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.

OFS: A Timeless Material

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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.

Use of Height-Adjustable Tables Can Help Lower Blood Pressure

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A recent study using Humanscale workstations shows that alternating between sitting and standing positions throughout the day can lower blood pressure. This news is particularly timely as the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association revised the guidelines that determine hypertension in November.

Manufacture Spotlight: HON furniture

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Office Interiors is a proud supplier of HON office furniture. From the break room to the boardroom, HON designs and manufactures a variety of Business Office Furniture including; durable desks, file cabinets, chairs, workstations and other office solutions that answers your every need.

HON: Sustainability Every Day we make a Smaller Impact

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It all started in 1947 when HON began making card files from pieces of scrap metal generated from its contract business. Today, we closely examine every step in the product life cycle to uncover ways to minimize our footprint. This starts with designing and manufacturing products that incorporate recycled content. But it doesn't stop there.

MILA RECEIVES PRODUCT INNOVATIONS MERIT AWARD

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Congratulations to another one of our great manufacturers, 9 to 5 Seating! 9to5 Seating is proud to announce that the Mila conference and executive chair has received a Product Innovations award from BUILDINGS Media. The product is a member of an elite group of products that will be showcased in the August 2018 issue of BUILDINGS.

Movi™ Nester from SitOnIt Seating Wins Multiple Awards at NeoCon 2018

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Congratulations to one of our manufacturers on their new award! SitOnIt Seating’s recently launched Movi, a lightweight flexing nester with a slim, modern frame, was welcomed with high acclaim at NeoCon 50. The California-based seating brand’s new ergonomic chair took home high honors, nabbing Contract Magazine’s “Best of NeoCon” awards in Gold and Silver for the Stacked Seating and Educational Solutions categories.

Change Management

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It is human nature to resist change – fear of the unknown generally insights stress and causes us to imagine negative outcomes. No matter the scale, this occurs with change in the workplace as well. A Change Management Program that engages employees early in the project, outlines why the change is happening, how it will benefit them and the organization, and defines the support that will be provided can mitigate most of the resistance ensuring the outcomes are more successful.