TransitScreen Blog

How open offices are stifling productivity

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on Aug 16, 2018 9:39:00 AM

It may not be an entirely new concept, but open-office floor plans can be found nearly everywhere now. What was meant to lead to creativity and collaboration may actually be a hindrance by not providing enough privacy and comfortability. Let's wander through the open halls to look at the benefits and downsides in the modern workspace.

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Topics: Corporate Workplace, Design

Commute-ity stories: How our employees get to work

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on Aug 14, 2018 9:47:00 AM

                      Photo by Callum Chapman on Unsplash

You know how much we love talking about all the different ways people can move around our vast cities, so we asked our team to share their commute stories. Maybe you're looking to change how you get to work, or are searching for a better option - well, we've got the inside scoop. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, Corporate Workplace, Bikes, Mobility

Going for the green

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on Jun 21, 2018 10:12:41 AM

Being green isn't just about eating your vegetables anymore. Many companies are working to reduce their carbon footprints while simultaneously improving their employees' lifestyles. One way that these points are being tackled is through commuter benefits. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, Corporate Workplace, Bikes, Mobility

The 5 hottest commercial office trends

Posted by Rachel Karitis on May 3, 2018 4:07:43 PM

The workplace is changing rapidly. The hours people spend at work are increasing (or decreasing, depending on who you ask). The needs of the average worker is changing, and with it are the responsibilities of the modern commercial real estate developer and owner.

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Topics: Real Estate, Corporate Workplace, Commercial

Revisiting: Try biking to work!

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 25, 2018 5:53:48 PM

You probably already know how much we like bikes over here. Last year, we wrote about the importance of Bike to Work Day. The year before that, we wrote about 7 reasons to give bikeshare a chance.

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Topics: Smart Cities, TDM, Corporate Workplace, Bikes