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Marburn Academy: Paving the Way for Intentional Learning Spaces

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Marburn Academy is an independent day school and a visionary leader in the education of bright students with learning differences, such as dyslexia and attention difficulties. Their conviction is that every child is capable of succeeding. For the past 30 years, Marburn resided in a former elementary school in the Northland area of Columbus, Ohio. For the past decade, this space was overcrowded and cramped, with a configuration that was less than ideal for a learning environment.

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Topics: All Areas, Learning Spaces

The ABCs of Commercial Floors

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When it comes to commercial flooring, you may come across some unfamiliar terms when researching or beginning a project with professionals. To help, we've compiled a handy list that you can reference whenever you need a refresh on these commonly used terms in the world of floors.

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Topics: Commercial Flooring, Floors

8 Types of Spaces Where You’ll Do Great Work

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Providing a variety of spaces allows associates to choose where they’ll work best, which makes for a happy and productive team. But, it can be difficult to know where to start and where your associates will do great work.

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Topics: All Areas, Space Planning and Design

Our Associates Matter

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When it comes to what matters most to us, our associates round out the top of the list! We recently surveyed our 200+ associates across all of our locations to find out what matters most to them during the holiday season, and to see what their plans are for the coming year.

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Topics: All Areas, Workplace Wellness

3 Signs Your Corporate Brand is Failing in the Workplace (and How to Fix it)

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Just because there's an impressive logo on your wall or business card, that doesn't mean your brand resonates with your employees or your customers. While your brand may easily be recognized, there are no guarantees that people are perceiving who you are accurately.

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Topics: Branding, Experiential Design

Messing With Perfection: How the Iconic Aeron Chair Came to Be Remastered

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When the Aeron chair debuted in 1994, it changed the way people sat and thought about what a chair could and should be. It changed the furniture industry! So how did Herman Miller improve one of the most iconic and beloved chairs in the world? They worked with the co-creator of the original Aeron chair, Don Chadwick, to match the new chair with the context of today’s work and technology. The result is a chair that uses stronger, smarter materials, has better adjustment capabilities, and is a healthier, more comfortable sit. It’s the evolution of a revolution.

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Topics: Furniture, Seating

Offices as Art

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Have you ever thought about your furniture as artwork? What about extra details like plants, dishware, and coat racks? Your office is a work of art and those visiting have an experience that uses all five senses. Your office should tell your story and emanate your culture, as well as be inviting to those who step inside. Legendary furniture designers, Ray and Charles Eames, pioneered entertaining as art and understood the value of carefully selecting each object in a room, from the table to the trashcan. You can apply the Eames way of thinking to your own space and allow each office visitor to leave with a unique and positive experience.

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Topics: All Areas, Space Planning and Design

What is Experiential Design?

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Today's workforce demands creative spaces that attract and nurture the innovation that brings your culture to life. Simply put, experiential design is how people interact with a space in order to gain an understanding of what an organization's brand is all about. It connects people to places.

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Topics: Branding, Experiential Design

How to Optimize Your Growing Space Affordably

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It’s an exciting time when business is booming. But many businesses struggle with keeping up their workspace during such growth. As new employees come on board, you have to consider the cost of purchasing extra furniture and the added wear and tear on flooring and equipment around the office. The changes you make don’t have to be expensive and they should integrate seamlessly into your existing space. You want to optimize your office environment rather than clutter it, and you want to do so affordably. That’s where Continental Office can help.

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Topics: All Areas, Space Planning and Design

The University of Findlay: A Case Study

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The University of Findlay Athletic Department wanted to create a sense of excitement for fans, current student-athletes, and future athletes, with a memorable, branded experience. The project honored past athletic achievements, while also making room to display current highlights.

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Topics: Branding, Experiential Design

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VP DESIGN AND SERVICES
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