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Marissa Brassfield

Avant-Garde Offices: The Rooftop Workplace of Tomorrow

Royal Horticultural Society's Chelsea Flower Show in London premiered an outdoor office prototype called the Rooftop Workplace of Tomorrow garden. Designer Patricia Fox wanted to find a use for unused city spaces and, in doing so, create something that would be both aesthetically complementary to the city skyline and beneficial...

Marissa Brassfield

Avant-Garde Offices: Bleacher Report

Does your office have 32 flat-screen TVs and an in-house kegerator? No? Then you might want to send a resume to the offices of online sports news source Bleacher Report. Four sports enthusiasts who shared a love of the game and a dislike of the robotic, mundane commentators that came...

Marissa Brassfield

Avant-Garde Offices: Needle

If you're tired of going to the office and sitting at the same desk day after day, it may be time to turn your focus to this week's Avant-Garde Offices star, Needle. Imagine spending your day on the move in a top-notch RV, promoting your favorite brands. The basic premise...

Marissa Brassfield

Avant-Garde Offices: Zynga

Zynga, the social and mobile game distributor, has an office environment that's just as much fun as the company's signature games. Located in the Silicon Valley, Zynga rises to the level other company offices such as Google and Facebook have put in place. There's not only a private chef on...

Marissa Brassfield

Weekend Reading: Workplace Guest Posts 5/28 - 6/1

Each week, I contribute dozens of articles on workplace culture and office topics to a variety of Web properties. Here are some of my favorites from this week. * Study Links Suppressing Your Identity to Job Dissatisfaction and Turnover [PayScale] * What Music Should You Listen to At Work? [infographic] [PayScale] * Men...

Marissa Brassfield

Avant-Garde Offices: Box [PHOTOS]

This week's Avant-Garde Offices star is enterprise software company Box, formerly known as It was less than a year and a half ago when Box had just 125 employees. Cut to May of 2012 and the company has grown to a team of 400. Naturally, this meant a...

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