• 6 health benefits of ergonomic chairs at work

    by Shraddha Rupavate via Sitting in the same position at work exerts pressure on your spine. Here’s why you need a work-friendly chair. Do you spend more than 6 hours at your work desk? Do you normally experience pain (in the back, shoulders and neck) at the end of the day after leaving from work? […]
  • Don’t Get Too Comfortable at That Desk

    By STEVE LOHR at The New York Times Renovated Microsoft offices have a variety of work spaces for employees. Left, a phone-booth-style room for privacy, and right, an isolation room. (Stuart Isett for The New York Times) First there were individual offices. Then cubicles and open floor plans. Now, there is a “palette of places.” New […]
  • Power On: IDEON’s lounge lines allow you to plug in

      Designed to work anywhere—so you can work everywhere.  IDEON’s popular Visit Modular® and Composium® lounge lines now offer flexible power modules so you can create convenient charging stations and collaborative work spaces wherever you need them. Spill-proof and tamper-resistant, each factory-installed module is UL listed and features 1 AC outlet and dual USB ports. […]
  • See Inside: Pinnacle’s new Memphis headquarters

    We are thrilled to have provided the office furniture for the new Pinnacle headquarters, located at 949 S. Shady Grove Road. Our team worked collaboratively with Pinnacle leadership to assess the company’s needs and create a solution that was both functional and aesthetically-pleasing.  Call us today to see how we can help your business! Megan […]
  • The Transition from Closed Offices to Open Plan

    Moving out of closed offices into open plan is one of the more difficult workplace changes to make, since it often also has political and emotional issues tied to it. Managing that change will require addressing three aspects: the personal concern for status and territory, issues of control over noise and disruption, and satisfying functional […]
  • Product Feature: Kimball’s Theo

    Inspired by an admiration of Mid-Century Modern furniture with a molded plywood shell, Theo has a smaller footprint and can serve as a lounge chair, as well as work as a desk or conference chair in the smaller landscape of today’s offices. Extremely well crafted, Theo’s “Active Lounge” keeps pace with fast-moving workdays. OPEN PLAN […]
  • See Inside: Memphis Teacher Residency

    We recently wrapped an exciting new project with Memphis Teacher Residency (MTR) in the new Crosstown Concourse building in Midtown Memphis, Tennessee.  The project consisted of 19,742 square feet of 4 classrooms, a library, 23 offices, 5 meeting rooms, a teacher lounge, a staff workroom, and several collaboration areas for the 297 teachers that are served […]
  • See Inside: Syntel

    Syntel is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and Knowledge Process solutions spanning the entire lifecycle of business and information systems and processes. The Company leverages dedicated Centers of Excellence, a flexible Global Delivery Model, and a strong track record of building collaborative client partnerships to create sustainable business advantage for Global 2000 […]
  • Why sit-stand desks alone won’t end the risks of sedentary working

    via Personnel Today Sit-stand desks can cut the time spent sitting at work, but the overall goal is more movement throughout the day. With more than 60 years of evidence on the health impact of sitting for long periods at work, sit-stand desks are being promoted as a solution. Jenefer Fraser looks at the research. […]
  • New from HON: Check out Empower

    NEW! Minimize your footprint while maximizing your workspace with #Empower 120 degree workstations. Learn more at  Empowering Your Workspace Need a simple way to get up and running fast? No problem. Looking to expand and customize workstations for a growing business? Empower does that, too. With Empower benching, you’ve got the power to do more. […]
  • Five Tips To Create An Inspirational Office

    By Dean Stiervia Facility Executive Aesthetics and the overall look of your office have more to do with employee satisfaction than you might think. Here’s how to create a workspace that will inspire, boost employee morale, and retain talent. Outdoor Break Room (Photo: National Business Furniture) According to a new report, 76 percent of adults […]
  • Yes, sitting too long can kill you, even if you exercise

    by Susan Scutti via CNN Take a movement break every 30 minutes, say experts. No matter how much you exercise, sitting for excessively long periods of time is a risk factor for early death, a new study published Monday in Annals of Internal Medicine found. Click to learn more