Building 6 Blog

Waddell Debuts Modular Space Division Collection:

Waddell is expanding its display and space division solutions with the introduction of Define, a collection of modular pieces used to define “third spaces.”  Define is a solution meant for community spaces to provide an alternative to architectural built-ins, serving as millwork but on a furniture budget and purchase order.

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Designing for Flexible Spaces

The nature of work is changing. And so is the terminology surrounding it. Do you know what “hot desks” are? How about “pods”? They are both relatively new phrases that came about as a response to a new workplace that’s flexible and dynamic. Read on to learn about the new type of work that’s evolving and some approaches you can use to support it.

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Culture Trends in the Workplace

A company can’t stay competitive anymore by offering generous 401k packages or paid time off. More employees than ever are looking to culture to see if it’s the right fit. And it makes sense.

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How to Get Privacy in an Open Office

Open offices are great for collaboration and creativity–but not so much for privacy. There are some clever ways to get around this conundrum, though. With well-designed office furniture, your workspace can return to a place of focus and productivity.

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Vote for Waddell's Pallet Collection

The Pallet Collection is up for Interior Design's Best of Year Awards and we need your help! Please vote for Pallet - voting goes until October 18th, and you can vote every day until then.

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Drawing Employees In

Think of your happy place. Does it include a nice diffused light? Or an airy sense of openness? Maybe green, leafy things bring you calm. Or a peaceful, enclosed space where you can really parse your thoughts...

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Ghent, Waddell, & VividBoard Awarded Contract from TIPS Purchasing Cooperative

GMi Companies, the parent company of Ghent, Waddell, and VividBoard, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from The Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS), as an approved vendor for visual communications products including whiteboards and dry erase boards, glassboards and mobiles, bulletin boards, display cases and custom graphic whiteboards.

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Employee Well-Being with Pallet

Happy workers produce better work, so promoting wellbeing is a no brainer. So the question is: how can you encourage employees to be content? Having the ability to customize can make employees feel like their individuality is being heard.