Saturday, August 23, 2008

new york times, 1993, on apple computer's offices


In this interesting article by John Markoff published on 25Apr93 he describes how Apple Computer rethought their research and development offices. They created a mix of private work spaces and common lounges for brainstorming among their researchers. Essentially they were injecting an element of cafe culture into their workplace as they found it made them more productive, and that they fed off each other's creativity.


Where the Cubicle Is Dead, NYT



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