Creating A Productive Space

We all know that an organized space can result in a productive one.  When that concept is scaled to a large office or business model the complexities may increase but the outcome will always remain constant.  These 9 factors will aid in the development of a well...

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Different Design Processes

Let’s face it, in this world, we are all individuals. We have come from different cultures and backgrounds, our education and upbringing have varied considerably. Children growing up next door to each other will have different family influences and cultural influences...

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What A Branded Office Looks Like

Let’s start off this topic with an important question, “What is a brand?” The word “brand” gets thrown around frequently but many who use it know not the full meaning or scope of what that entails for a business. Is it a logo? Is it a color scheme? Is it a carefully...

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Tips On Estimating How Much Office Space You Need

Planning carefully when you calculate how much office space you need will save time and money. Either too much, or too little space can be budget breakers so finding that sweet spot is key.  And committing to the wrong space can interrupt your business or make it...

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Is Your Workplace Geared To Attract Top Talent?

Firms with an emphasis on attracting top talent are moving away from the traditional cubicle arrangements and seek to install well-designed spaces to represent their brand and aide in attracting employees with extraordinary talents. Here are 5 elements to consider...

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Designing Conference Rooms

When a company needs their commercial property designed (or redesigned) they hire a professional team of interior designers and architects to construct spaces catering to the needs of that business.  RI-GROUP can provide those valuable professionals.  One of the major...

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Successfully Navigating a Commercial Real Estate Lease

Companies searching for real estate need to be careful about understanding and interpreting commercial real estate leases.  While doing this some thoughts that should be considered are: How much square footage is enough or really needed? What is the lease rate and...

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The Importance of Involving HR in Your Decisions

’ve been in HR long enough to have seen a transition in HR’s involvement in strategic planning. When I started, it was rare for HR to be involved in the process at all, but today it’s much more common. Partly that’s because the “human” component is considered more...

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Dividing Spaces: Walls Optional?

Open spaces in the work place have become the new normal of office design and for good reason. It encourages greater communication and collaboration, improving efficiency. Yet there is still a need to divide spaces so that areas can be clearly defined and serve...

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The ‘Third’ Space: Using Unconventional Workspaces

What do we mean by unconventional workspaces – think hallways, nooks, the unused space beneath the stairs, the roof, the small, enclosed courtyard. Technology has of course driven this trend and enabled staff to work from anywhere within the workplace with plug and...

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The Couches Are Coming, So Sink In!

There are so many office trends on their way in 2018 and this one may surprise you. The infusion of comfortable and colorful sofas, armchairs and lampshades that will remind us of home. These furnishings are an added and welcome bonus to contrast the stark...

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Does Your Office Design Inspire Creativity?

Can your office design inspire creativity among its employees? Why is creativity important to a company or organization? What exactly is creativity, and why do we need it? In today's business world, one of the most important qualities of a company or organization is...

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Embedded Tech: Pre-Planning Integration

Technology and business go hand-in-hand and both influence each other as new trends expose the age-old supply and demand model of consumerism. This is not a revelation by any means but innovation in tech and modern business practices will drive both to new levels of...

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