Say hello to Heya

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In Japanese, Heya means “small room.” @OFS Brands Designer Roger Webb created Heya to form smaller spaces within an environment. Designed for both individuals and groups in mind, Heya’s comfort and visual softness allow these small rooms to blend seamlessly into the office, while still providing the closeness and privacy people need to really focus. Webb took Heya to a more portable level with Heya mobile, creating the option to adjust the space according to employee needs throughout the day.

"What's your budget?"

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"What's your budget?" is sometimes a scary question. This furniture budgeting tool from @AllSteel can eliminate some of your worry. It provides a preliminary furniture pricing estimate on a square footage basis, helping you to develop your budget early on in the furniture planning process. The tool will generate a pricing estimate based on three levels of finish: low, medium, and high grade.

Happiness Is Tied to Your Emotional Intelligence. Here Are 3 Traits Happy People Have in Common

by Michael Schneider via Inc.

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Learning what makes you tick and defining your own definition of success is critical to finding happiness. If you're still bouncing from accomplishment to accomplishment in search of fulfillment, take a breath and consider the emotional intelligence skills listed in this article.

Did you know Office Interiors provides solutions for healthcare facilities too? Check out @HON Healthcare.

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HON desks, chairs and tables support every patient, family member and caregiver, while being easy to use and easy to clean. And every HON healthcare solution helps patients get better while helping caregivers work better.

OFS: A Timeless Material

via OFS

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For many years, most people knew OFS primarily for wood casegoods and excellence in carpentry. While our portfolio has grown and we’ve added new, more sustainable materials to our designs and production process, wood remains a hallmark of our design heritage. The patterns of grain and color unique to every tree bring an organic warmth and one-of-a-kind beauty.

6 Ways to Hack Your Workspace and Find More Joy at Work

by Ingrid Fetell Lee via Ideo

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As a designer who studies joy for a living, one of the questions the author is asked most frequently is: How can I find more joy at work? We spend at least a third of our waking hours at the office, and some of us much more than that. Yet most workspaces, with their beige carpets and rows of cubicles, aren’t exactly designed to delight.