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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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okamura low chairs and big desks

okamura low chairs and big desks

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:14 AM
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Japanese office furniture manufacturer Okamura is advocating a low low seating position for office work. Check out these low slung recliner like task chairs. They claim that research has shown that this position increases productivity. I'm skeptical, yet [...]

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debate: is the office necessary

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:14 AM
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An interesting blog debate is going on around the idea of the necessity of the office. Has remote and virtual working replaced the need for a physical office? Lane Wallace from the Atlantic argues that it is, and that much of the purported advantages of [...]

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MCM Fawn Love

Fawn Love 2

by admin from ModFruGal  (modern blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:21 AM
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My new found fixation on the deer outside has me slowly bringing them indoors…the obvious example being the dining room…where I have also chosen to put the new vintage fawn collection….because I don’t have a problem with hoarding MCM ceramics already…sigh. My fawn love might me making me a bit loopy in the eyes of our [...]

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coworking article at urban omnibus

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:24 AM
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About a week ago Todd Sunstedt who we've been talking to about the implications of coworking, led a tour of four different coworking spaces in New York City and Brooklyn. Laura Forlano of the Urban Omnibus web site (a project of the Architectural League [...]

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stay tuned - platform move coming up

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:24 AM
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Keep an eye on the site folks. We are preparing to make a move to a new blogging platform. There will be a little disruption as you might expect during the transition. We are going to do our best to just ignore it and keep on posting. So my advice is to [...]

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neocon09 - first look knoll's new generation task chair

neocon09 - first look knoll's new generation task chair

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:20 AM
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First images have surfaced of Knoll's new task chair called Generation. They seem to have a new take on the mesh, ventilated back surface, although the seat looks to me more pad like. I've no description of the chair yet so no insight into the [...]

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tour of david byrne's office

tour of david byrne's office

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:19 AM
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A fascinating tour of David Byrne's office where he explains the various artifacts around his office. A pretty fascinating tour - I enjoyed his experimental chairs - one made of big molecules below. tour of David Byrne's office in Fadervia Bike [...]

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interview with Drew Tyler, part 3 of creating a coworking community

interview with Drew Tyler, part 3 of creating a coworking community

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:19 AM
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Since the interview began Beta Loft has launched in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Drew is conducting a free "beta test" of the space for people to try out the community.Greg: Ok, so you have a plan, you start looking for a location. What were the [...]

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great small desk for laptop user

great small desk for laptop user

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:17 AM
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This great desk by BlueLounge via the Unplggd blog was designed with the laptop user in mind. This small desk has a clever system for storing all your stray wires in the body of the desk so you can have all you many laptop accessories at hand without the [...]

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neocon trade fair, chicago june15-17

neocon trade fair, chicago june15-17

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from workalicious  (other blog) — Jan 04, 2012 04:16 AM
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This coming Monday starts NeoCon, the country's largest trade show for office furniture, systems, and furnishings. Regrettably we are not going to Chicago for the show this year, but we will be scouring the web for product info and introductions to [...]

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