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Standing desks and breakout rooms, do they improve productivity?

The benefits, Standing Desks. What are standing desks and break out rooms? The benefits, break out rooms. What we are doing at Hurstwood to improve productivity and workplace well-being. ‘Sitting too much can Kill you’ seriously its true.

Flexible office space | Biggest shift in the property industry?

Why do some companies prefer flexible office spaces? The Growth in flexible working spaces WeWork Is this shift a good thing?     FACT: The gig economy is defined as a labour market characterised by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work as opposed to permanent jobs.

Co-Working Space – What To Look For

Trends come and go, but one trend that is staying around and is set to get even bigger is that of ‘co-working spaces’. These communal spaces are perfect for freelancers, remote workers or start-ups who aren’t ready to sign a lease yet. 

Get To Know: Meltham

We know how important it is to get the right location for your business or your home because location is always at the forefront of our mind. Our weekly ‘Get To Know’ series will take you on a virtual tour around some of our favourite places in the north and hopefully help you find the […]

How To Make An Office Perfect For Creativity

You probably spend more time in your office, at your desk and in front of your computer than you do at home. Whatever job you do, your office can sometimes feel like your second home. And like our homes, we all want our offices to be a place where we feel calm, productive and creative. If […]

A moving checklist

There’s no doubt about it, moving house is stressful. With all the things you have to do it’s easy for things to get forgotten. So here’s our checklist to help your big move just that bit easier.       To keep up-to-date with our recent news and updates, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Kellogg’s To Relocate

Kellogg’s UK and Ireland, the multinational food manufacturing company, is set to make a big move. After spending almost three decades on Talbot Road, employees from the head office will join the likes of ITV and the University of Salford in the Orange Tower at MediaCityUK. Managing director of Kellogg’s UK and Ireland, Dave Lawlor, […]

Barratt Manchester raises over £17,000 for Francis House

Crystal Hurstwood tenant Barratt Manchester hosted a golf day at Mere Gold and Country Club, to raise money for their chosen charity Francis House. Francis House provides care for children and young people who have life threatening illnesses, as well as short term respite provision for family members and carers. Crystal Hurstwood Chairman, Stephen Ashworth […]