It’s that time of year! That lull between Christmas and New Year, the offices are quiet. It’s a good time to go back and read some articles you may have missed here on Catalyst. We had our biggest year yet—lots of new topics, voices, and over a half a million views! Thank you for taking time out of your workday to spend with us, we can’t wait to grow further with you.
Here are our ten most read articles of the past year—catch up on what you missed!
Nothing spurs a heated debate like these two words: Open Office. Back in June, Jared Shelly dug for the truth about the now ubiquitous open floor plan and found that it is neither the evil it’s made out to be OR the cure-all many hoped for.
What’s the opposite of a green thumb? Whatever it is, that’s what I have. But thanks to this article, I’ve managed to keep a single potted plant alive on my desk for nearly six months!
Mental health has been at the forefront of the national conversation all year—and that’s great news. In this article, our Linsey Knerl explored what role our employers play in our mental health.
Ever hear someone drop some sort of acronym, only to shake your head and pretend you know what it means but really you’re making a mental note to Google it later? We’ve all been there. Bookmark the event planning glossary so you don’t mix up your RFPs and your MMPs.
Everyone loves drooling over pictures of sleek offices, and this article showing off Spotify’s NYC HQ delivers. Enough said.
Event planners, we feel for you. It’s a stressful job. Convene’s own Julie Starr offers some advice.
Chicago is on the rise! People were excited to see a new report which put Chicago on the trajectory to join NYC and LA as the nation’s “Megacities.”
High tech buildings abound! Here are some of our favorite smart office buildings across the globe.
Is a raise worth a longer commute? Read this article to find out.
More beautiful office pictures! This one has lots of zen vibes.