Creating a Personalized Workstation

No two people are alike, which means that no two people have the same idea of the perfect office setup. At Desks Incorporated, we believe that providing everyone with variety is as important as assuring quality. We offer designer office spaces from stellar quality companies, meaning we can assure a style and fit for your office. One of our best …

Built to Last: Herman Miller Ethospace Cubicles

For many, the traditional cubicle space brings images and associations to mind: bland shades of grey, and feelings of restriction, rigidity, and isolation. Unfortunately, many of these descriptors are apt, but Herman Miller has made it their goal to change the perception of the classic cubicle and its surrounding office space with the Ethospace cubicle. Ethospace cubicles are devoted to …

Perks of Implementing Used Modular Workstations

Using a modular workstation is one of the easiest ways to create divided space in an open area. Especially in a collaborative work setting, modular walls allow for an open floor plan concept, paired with the cutback of noise and distractions—ultimately encouraging a more productive work environment. Modular workstations also offer a practical, and cost-efficient alternative to permanently constructed walls …

The Shift From Cubicles to Open Workstations

Office culture is changing.  And leading that change is the shift from bland cubicles to bold new open workstation designs.  Designs are becoming more minimalist, individual spaces more compact, and shared spaces—such as open work space tables and work lounges—are taking up more space.  The idea of interoffice collaboration and connectivity is growing more important.  The trend is to more shared open space, …

Flexibility, Adaptability: The Story of Herman Miller Cubicles

In 1964, Herman Miller unveiled Action Office, an office plan unlike anything the industry had seen. The plan was the brainchild of Robert Propst, one of the first designers to argue that office work is greatly affected by environmental factors. Unlike traditional business culture of the 60s, Action Office emphasized motion—the idea being that physical movement stimulates the mind and …

Herman Miller Cubicles & the Importance of Good Posture

Office cubicle trends can come and go, especially with the term ergonomic being bandied about recently. Unfortunately, one trend that has been especially prevalent over the years is bad posture. We’ve all seen variations of bad desk stance: the turtle, the slouch, the slump, the curl. While bad posture may seem harmless, the consequences can be painful including jaw pains, …

Breaking Out of the Cubicle Workstation for Birthday Celebrations

Celebrating birthdays is a great way to honor employees and bring a little celebration into the work day.  This practice gives you and your team a chance to stop and enjoy each other’s company on a more personal level throughout the year and not just at the Christmas party. To keep things smooth around the workplace during these commemorations, however, …