Is your school feeling the squeeze?

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Last week more than half a million families found out which primary school their children will attend in September, with early indications suggesting that one in six missed out on their preferred choice!
An article in the Telegraph* revealed that one…

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Not seeing the wood for the trees?

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We all tend to get ‘comfy’ in our own environment and perhaps don’t always take a broader view as to how a new visitor might see the office which you’ve been working in for years.
We tend not to spot the…

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Not something you do every day…

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Committing to an office refurbishment scheme can be daunting, especially if it’s your first time…
Space planning your office is not just about how your furniture will fit in; one common issue we come across is having the wrong number of…

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Which Game of Thrones kingdom is your office?

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For a proportion of the population, the excitement is palpable. The new season of Game of Thrones is back on our screens and we will finally establish the fate of Jon Snow amid a myriad of storylines.
Of course for others…

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What will you be doing at 14.55 today?

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…and it might not be down to the individual!
Did you know that productivity can also be affected by the quality of the working environment?
Take a minute to look around your office; do you have room to move around freely? Is…

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Sick of dining alone?

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Where do you usually eat your lunch?
If you work in an office, chances are you eat at your desk, trudging through your heavy workload whilst trying not to get too many crumbs on your keyboard.
Sound familiar?
Well, you’re not alone; studies…

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Clear the decks!

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It seems that even in the military precision of the British Navy there were times when the ratings got themselves into a bit of a tangle. Equipment lying around, ropes being coiled, sails being folded and so on.
But one thing…

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Finding the perfect ‘fit’ isn’t a luxury; it’s often a necessity…

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A great deal of time and money is invested in the design and construction of the perfect building to house businesses and schools. Yet often overlooked at the design stage is the actual furniture that will fit the space.
Furniture can…

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There’s still an increasing demand for power…

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It’s easy to forget that whilst every office needs chairs and desks to function correctly the real workhorse these days is technology; something that seems to accelerate in importance with every advancing year.
This brings with it additional challenges in designing…

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It’s not all about the money…

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So you’ve cracked it! You’ve secured that great new job; you’ve attended three interviews to get it, all in a plush modern interview room.
They’ve agreed the salary, the company car is in the bag and the pension contributions are handsome.
And…

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