Whitespace Consultants

‘Sick’ of waiting? We’ve got a prescription for that…

Waiting endlessly in a GP’s surgery is up there as one of life’s great pains (pardon the pun).  Although, you only have to read the press, about people being treated in corridors and store cupboards for days on end to…

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Is the desk dead?

I remember the days when people spoke about the ‘mobile worker’ they were talking about a person who worked from home.  These days they’re more than likely referring to someone that’s actually in the office but working away from their…

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Who’s afraid of a piece of paper?

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They say writers find a blank sheet of paper in front of them highly daunting as they strive to create a literary masterpiece, but the same is also true in so many other situations.
Whilst the client who wants to make…

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Let’s beat ‘Blue Monday’ together…

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Scientifically proven to be the most miserable day of the year for workers in the UK – Monday the 19th January 2015 is ‘Blue Monday’
So, why is it depressing and how can you improve staff morale this Monday?
The third Monday…

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Is your office making your blood boil?

Brits spend more than a third of their working lives (that’s around 3,500 days) feeling stressed about their job!  Although, it’s not necessarily the job role itself which causes people to feel anxious, the physical working environment can also be…

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It’s summer already for schools!

Office design Warrington, Macclesfield, Altrincham, Northwich, Sandbach and Crewe

No we haven’t completely lost the plot…. or the calendar for that matter.
It’s just that we have developed something of an expertise in transforming schools and colleges, with many highly prestigious projects under our belt. (see some of these here)
We…

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Lie-ins a distant memory?

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Going back to work last week will have come as a bit of a shock to most.  Lie-ins and duvet days, snuggled on the sofa with a good film and the last of the Christmas chocolates are now all but…

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The three Rs have gone digital…

So much about how and where students learn has changed over the years…
Those of us who have worked in the interior design of schools and colleges over the last decade or more, work hard to keep up with the changes…

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It’s not what you say; it’s the ’way’ that you say it….

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We find it interesting that most companies typically spend hundreds, if not thousands on their website and advertising, but never consider their physical working environment as a marketing tool!  However, research has shown that the difference between great brands and…

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Give your New Year resolutions a chance of success.

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So a New Year is upon us and like most people you’ve made a few resolutions. Some will be personal, some may relate to your job.
Maybe you’ve decided to be more organised and keep up to date with your work,…

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