Workplace Strategy

We help clients design high-performance workplaces that evolve with the changing nature of work.

American Builders Quarterly highlights our expertise on developing wellness-oriented solutions for today’s ever-evolving office space.

How does your organization measure health and human performance? Well, the answer might vary depending on who you ask, but new tools and methods are taking a more comprehensive and objective approach to the study. More

EYP Boston Office

Healthy by Design

American Builders Quarterly highlights our expertise on developing wellness-oriented solutions for today’s ever-evolving office space. Building upon research that shows healthy workers are more productive, Leigh Stringer, workplace research and strategy expert at EYP Architecture & Engineering, is exploring new gateways toward financial and personal well-being.

Well-Being
Stamford Staff Lounge

Promoting Patient and Practitioner Health

New Stamford Hospital

Stamford Hospital

Our evidence-based design approach, including partnerships with organizations like Planetree, had led to a growing awareness of the link between design and well-being. In this article from Medical Construction & Design, Lead Designer Tushar Gupta and Research Director Laurie Waggener provide snapshots of some recent projects and features that address these issues.

Well-Being

Is Your Workplace Working for You?

Studies show that unhealthy work habits, like staring at computer screens and rushing through fast-food lunches are taking their toll in the form of increased absenteeism, lost productivity, and higher insurance costs—but it doesn’t have to be that way. AMA recently spoke with Leigh Stringer, author of The Healthy Workplace.

Well-Being Workplace Research
Exterior of Consulate with courtyard

US Consulate and Regional Operations Center

US Department of State

Diplomatic

A modernized and expanded facility now supports 100 US diplomatic missions in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

exterior detail at dusk

William S. Moorhead Federal Office Building

General Services Administration

Workplace

The new façade and interior upgrades reinvigorate the GSA workplace brand, making office space more attractive to potential tenants.

Exterior of Houston Methodist Hospital North Campus Expansion

Paula and Joseph C. (Rusty) Walter III Tower

Houston Methodist

Acute Care

New high-tech ORs dramatically expand the Hospital’s ability to provide image-guided procedures, reducing the number of open surgeries.

An interview with Ron Goetzel of Johns Hopkins University who discusses the business case behind comprehensive health programs and healthy workplaces. More

The latest research points to the importance of movement, relaxation, giving our brains places of psychological restoration, and bumping into new people and places to trigger new ideas. More

An Interview with Teresa Amabile, Professor and Director of Research at Harvard Business School, on a closer look at creativity and the physical environment. More

FITWEL is a new certification developed by the Centers for Disease Control and the US General Services Administration to evaluate workplaces for supporting human health and wellbeing

Leigh Stringer interviewed Joanna Frank, Executive Director of the Center for Active Design about the certification, and how CfAD will be administering FITWEL.