It’s Time for a New Workplace Narrative: Moving Past Open Versus Closed Spaces

Today’s organizations are challenged with creating work environments for employees that stretch over five generations, that attract and retain the best talent and, above all, provide a great experience at work. The debate around workplace environments continues to generate significant attention … and it’s no wonder everyone is seeking answers to the open versus closed debate. But, these conversations can be extremely polarizing and unproductive without an understanding of how your company works best and what strategies can be employed to develop a tailored solution. “One of the most important decisions companies need to make is how open they should make their office,” says Gensler Co-Chief Executive Diane Hoskins. “For the first time, we have data to help inform this decision as well as other decisions about the type of workplace strategy offered by employers. Click to read more at