Rethinking Collaboration: Formal offices just may be rising from the dead
by Jean Paul Laurent, Founder & CEO of the Unspoken Smiles Foundation As the saying goes, the trend is your friend. Well…maybe not all the time. The growing popularity of remote work, open plan office space, and casual dress have begotten quite a paradigm shift in American business culture. For some of the more formal minded workers, this begs some perplexing questions. Has modern cultured ushered in the office free-for-all? Are the days of civilized work environments gone forever? This article cites three reasons that these hot new office space trends may not be where your employees work best and why a formal work environment is worthy of consideration even for companies who want to stay up with the trends. Continue reading here.