Blog

Your Single Source for Workplace Information & Insights

Discover the info & insight your St. Louis workplace has been looking for to increase efficiency. Our site is filled with tips, tricks, comparisons & more!

Brett Baltz

Design Tips | Private Offices

By: Brett Baltz
October 6th, 2022

The movement toward more collaborative spaces is undeniable. Still, the need for private offices persists, especially in professions like legal, financial, and human resources that promote different types of privacy. But amid economic, cultural, and generational shifts, what people need from private offices is changing.  When designed well, private offices of any size can perform better for workers and their organizations. These spaces can increase employee engagement and productivity. They can also maximize office real estate, support workplace flexibility, cultivate privacy, and improve employee wellbeing. Here at Egyptian Workspace Partners, we know it's not easy to find privacy in an open office plan. With over 140 years of experience, we design private offices for your workspace, so your employees can concentrate, help fuel workplace innovation, and recharge without distraction. In this article, we'll take a look at ten applications that show how private offices can perform. You can use any of these applications in an existing floor plan or start fresh with these designs as your inspiration. By the end of this article, you'll have plenty of ideas for planning (and designing) the perfect private office.

Reviews | Private Offices

By: Brett Baltz
October 4th, 2022

When you think of a private office, what immediately comes to mind? Do you picture a huge desk with a high-back chair? If this is what you imagine, you're certainly not alone. While many private offices have remained unchanged for decades, the rest of the workplace has changed dramatically.

Reviews | Private Offices

By: Brett Baltz
September 14th, 2022

What are you looking for in a private office? Do you only care about durability? Are you interested in aesthetic appeal? Or maybe you want both? Private offices can be pricey, but you can easily get the best of both worlds without breaking the bank. It's all about finding the right product.  Durable and cost-effective, Steelcase Currency goes a long way. This broad portfolio of laminate desking and storage works hard and looks great in settings of all types, from private offices to an open floor plan. With Currency, you can easily express your brand, maximize real estate, and so much more. 

Private Offices

By: Brett Baltz
September 8th, 2022

If you're in the process of planning your new private office, you're probably making a lot of decisions. One of these decisions is whether you should choose high-pressure laminate (HPL) or low-pressure laminate (LPL) for your private office furniture.

Office Furniture | Private Offices

By: Brett Baltz
September 1st, 2022

Planning your new private office is a very important decision. Not to mention, it is also a significant investment. Many business owners go into the process with no idea of how much a private office costs (or how these costs are calculated), which can be incredibly overwhelming for you.

Design Build Workspaces

By: Brett Baltz
August 25th, 2022

  When you're building a new workspace, you want an office space where people love to work. In order to do this, you want to make the right decisions when it comes to business products, furniture, and technology. Unfortunately, these can be challenging decisions to make.  In this video, Brett Baltz, our President and Director of Interiors, explains the top six things to know when you build your next workspace. That way, you'll be one step closer to building a great place to work.