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IN-HOUSE

What's happening at The Great Room, work-in-progress, design stories and architecture bites

In-House, News and Views

How To Build Your Personal Brand: Lessons On Personal Identity And Branding Yourself

Movers and shakers from the networking platform Women in Law weigh in on the power of effective personal branding.  What is personal branding and why does it matter? There are several questions and factors to consider when defining your brand, specifically for what it means for the modern working woman. In a recent fireside chat…

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Tech-Enabled Hybrid Working Made Better with The Great Room Mobile App

At The Great Room, hybrid working has always been in our DNA—and we’ve continued to build products around this model to empower businesses to work smarter, not harder.

Because the world of work doesn’t simply evolve around a desk, The Great Room’s mobile app seamlessly integrates work, meetings, events and community all at your fingertips.

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Long-term Greed and Why it Matters

Jaelle AngCEO and Co-founder of The Great Room At The Great Room, my biggest challenge and my greatest satisfaction come from our commitment to being ‘long-term greedy.’ Gus Levy of Goldman Sachs coined the term, which is about playing the long game rather than looking for a quick buck – forging long-term relationships with clients…

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Lights, Action: How Lighting Affects your Productivity

Yet good lighting does a lot more than, well, make one look good. “There is a well-researched science behind light and its effect on productivity. In simple terms: light has to enable our visual tasks, encourage connectivity to the environment around us and reinforce our physiology. When it does this, we are more productive,” explains David Skelley, the Chairman of DJCoalition.

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Your Great Room – Downloadable Backdrops for your Zoom/Skype Meetings

There are these moments when we don’t have the ‘right books’ on our shelves (because we are actually reading them bedside) or we couldn’t quite decide between 2 designer cabinets. To make sure we never need to look anything less than grown up, wherever we are. Here are some backdrops of The Great Room for your next Zoom meetings.

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The Power of Pause

When life is good we enjoy it fully and when life throws us a curveball, remember that better days are on the way… The human race has never before united by a singular enemy, democratic and global. And we are responding, in record time and record numbers. As scientists race towards new diagnostics, antivirals, vaccines and therapeutics at exponential speeds, we are also figuring out new things for ourselves. We still need to believe, even when it is difficult to do. We need to straighten our shoulders and develop a little resolve to ride out the uncertainty.

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Enterprise Solutions: Coworking Thinks Big

Corporates are increasingly gravitating to coworking, attracted by the simplified set-up process, increased flexibility, reduction of replicated or redundant resources, and bespoke solutions coworking can offer. Director of Enterprise Sales at The Great Room, Sarah Ingham, explains why.  Establishing a new, permanent office in a city requires significant capital expenditure and generally, locking into a…