Article by Razor Suleman.
“First we shape our buildings; thereafter, they shape us.”
–Sir Winston Churchill
What a wise observation. I love the idea that we have a hand in creating a world that eventually influences us.
When I first heard this quote during last week’s ”World of Workspaces” #TChat Radio show, I was fascinated. Workplace design expert, Chris Congdon of Steelcase, shared the concept as she talked about developing work environments that support organizational goals. Among other things, Chris explained how physical workspace influences the way we feel and act. For example, if a company wants to foster collaboration, creativity and innovation, merely filling an office with tall cubicles and fluorescent lighting just isn’t going to cut it.
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