One of the more stable office fit out trends throughout the last decade has been without question, the focus on flexibility and space efficiency in the workplace. Organisations of all kinds have been led away from traditional set-ups and instead, are embracing more informal meeting spaces. But what has been behind this change and how is it of benefit? Let's dive straight into it…
The rise of informal office fit out
Office space comes at a premium, especially if you're based in a busy town or city centre whose notability, transport links and/or amenities can be utilised to attract your employees and clients. In many of these workplaces though, space just isn't being used efficiently enough; the business will be paying for space they simply do not use. This is why it has become increasingly important for firms to know how to make the most of their floorspace; as a result, many are looking at alternative options when it comes to evaluating their office design.
Here are some of the benefits that have seen the informal workplace rise to prominence: