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Technology is critical for hybrid work.

Technology is in the driver’s seat in today’s hybrid workplace. Employees now have very different expectations, preferring a hybrid work schedule to support work/life balance. In order to attract and retain talent in an extremely competitive market, organizations are rethinking what hybrid means to them.

In a hybrid work model, the office serves as a hub for collaboration. Conferencing technology goes beyond the meeting room. Employees need to collaborate locally and with remote team members throughout the office with fixed and mobile technology to make every space a collaboration space.

With high quality collaborative room systems, remote participants can see and hear everyone as if they are in the same room. With the feature sets of Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and other platforms, participation and engagement has never been better, creating equitable experiences for all.

We serve as a consultative partner to help you integrate office technology. We look at hybrid office design holistically, integrating technology with furniture and architectural systems to create high performing collaborative environments.

We help you create the perfect collaborative workspaces and keep them running smoothly.

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Mastering the Art of Hybrid Work Etiquette: 6 Tips for Navigating the New Workplace Norms

Mastering the Art of Hybrid Work Etiquette: 6 Tips for Navigating New Workplace Norms

With the seamless convergence of remote and in-office collaboration, the rules of workplace etiquette are rapidly evolving.  As we navigate this dynamic era of work, it’s crucial to prioritize a culture of respect, empathy, and understanding among colleagues, regardless of their physical presence or virtual participation. Embracing the unique challenges and opportunities of hybrid work…

Unlocking the Power of Active Learning Spaces

Unlocking the Power of Active Learning Spaces

In today’s dynamic educational landscape, creating an engaging environment for students, teachers, and the community has become paramount. A vibrant and stimulating learning environment goes beyond mere aesthetics – it plays a crucial role in fostering productivity, promoting effective teaching practices, and shaping positive learning outcomes. Modern classroom design has a profound impact on students’…

The only hybrid office technology checklist you’ll ever need

The Only Hybrid Office Technology Checklist You’ll Ever Need

Technology has revolutionized the way we work, making it possible for us to collaborate and communicate with colleagues from anywhere in the world. In many ways, technology is like the engine that fuels the workforce, driving productivity and enabling us to work smarter, faster, and more efficiently. Just as a car engine powers a vehicle,…

Designing Flexible Workplace Neighborhoods for Hybrid Work Models

Designing Flexible Workplace Neighborhoods for Hybrid Work Models

Designing Flexible Workplace Neighborhoods for Hybrid Work Models At Red Thread’s Workplace Innovation Hub located at 55 Hartland Street, we’ve embraced a hybrid work model that gives our people the freedom to decide how, where, and when they work. We carefully designed our new office to foster a welcoming atmosphere that enhances our connections with…

8 Considerations for Setting up Hybrid Meeting Rooms

8 Considerations for Setting up Hybrid Meeting Rooms

As hybrid collaboration becomes more prevalent, organizations are increasingly realizing the importance of having dedicated hybrid meeting spaces. Steelcase research has shown that most workers feel that their current meeting spaces are inadequate for hybrid collaboration, and a significant number of organizations are planning to invest in creating more hybrid meeting spaces in the future.…

How to be an effective hybrid leader

How to be an effective hybrid leader

Much like hybrid work, hybrid leadership is not a one-size-fits-all; it looks different for everyone. As leaders embrace hybrid work, one of the biggest challenges they face is managing teams both remote and in-person. Unlike the beginning of the pandemic, when almost everyone went home all at once, the return has been fragmented as employees…

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The Power of Signature Microsoft Teams Rooms

In today’s world, organizations can’t allow distance to be a barrier for effective collaboration. By: John Mitton, CTO – VP of Audio Visual, Red Thread Steelcase researchers have studied technology for remote workers and found that one of the problems they face is presence disparity. We all know what it’s like to be physically present…

3 Ways to Implement a Digital Hybrid Workplace

3 Ways to Implement a Digital Hybrid Workplace

More and more companies are considering the shift to a digital hybrid workplace to encourage employees to do their best work, regardless of location. As the shift to hybrid work becomes a reality, organizations should consider adopting digital tools that not only support collaboration and communication, but also offer employee safety. With the right resources…

5 Equitable Hybrid Work Environment Examples

Five Hybrid Work Technology Examples

Leadership recognizes how critical company culture is to engage and retain top talent. However, business leaders are at a crossroad on how to deliver a hybrid work technology strategy that provides flexibility and employee engagement while still encouraging people to return to the office. According to Microsoft’s 2021 Work Trend Index Report, over 70% of workers…


Red Thread’s Top Blogs of 2021

With 2021 in the rear view mirror, we’re reflecting on the top ten articles we’ve posted that will help shape future trends and topics in the new year. From workplace personas to hybrid work and returning to the office, this past year was full of workplace transformation strategies to bridge the gap between in-person and remote…

Three Hybrid Campus Spaces to Meet UDL Guidelines

Three Hybrid Campus Spaces to Meet UDL Guidelines

Hybrid learning has become the standard for learning in a post-covid world. Students learning remotely need to have the same engaging learning experience as their in-person classmates, and the right technology makes all the difference. David Kellermann, an engineering professor at the University of South Wales, saw an increase in student satisfaction from 75% to…

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Red Thread’s Hybrid Work Framework and Outcome

Our Boston WorkLife in Seaport underwent a recent Steelcase refresh to create a whole new look and feel with new furniture and technology applications based on findings from their 2021 Future of Work Global Report. Being in the business, our space not only reflects our own need for a hybrid work framework, but it doubles as…

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