Hot Desking


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Hot Desking

The practice in which employees in an office are assigned to an area with several desks, but no one desk belongs to any one person. That is, employees can choose the desk they use each day within the designated area. Hot desking is an alternative to assigning each employee a cubicle.
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Hot Desking provides one-number access for employees wherever they are, it integrates with Nortel Mobile Cost Optimizer by redirecting calls initiated from a smartphone to any desk phone.
Hoteling - The upscale version of Hot Desking. Office facilities can be booked in advance with a "concierge."
Launched by the owners of Northern Quarter restaurant Evelyn's and situated in the basement beneath it, the stylish space will cater to freelance creatives during the day with hot desking stations, free wifi, and hot drinks included in the price.
"These results support previous research into the unpopularity of open plan offices and hot desking.
"We're using Faraday Wharf as a hot desking space but it is very much our long-term aim to have our own studio."
So-called 'hot desking' or sharing desks would also reduce overheads.
According to the company, Actimax won the contract to re-equip HRP with an integrated Alcatel OmniPCX Enterprise telecomms solution that offers: an advanced telephone system; easy communication between sites, including audio and video conferencing and document sharing; the ability to log on from anywhere on the network; hot desking; reduced call charges; as well as 24/7 maintenance and technical support.
These are the same people who dreamed up 'hot desking', that method of constantly shifting us from desk-to-desk to make us all feel so insecure in our jobs we'll do hours of overtime for free.
Looking at reducing office space, including more flexible working such as remote working and hot desking;
The 500 range is ideal for hot desking. An electronic memory is available with electrically adjustable tables so that four people can each store four of their different height preferences.
FSC's two-storey complex provides open-plan office accommodation for their in-house staff, hot desking facilities for visiting clients and FSC's field staff, and a fully equipped kitchen for food product development and sampling.