Corporate Concepts Blog

Understanding Shared Spaces

Posted by Corporate Concepts on Mar 14, 2019 2:30:00 PM

Increasingly, organizations are viewing the workplace as a tool to achieve business objectives. Knoll’s shared spaces guide breaks down five different areas within a workspace that can meet employees’ needs for different types of work throughout the day. These spaces also help companies optimize real estate, reduce silos, shape organization culture and retain talent.

With a little strategic planning, these areas can be logically placed throughout a workspace to the benefit of employees, by giving them the opportunity to find the space they need. Knoll has identified these five areas as refuge, enclave, team meeting, community and assembly spaces.

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Topics: Insider, interior design, office furniture

How to Avoid Project Delays and Manage Shipping Timelines

Posted by Corporate Concepts on Feb 21, 2019 1:28:00 PM

Timeline, deadlines and move in dates are always top of mind for any project manager or designer planning a renovation, office move or a build-out. The cornerstone of balancing project needs comes down to the ability to find quality products that can be ordered and delivered quickly.

But ordering the right furniture for an office project isn’t just about the timeline, it’s about ensuring a positive experience for the end-user. A client will never forget if the end product doesn’t create an atmosphere that meets their vision and business goals.

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Topics: Insider, interior design, office furniture

#cciinstalls Project of the Month: Thoma Bravo

Posted by Corporate Concepts on Nov 1, 2018 1:50:00 PM

In collaboration with Gensler, Corporate Concepts recently completed a project installation for leading private equity firm, Thoma Bravo. Thoma Bravo’s new space consists of 29 private offices, each requiring a sense of sophistication and elegance.

Located at 150 N. Riverside, the office totals 14,000 square feet. The project team at Gensler created a modern, understated office space for Thoma Bravo that features long sightlines, a mixture of muted textures and thought-provoking artwork featured throughout the office. 

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Topics: Insider, interior design

Life Changes. Quality Endures. KnollStudio

Posted by Catie Kill on Oct 25, 2018 2:15:00 PM

As the definitive resource for modern furniture, Knoll has been setting the standard of excellence in design since 1960. From iconic pieces to highly functional designs, KnollStudio offers a wide variety of furniture solutions that seamlessly blend the needs of a high-performance work space and the comforts of home.

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#CCIINSTALLS: Kayne Anderson

Posted by Corporate Concepts on Sep 27, 2018 1:55:00 PM

In a collaboration for leading alternative investment management firm, Kayne Anderson, Corporate Concepts recently installed 16 private offices and five workstations at 150 N. Riverside highrise on the Chicago river west bank.

Anderson’s new 7,850 square foot space now offers high-performance workspaces as well as non-traditional meeting spaces. These collaborative areas were intentionally intermixed based on the company’s need to host clients and an internal goal to promote camaraderie amongst colleagues.

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Topics: Insider, interior design