Living Office

A Human-Centered Approach
to Work and Workplace

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It's Alive

INTRODUCTION

It’s Alive

Living Office applies a deeper understanding of what makes us human to help create workplaces that deliver a more natural and desirable experience of work for people, and fuel greater outcomes for organizations.

New Ways
of Living

The Landscape of Work

TRENDS

The New Landscape of Work

A global study reveals six key shifts that are defining the most successful new workplaces.

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TRENDS

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Technology evolves faster than you can say “USB 3.0.” Get ready for these five trends that are changing the world of work.

Unprecedented change and disruption are calling into question the precepts and standards that for decades have guided how, where, and why we work. By applying a deeper understanding of what makes us human, Living Office helps negotiate the changes at hand.

All Together Now

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All Together Now

Workstations and conference rooms can’t do it all. Explore three Living Office Settings that better meet the needs of today’s work.

A Public Display of Connection

CASE STUDY

A Public Display of Connection

For San Francisco’s fuseproject, all work is social.

Groomed for Growth

CASE STUDY

Groomed for Growth

Harry’s new Manhattan workplace is transforming its business as its business transforms.

Living Well

We conduct rigorous research in real Living Offices, and the results are clear. Living Office is helping people feel more creative, connected, and engaged in their work. In turn, organizations are seeing greater efficiency, productivity, and innovation.

Taking Care of Business

CASE STUDY

Taking Care of Business

Our research reveals what individuals and organizations get from their Living Office workplaces. Hint: It’s good news.

Variety of Life

We offer a diverse portfolio of furnishings and tools—as well as the know-how to provision them purposefully—to create diverse settings specifically designed for different people doing different kinds of work.

All Systems Go

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All Systems Go!

No matter who you are and what you do, we have a work system with your name on it.

Living in a Material World

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Living in a Material World

Creative Director of Materials Laura Guido-Clark explores how materials can support an organization’s culture and people.

Crowd Controlled

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Crowd Controlled

Good things happen when people are put in charge of their own workplaces. We explore the benefits—and establish some ground rules—for individual control.

Chairs or Why People Sit

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Chairs or Why People Sit

Photographer Carl Kleiner captures the art and science of Herman Miller seating.

Living Office Magazine

Living Office Magazine

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