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Posted 8 August 2019 / 2 minutes read time

Kimball Health Center

Kimball Health partnered with CareATC to create a convenient, near-site health center providing access to all employees, spouses and dependent children ages two to 26. CareATC is a population health management company that empowers and inspires patients to be healthier, happier employees all while reducing their healthcare spend. Lisa Day, Benefits and Wellness Specialist for…

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Posted 9 July 2019 / 2 minutes read time

Neocon Design Trend: Sophisticozy Spaces

Now more than ever, the lines are blurring between work and home. A comfortable ambiance and healthy environment is expected. Evoking a forward-thinking approach to products and solutions was a design trend at Neocon. We are changing the nature of workplace activities by creating environments that provide comfort and foster well-being in a space that…

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Posted 27 June 2019 / 1 minute read time

Aromatherapy in the Workplace

As human beings, our five senses are critical to how we take in and perform in the world. In our homes, we use things to positively affect our moods, such as windows for natural light or a dim lamp to relax us at night, our favorite candle burning or music playing, and soft blankets or…

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Posted 21 May 2019 / 2 minutes read time

Bring Your Pet to Work [Every] Day

With increased work demands and longer commutes, the workplace is becoming a home away from home. Many companies are moving to employee-centered work atmospheres by providing new wellness initiatives and other amenities to help make employees feel comfortable and enjoy the environment they work in. But even with healthy food options and exercise classes, many…

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Posted 15 April 2019 / 3 minutes read time

The Sustainability Movement

As our population continues to grow and climate change becomes a more prominent issue, the need for sustainability has never been greater. No matter how big or small the action, any act helps in the collective goal to create healthy, safe and sustainable environments. This movement toward sustainability is creating new techniques and materials that…

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Posted 25 March 2019 / 1 minute read time

Living Green Walls Bring Nature Inside the Workplace

The concept of bringing nature inside is circling back around as an important piece of workplace design. As cities grow larger and the push for healthier environments continues, elements of nature are being brought back into our workspaces and communities. One example of this is the living green wall. Also known as vertical gardens or…

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Posted 8 March 2019 / 1 minute read time

Collaboration Supported by Pairings Nook

Kimball has just introduced their newest addition to the Pairings line: Pairings Nook. The Pairings Nook offers unique applications to divide space while supporting collaboration. Whether it is providing privacy or a space for casual conversation, the Pairings Nook includes worksurface extensions off the Nook, storage, markerboards and monitors for a complete interactive solution. Also…

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Posted 14 February 2019 / 1 minute read time

Helio Elevates and Enhances Employee Experience

Light. Air. Positive Energy. Three elements we crave more of when it comes to work environments and the employee experience. Research has shown that greater exposure to natural light increases creativity, communication and happiness. When it comes to daylight, views of nature, and the color of your surroundings, minimizing their visual disruption is essential for…

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Posted 5 February 2019 / 1 minute read time

What Does a Healthy Workplace Mean?

People spend about a third of their waking hours at work. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that an employee’s mental health can be affected by the working conditions that greet him or her on the job. If the working conditions leave employees feeling negative about their job, work performance will decrease and absences…

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Posted 28 January 2019 / Less than a minute read time

New Product Alert: Helio

Kimball announces the newest product addition to their diverse seating portfolio-Helio. Greater exposure to natural light increases creativity, communication and happiness. That’s why we’ve taken a different design approach with Helio. Helio provides freedom of movement with adjustable comfort that is seamlessly integrated to eliminate visual disruption. The back is constructed with durable, cross-woven nylon…

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