Open-plan office design is ripe for reinvention

by Helen Berresford via Property Week

 Image courtesy of Shutterstock/Monkey Business Images

Image courtesy of Shutterstock/Monkey Business Images

There is no doubt that open-plan design has helped create more collaborative and less hierarchical workplace cultures. However, the proliferation of open spaces needs careful stewardship, because without this, we are in danger of creating spaces that are out of touch with the individual and the pace of the changing corporate world.