Mon Dec 2019
Collins Aerospace – Kansas

Workplace’s longstanding partnership with Collins Aerospace continued with the planning, design, and development of a new facility in their Kansas City market. Retained to first review and help understand programmatic needs, Workplace Architecture + Design worked with all departmental groups Read More »

Mon May 2019
National General Insurance – 450 Hanes Mill Rd

Workplace Strategies teamed once again with National General Insurance to further expand their presence in Winston-Salem, NC by renovating approximately 75,000 square feet at 450 Hanes Mill Rd. The project further progressed the nation-wide relationship with NGIC and the establishment Read More »

Tue Nov 2018
Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. Global Innovation Center

Unifi retained Workplace Strategies to assist in the creation of their Global Innovation Center. Working closely with Unifi’s marketing and product development teams, Workplace Strategies conceptualized a renovation of approximately 11,000 SF of office space into an innovative, one-of-a-kind showroom. Read More »

Tue May 2018
Hafele Americas

Location: Archdale, NC Square Footage: 44,947 SF Completed: 2017   Since 1971, Hafele has been an international leader in the hardware industry. The company offers a broad range of products including furniture fittings, architectural hardware, electronic locking systems, and technical Read More »

Mon Feb 2018
Qorvo – Building A

Location: Greensboro, NC Square Footage: 99,753 SF With a view to the Qorvo’s new Building M, Workplace Strategies helped Qorvo modernize it’s Building A (corporate HQ) and emphasize Qorvo branding standards within the workplace. The Lobby and 2nd story atrium Read More »

Alex Lee, Inc. Headquarters

Location: Hickory, NC Square Footage: 23,146 SF A Well-Rounded Office  Alex Lee, Inc. is a food retail and distribution company, headquartered in Hickory, North Carolina, with it’s primary operating companies being Lowe’s Foods and Merchants Distributors. Following a detailed programming Read More »

Fri Feb 2015
Balancing “We” and “Me”

This article, written by Steelcase researchers and published in the Harvard Business Review, really addresses the balance between the top two factors for productivity and satisfaction: The ability to do distraction-free solo work Support for impromptu interactions Which are, of Read More »

Sound Matters

By far, the most informative, unbiased, and useful report EVER on acoustics in the workplace.  This universally relevant topic applies directly to the number one factor influencing employee performance and satisfaction – the ability to do distraction free solo work*.  Read More »

Designing a Workplace for Wellbeing

Two great design principles used to achieve the project goal: “How can our environment not just contain how work gets done, but be a catalyst [to evolve] the business?”  Seizing the opportunity to make a cultural and philosophical change interwoven Read More »

Make way for the Millennials

A more thorough article with great examples of specific space types – particularly the office commons as the new social hub of the workplace.  Our experience is consistent with the overall trend toward reducing square footage assigned to individual work-spaces Read More »

Workplace Trends

Searching for the Holy Grail of workplace design?  Does it exist?  Probably not, or at least it looks a little different for every situation.  This article describes some changes in thought and direction that we have definitely been seeing and Read More »

Wed Jan 2015
Activity Spaces Defined

How can our building environments keep up with the fast paced, ever-changing work force? Gone are the days when private offices reigned supreme and when the water cooler was the only casual meeting place where you could share a collaborative Read More »