Conference Room Designing Tips – Addressing Modern Needs

Conference Room Designing Tips – Addressing Modern Needs

Success hinges upon the core principles of effective communication and collaboration in the ever-evolving realm of contemporary business.  From video conferences to brainstorming sessions, the synergy of minds transforms concepts into action in the conference room, the heart of your workplace.  The well-planned and technologically equipped space shapes the vital gatherings’ outcomes and promotes overall […]

KNOCK, KNOCK WHO’S THERE?

KNOCK, KNOCK WHO’S THERE?

While the researchers are busy formulating vaccines for coronavirus, innovative technology, artificial intelligence, and automation advancement are still in progress.Revolutionary touchless systems are being introduced to create smart labs with hygienic and safe practices. But before this, we will discuss ways infection spread in labs and study centers. The article will also focus on how […]

LAB LIFE IN POST COVID-19 WORLD

LAB LIFE IN POST COVID-19 WORLD

The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the operation of various markets. The same is valid for lab designs that strive to integrate lab users with hazardous materials and adequate equipment. While this hasn’t changed due to the coronavirus, several new elements were introduced to protect employees from various infectious diseases. The transformation of lab designs is now […]

CHEERS TO 100 YEARS!

CHEERS TO 100 YEARS!

CHEERS TO 100 YEARS! What a year for MacBick to turn 100! People who are turning 100 this year probably thought they had seen it all through multiple wars, technological development, medical breakthroughs, the launch of the internet, and probably the strangest invention – social media. Never did we imagine the chaos of 2020. OVER […]

STAY COOL WITH MACBICK COOLING MASKS

STAY COOL WITH MACBICK COOLING MASKS

MACBICK PARTNERS WITH BRRR° TO CREATE NO WET, COOLING FACE MASKS Face masks continue to be required in most public places, including the workplace but come with a lot of complaints about breathability, heat, and moisture. Wearing them for a long period of time, like 8+ hours at work, is uncomfortable at best so MacBick […]

3 WAYS TO DRIVE SOCIALLY DISTANT PRODUCTIVITY IN THE LAB

3 WAYS TO DRIVE SOCIALLY DISTANT PRODUCTIVITY IN THE LAB

Lab work is socially distant by nature. It’s safe because of safety protocols built over decades as well as, in some cases, intense physical protection but it’s also inherently unsafe because of working with disease, chemicals, and generally, the unknown (hence, the protocols). Whether you believe that social distancing is necessary in the lab environment […]

BRRR° AND MACBICK PARTNER TO CREATE COOLING FACE MASKS

BRRR° AND MACBICK PARTNER TO CREATE COOLING FACE MASKS

As a woman-owned business, brrr° is excited to partner with another woman-owned and operated business to bring cooling face masks to their employees and customers. brrr° CEO Mary-Cathryn Kolb worked with Bevin Carter, the CEO of Atlanta- based laboratory design/build firm MacBick, to develop masks made with cooling fabric that will help protect the health and […]

HOW TO TRANSFORM YOUR LAB INTO AN AGILE WORKSPACE

HOW TO TRANSFORM YOUR LAB INTO AN AGILE WORKSPACE

How labs utilize space has a direct impact on their abilities to facilitate research and development activities. Each and every detail⁠—from how the space accommodates equipment to how easily teams can collaborate⁠—needs to be considered when evaluating whether a lab is prepared enough to be competitive now and in the future. With a greater push […]

DRIVING MOTIVATION AND ENGAGEMENT IN THE LAB

DRIVING MOTIVATION AND ENGAGEMENT IN THE LAB

Employee engagement is a hot topic among business leaders across all industries. And for good reason: high engagement translates into positive business results. Engaged employees work overtime, putting in discretionary effort to drive their company’s mission. But before employees can be engaged, they need to be motivated. It’s critical for leaders to understand the distinction […]

THE ART OF SPACE FOR HEALTH IN THE LAB

THE ART OF SPACE FOR HEALTH IN THE LAB

The modern office space has undergone massive changes in the last 20 years, from cubicle farms to open floor plans, to game rooms in order to promote wellness, engagement, and productivity. Many of these changes are backed by scientific studies so why is the lab lagging so much in these areas? The lab environment has […]