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Pyramids, Caves and Commons

Tom Allen today spoke more about physical and organizational space. The building shown here is the Corporate building for Steelcase, buit to facilitate communication. 'Where are the bosses?' asked Tom. 'In a tomb in the basement,' replied Matti.

Wrong answer. While the vision across floors was excellent, the bosses who lived at the top got none of it. Tom convinced them to move their offices to
the center.


Tom then described the design of his of his own office, the caves and commons and how his Keurig coffee maker that has been strategically placed to bring people in. One of these days, I'll pay him a visit and sample the complementary cofee.

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