Design Collaborative Workplaces

Design Collaborative Workplaces

Seven Dimensions
Updated Oct 15, 2019

Course Overview

Open plan offices are no longer the way to go. Hybrid spaces blending private and public spaces offer improved and novel prospects for collaboration. Peter Quarry quotes car marker Henry Ford’s recipe for collaboration success: “Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is a success”.

Peter Quarry and Eve Ash discuss hybrid spaces as an example of physical environments that contribute to collaboration.

Learning Objectives

Physical layout can contribute to collaboration, especially hybrid spaces.

Remember car maker Henry Ford:

  • Coming together is a beginning
  • Keeping together is progress
  • Working together is a success

Interviewer: Eve Ash

Interviewee: Peter Quarry