A new study should be the final nail for open-plan offices

Who can concentrate under these conditions? Shutterstock Libby Sander Open-plan offices have taken off because of a desire to increase interaction and collaboration among workers. But an innovative new study has found that employees in open-plan offices spend 73% less time in face-to-face interactions. Email and messaging use shot up by over 67%. The study […]

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4 Great Things Managers Do That Deserve Recognition

Let’s face it: the daily contributions of managers, especially at the middle level, go largely unsung. Managers hear about engagement and recognition constantly, but almost always in the context of appreciating the work of their teams and reports. These individuals took on a leadership role and agreed to spend most of their time leading others, […]

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