The concept of Activity Based Working is explored in this Bloomberg Business article which features GLG’s Clive Wilkinson designed global headquarters in New York City.
Businessweek had this to say about GLG’s workspace:
“Employees at 15-year-old GLG, which pairs up people from different fields for professional development, begin their day by walking into a sun-splashed atrium furnished with comfy chairs. A barista is on duty at a polished brass coffee bar from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Staff can choose to work wherever they like: the cafe, a traditional or standing desk, a semi-enclosed carrel, or a closed-door booth…”
Read more here.