Brick slips, office design, employee expectations………
The world of business is undergoing intense and rapid change, technology, social media and our way of life are all constantly accelerating.
Not only is business changing but so are the expectations employees and employers have of their workspaces.
Social media and the digital world has set the tone for lifestyles that are increasingly tailored to the individual.
We all now take our freedoms for granted and in turn this amplifies our expectations of the workplace.
In years gone by, the employers idea of the work place came first. Often they would be crammed with people, have insipid and dreary furniture and offer little in the way of enlightenment or promise.
Today modern offices are focused on the company’s people and facilitation new ways of working which allow both employee and employer to get the most out of the relationship.
Materials that promote positivity
The materials used in a workplace have huge bearings on the emotional strength of the people working inside.
Large open spaces with less partitioning works.
Using real brick cladding inside the offices works. Brick cladding brings the home into work. Brick work injects tradition and realism and thus creates great canvasses.
The materials used in modern office design help build layer upon layer of subconscious comforts for the employees.
Office design is now about emotion
In the past, employees often didn’t care where they worked. If they has a sense of pride in their work, it was often attached to the company brand. Today, the location, design and inventory of office spaces are the focal point of perceptions of value.
Emotion is one of the key reasons brick slips are growing in popularity, at home and work.
It has been proven that our brains, pigeon hole textures colours and materials, our perception of brick work is of age and longevity. Durability and being solid, all helps to add the aspect of security to an office work space.
Modern Office Love
What we want out of our homes is increasingly being transposed into what we want from our workspace.
Employees and employers have to enjoy their place of work. Workplace fulfilment and enjoyment is key to retaining staff and creating a great business model
Intelligent business owners know that company office spaces that are fun to work in are fundamental to improving motivation and increasing performance.
Countless styles and materials are used in modern office design. The great thing about our brick slips is that they offer reality, and a texture that is unmatched.
The next time you visit your office have a look around, maybe you have a brick slipped wall, maybe you could do with one.