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Mar 16, 2017

How to Retain Top Talent? Take a Page Out of OCLC’s Book

With recent STEM graduates flocking to Silicon Valley for career opportunities with technology giants and fledgling startups, one organization used a smart design intervention to capitalize on their space to appeal to and retain the talent pool in their own Midwestern backyard. Read More +

Oct 25, 2016

Are There Zombies in Your Workplace?

Workplaces across the globe are suffering through a zombie apocalypse. Work environments and workplace culture play a vital role in promoting and enhancing workplace engagement, banishing office zombies. The shift from traditional work environments to high-performance workplaces is the cure to this epidemic. Read More +

Jun 24, 2013

Active by Design: Seventeen Staircases for Fit City 8

In honor of Fit City 8, which explores how "the built environment can create opportunities for increasing physical activity," check out these seventeen gorgeous staircases. Designed by teams across our firm, they set the stage so that you can't help but want to take the stairs. Read More +

Nov 21, 2012

Combating the Healthcare Epidemic

The IOM’s recent report notes that two thirds of US adults and one third of children are overweight or obese. The best way to treat this epidemic? It may be through the building of more walkable communities. Read More +