At BLDD, our changing workplace also includes fewer square feet of permanent office space and the opportunity to telecommute. We're still together in the office some days, and working remotely other days.
How can creative, professional service firms set up a work environment that’s not just a place to shelter employees, but one that’s a strategic tool for productivity, collaboration, and growth? BLDD Architects is answering this question by reimagining where and how they do their best work. According to President Steve Oliver, both team collaboration and... Continue Reading →
On July 6th, we attended the BLDD mid-year meeting at the Eastview Christian Church, in Normal, IL where all five offices congregated at a single location. We wanted to share our thoughts of the experience and how we, as interns, learned a thing or two from that trip. The mid-year meeting was a fun-filled day... Continue Reading →
Early this spring, Richland Community College presented us with several challenges: the College was looking to reinvent their educational environments and add momentum to a fundraising campaign for a proposed business school. Similar to many Community Colleges in Illinois, Richland is also battling reduced state funding and decreasing enrollments. A successful solution to the challenges will include developing educational environments that allows... Continue Reading →
We’re back at it again with another blog straight from the BLDD Interns! While we all are interning in different offices across Illinois and Iowa, we have one thing in common; we are all women in a male-dominated field. We have decided to unleash our inner girl power and make this blog all about our... Continue Reading →
For most of us, it’s tough to understand what new space will feel like from looking at lines on paper. This is especially true if you are thinking about doing something that hasn’t been done before. If you are a public school district, you want to get it right the first time; you don’t have... Continue Reading →