world of work we are now entering?

How Covid-19 is acting as a catapult for the future of work

The office isn’t dead. It is set to be a part of a new hybrid model of working as coronavirus rewrites the rules, say workplace change experts Suki Reilly and Angela Dettore of MovePlan