Tue Dec 2021
Cabarrus Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Location: Concord, NC Square Footage: 19,811 SF The Cabarrus Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a collaborative economic development project supporting organic regional growth. Flywheel Coworking financed the project and operates the coworking innovation center. Resident programs include the Cabarrus Read More »

Thu Feb 2021
Avid Solutions – Winston-Salem, NC

Location: Winston-Salem, NC Square Footage: 20,000 Completed: 2015 Avid Solutions, a fast-growing engineering consulting firm specializing in industrial automation and information solutions has been providing industrial solutions across the U.S. and globally for more than 30 years. In 2014 Workplace Read More »

Mon May 2020
Restarting Your Workplace

Where To Start Workplace Architecture + Design has worked with many of the leading corporations and institutions locally and nationally in the design of their high-performance work environments. Since we are familiar with their layouts and design, we also know Read More »

Mon Dec 2019
Collins Aerospace – Kansas

Location: Lenexa, Kansas Square Footage: 80,010 SF Office + 166,279 SF Shop Workplace’s long-standing 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 Read More »

Wed Jul 2019
Breakrooms, the Office’s “New” Hangout…

Office breakrooms have always been where an employee goes for coffee in the morning and lunch in the afternoon, but with their outdated designs, no one wanted to stay for an extended amount of time. Now, that’s a thing of 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 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 and spaces keep up with the fast-paced, ever-changing workforce? 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 »