These intern salaries will make you weep (then quit your job and apply for an internship)

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Wednesday 8 January 2014

Don’t get mad at the CEO making more money than you, get mad with the interns! What used to be a thankless job has now turned into a lucrative post-college initiation for graduates, eager to get their feet wet in the workforce. And while some internships only allow you to do the basics, like making […]

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Working out of the office? You’ll need this laptop workstation

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Thursday 12 December 2013

Traveling with a laptop gives you on the go convenience, but what’s inconvenient? Everything that you need to pack along with it, like the charger, pens, notepads, and everything else that comes with taking the office on the road. Well now there’s a solution and it’s called the La Fonction no. 1 because it’s designed […]

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Annoying co-worker? There’s a name for them

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Tuesday 3 December 2013

End-of-year holidays are upon us and you’re really going to miss all your coworkers while you take time off. Right? Probably not. There’s a name for each one of your annoying coworkers and Work Wankers gives us a straight up tutorial on each one. Take, for instance, the Ideal Killer. This annoying office worker is […]

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The coolest office ever? It’s on a rooftop somewhere in Vienna

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Architecture on Monday 28 October 2013

Is this the coolest office you’re seen yet? We dare you to look at this rooftop meeting room of a law firm and not say ‘Yes’. Located in the intersection of Falkestrasse and Biberstrasse in Vienna, the firm the help of architectural design studio Coop Himmelb(l)au to apply some ridiculously awesome trickery to extend its office space upwards as long ago as 1988.

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Depressing office life captured in photos

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Photography on Thursday 6 June 2013

In case you were wondering, Administrative Professionals Day falls every year on April 23. And in case you were looking for something to celebrate, take a look through these photos of office life. It’s a series of pictures from real life offices by Jeff Mermelstein, Darin Mickey, and others. The world of cubicles and printer jams is […]

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Could this be the coolest office in Britain?

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in Architecture on Thursday 9 May 2013

How would you like to work in a tree house that’s fully-equipped to survive a zombie apocalypse or nuclear attack? Well, for the lucky folks who work for Faceparty social networking in Britain, they get payed to hang out here (well, and work, of course). The company hired creative agency Helix 3D to make their […]

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Treadmill desk: sculpt your calves and thighs at work

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in Tech on Wednesday 24 April 2013

Let’s face it, you’re getting fat. That desk job you dreamed of has become the end of the “Greek God Bod” you were planning to work on this year. But don’t lose hope: this treadmill desk will whip you into shape. Now long days at the office will mean rock hard calves an chiseled thighs that […]

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Settle office fights with Ping Pong on your conference table

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Design on Wednesday 6 March 2013

This elegant, dark wood conference table is a grown up’s playground. Who needs to fight during conference meetings when you can settle the dispute with a friendly game of table tennis? The dual-use table was invented by Google Creative Lead Ryan Vanderbilt as a solution to the merging worlds of play, work, and home life. One minute […]

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Creative office design for a media company

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in Architecture on Friday 26 October 2012

Edward Ogosta Architecture has created an interesting and inspiring space for a creative media company based in Los Angeles. The 6,000 square foot room is decked out with individual cubicles that look like little houses, hollowed out tree trunk chairs for private sitting, and a raised discussion space. Perhaps print this post out and pop it into your office suggestion box. You never know your luck.

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