A museum retrospective showcases the work of Ettore Sottsass, the Italian designer who brought vibrant color, playful design and lightweight portability to office machines. His Valentine typewriter for Olivetti is often considered a precursor to Apple's iMac.
At NYNOW I discover a beautifully designed backpack that's made to thwart theives.
I discovered a host of design-driven products to brighten your desktop or ease your commute at NYNOW.
A friend's move to a coworking space mirrors a growing trend.
Seeing a one-man show on Broadway inspires thinking about year-end client conversations and optimizing workloads.
A visit to three San Diego coworking spaces finds unique vibes but similar missions.
Highlights of my tour of the new offices of Frog Design in Brooklyn's DUMBO neighborhood with SHoP Architects .
Watching larger-than-life Olympic diving was just one of the highlights of visiting 837, Samsung's "store" in New York City.
A night at a minor league baseball game exemplifies the benefits of being part of a co-working community.
Lessons learned during a longer-than-normal stay with my family in California.
How stairs, coffee and trash cans contribute to workplace wellness.
With fellow members of the IFDA, I pick the best of this year's BklynDesigns (it wasn't easy!)
On the anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, I look at how work-at-home options eased the impact on my husband Sandy.
A dual-function storage/desktop was a notable find at Dwell on Design.
A workplace strategist discusses the primary factors that drive companies to implement alternative work environments.
An introduction to the blog, its themes and what qualifies me to write about alternative work environments.