March 1st, 2016 by
Wondering how to keep pace with innovative trends in office interior design? Check out how some of your favorite brands are keeping their workplaces vibrant and human-friendly. We’re excited to see how industry leaders are transforming employee culture with splashes of color and familiar touches of home. https://lnkd.in/eSG3zXJ
February 23rd, 2016 by
While it might be nice to be able to relocate your office every few years, most of us are bound to making do with the space that we currently have. At Kentwood Office Furniture, we’ll work with you to make the most out of your existing floor plan– and here are a few additional tips to start thinking about how to get the most out of your location, based on the needs of your business and your employees. https://lnkd.in/eb5CEsZ
February 18th, 2016 by
Coworking spaces allow for greater connectivity and collaboration between teams, but sometimes it’s nice to be able to enjoy privacy at your desk. We enjoyed these innovative approaches to communal workplaces–do you prefer a shared office or a room of your own? https://lnkd.in/eKqb6_N
February 9th, 2016 by
Workstations that promote health and well-being? Now, that’s what we like to see! Research shows that sitting behind a desk for eight hours a day could literally be killing you, but would you be willing to trade your comfortable chair for a stool, standing desk, or desk treadmill? If you’ve used one of these alternative workstations, we’d love to hear your thoughts! https://lnkd.in/e7gFwMy
February 2nd, 2016 by
According to Portland-based design firm The Good Mod, laptops, tablets, and other types of portable technology are revolutionizing the way we think about office furniture. In a collaboration with Airbnb, the firm came up with several innovative furniture designs, including conference tables with integrated power outlets and lightweight pieces that are sturdy enough to use as footrests. These designs are crafted to enable office workers to go mobile without sacrificing comfort or convenience. https://lnkd.in/e-SxUCP
January 26th, 2016 by
After decades of boring, barren workspaces, it’s refreshing to see architectural design return as a primary focus for office managers and planners. One invigorating trend is working in natural elements, such as wood, to give the environment a warmer, more organic feel. https://lnkd.in/enN8SDbl
January 19th, 2016 by
If you’re planning on redesigning your workspace in the new year, why not consider the types of people who will be utilizing that space on a daily basis? Putting employees first is vital when making design decisions. https://lnkd.in/eEPAU7vl
January 5th, 2016 by
Open areas, tech infrastructure, green building practices, and lifestyle amenities are all design trends that will make big impacts in 2016. Will these trends inspire your renovation project? https://lnkd.in/dwgTzFK
December 29th, 2015 by
Cluttered office got you down? As the year draws to a close, it’s time to start considering resolutions for the New Year. If one of yours is to better manage your workspace, here are 21 tips from Lifehack that will help you organize your office. https://lnkd.in/difnrea
December 15th, 2015 by
Does each space in your office have a purpose? Can your employees escape to a bit of nature? The color green is scientifically proven to boost creativity and cultivate a relaxing mood. Check out more dos and don’ts for designs that fire up workers’ imaginations. https://lnkd.in/ddseWFj
December 1st, 2015 by
Your office design matters more than you may think. In fact, even the colors you choose can boost productivity. Find out how each palate affects your employees, from making them more energetic to improving their outlook at work. https://lnkd.in/dTtZsKk
November 17th, 2015 by
Kentwood Office Furniture When redesigning their office, this company recognized that each individual works best in different environments. Using a behavioral model developed by NASA, they designed multifaceted workspaces to appeal to four personality types: organizers (logical and goal-driven), connectors (relationship-driven), advisors (opinionated and observant), and originals (the creative). Does your workplace offer a hub for connectors? How about a unique design for originals? https://lnkd.in/evRaHHX
November 10th, 2015 by
Facebook is known for its innovation, and it brings that same spirit to the design of its new office space. One tiny conference room was designed to help its employees “think big” by emphasizing their physical size in relation to the room. In what ways does your current office design encourage employees to think outside the box or promote risk-taking? https://lnkd.in/emdTR8z
November 3rd, 2015 by
With offices as cool as these, employees will want to come to work, and creativity is sure to thrive. Inc.com recently published the fifth annual “World’s Coolest Offices” consisting of some of the most beautiful, innovative, and amazing company headquarters and startup offices in the world. Of the list, which one do you like best? https://lnkd.in/eYTaj2X
October 28th, 2015 by
Kentwood Office Furniture Modern architecture and office design leave nothing off limits. From artificial grass to indoor slides, check out some of these eclectic office interiors that have been showcased specifically on account of their uniqueness. https://lnkd.in/eNnBJZ6
June 18th, 2015 by
Need a few ideas on how to personalize your corporate space? Take a look a Trendway’s Snapshots of Space: Chicago 2015. These up & comers from Neocon 2015 should get your creative juices flowing. Need a little assistance visualizing the potential of your space? Our team of designers is ready to help. Contact us to get started!
March 17th, 2015 by
The staff of Kentwood Office Furniture Indianapolis spent a morning volunteering at Gleaners Food Bank. It is such a blessing to be able to give back to this vibrant community.
At Gleaners Food Bank, we accomplish our mission by securing and storing food and grocery items – which we ultimately redistribute to more than 350 Hunger Relief Agencies who serve Indiana’s hungry. From our delivery services to our special programs, Gleaners’ distribution process plays a major role in the fight against hunger throughout the state of Indiana.
Click here to learn more about Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana.
December 9th, 2014 by
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Toy Drive encourages people to share the true meaning of the holiday season by helping children in need throughout West Michigan. With many families facing economic hardships, times can be tight during the holidays. The goal of the toy drive is to reach 25,000 local children by collecting toys to brighten their holiday season..
Pleune Service Company, a customer of Kentwood Office Furniture, took that challenge to heart this year. Their employees collected 120 toys to donate to the effort. They delivered the toys to Kentwood Office Furniture this week and placed them under the tree.
Kentwood Office Furniture is collecting toys through December 16. If you would like more information on the Angel Tree Toy Drive, click here.
April 24th, 2014 by
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April 2nd, 2014 by
April 2, 2014 is the American Heart Association’s National Walking Day.
On this day, Americans are encouraged to lace up their sneakers and take at least 30 minutes out of their day to get up and walk. It’s a great way to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and to get your family, friends and co-workers started on a healthier way of life.
Kentwood Office Furniture employees laced up their sneakers and enjoyed some fresh air and exercise this afternoon.
Visit MyHeartMyLife.org to learn more about leading an active, heart-healthy lifestyle.