Presentations

Extending Past ABW to Health Based Working (HBW): An Approach to Put Employee’s First

Extending Past ABW to Health Based Working (HBW): An Approach to Put Employee’s First

In this past presentation from Next Generation Workplaces 2017 Gemma Saunders, Head of Organisational Development at Medibank and Shelley Abrams, General Manager of People and Culture, at Medibank explore;

  • Medibank’s journey to “flexbetter”
  • Preparing the business case and taking senior stakeholders on the journey
  • Rolling out a number of guiding principlesto become a truly flexible workplace.
Challenging ABW: Are Open Plan Offices the Solution or Are They Swaying Us Away From Deep Work?

Challenging ABW: Are Open Plan Offices the Solution or Are They Swaying Us Away From Deep Work?

In this past presentation from Next Generation Workplaces 2017 Clinton Parr, Head of People and Culture, at Clemenger BBDO explores;

  • The concept of ‘Deep Work’ and the benefits of focus in a distracting environment
  • Creating spaces where people can really focus and get into a state of flow
  • Open plan offices as distracting: will the pendulum swing back to sitting in one space and getting things done
How Has Google Designed an Ecosystem That Balances Flexibility, Choice and Presence?

How Has Google Designed an Ecosystem That Balances Flexibility, Choice and Presence?

In this past presentation from Next Generation Workplaces 2017 Jeremey Neuner, Head of Real Estate and Workplace Services at Google explores;

  • Building strong communities by creating great teams and imagining collaborative environments where they can thrive
  • What choices can we give employees whilst still preserving the ecosystem that works for the organisation
  • What does work mean these days and what are the implications of working from anywhere