A quick and relatively painless guide for setting up and setting up and managing resource calendars in Google Apps. Resources are often overlooked, but are the best way to schedule shared rooms around the office.
The breakout space is having a good decade in office design inspiration. Here’s a look at the free-standing enclosures, elevated platforms, and “wall-free” spaces replacing cubicles and closed doors in modern offices.
How flexible office schedules lead to more productive, unplanned creativity, and healthier work days.
The Robin mobile app just received a major redesign. Starting today, the location overview page shows current events within the office, including your upcoming meetings. Search helps you find and book available space now or in the future. The people tab shows which coworkers are nearby. See the big reveal for yourself on Android and iOS.
Imagine you’re given a magic potion every day that makes you great at creative thinking for a few hours. The catch? You have to drink it first thing in the morning. Knowing this, would you want to spend your two hours hours waiting in line or sitting in meetings?
This week, we released an important update to Rooms, which offers space-level control over the auto-unbooking feature, or “use it or lose it”.
The new office-wide search is here. Find free blocks on room schedules easily and stop comparing shared office calendars just to get work done.
How to transition from private offices to a free-wheeling open floorplan without losing your collective minds.
The sweet spot for employee engagement lies somewhere in the balance between boredom and overwhelm. What gets in the way? Many people find themselves stuck on one side due to clutter of meeting-packed work days.
A look our engineering team’s “best practice” approach to organize Github issues with a shared tag system across multiple product repositories.
How to get good product feedback while keeping the company vision.
Normally, what happens in Vegas stays on the strip. But this isn’t one of those times; we’re eager to share details from our recent trip to Atmosphere 2015, a weeklong conference put on by Aruba Networks.
Starting today, you can now schedule rooms in advance without wading through shared office calendar views. Find the right conference room. Pick how long you need. Book it.
Straight from the fields of elementary school recess, we’re bringing Dibs back to the workplace. Use it to wrangle the breakout areas, call rooms, and other calendar-free space in your office.
You can now see live charts for calendar events in each space, filtered by either the past week or month. This update is the first of many graphs, pie charts, and other data visualizations aimed at making your team get better work done at the right time.
Setting up your office calendars just got a whole lot easier.
Setting up your workplace beacons for the first time? Here’s how to get the best results from Robin for floor plans of all kinds.
How beacons can answer the question “Who is in the room right now?”, and what presence means for the future of indoor apps.
Offices of the future will make you look like a superhero. The best part? The technology to get started is here today thanks to beacons and other connected devices. Here’s five ideas for how beacon tech will make the workplace better.
How interns with clipboards lead to new buildings and bad office data, and what you can do instead to make room scheduling painless.