Monday mornings can be a real drag. A little something to buck one up is the kind of office that a person works in. The premise of an organization says more about the organization than all other things put together. The biggest companies in the world always seem to be working on that principle when they construct really plush buildings where the employees can work to their maximum capacities and yet be comfortable. The ten best offices in the world follow.
1. Selgas Cano – Madrid
This company of architects’ claim to fame is their own office which is not only considered the best office in the world but has also been designed by the company itself. The office is almost amid a forest and the view from the work stations is breathtaking.
2. Google Office – Zurich
It is known the world over for the kind of their campuses. Every professional aspires to work for Google and be a part of their centres. The second best office in the world is also one of Google’s best campuses in Switzerland as well as the world. They have indoor sports like pool, ping pong and football and the best part is that no employee can be any further than a hundred metres away from a pantry or cafeteria.
3. Comvert – Italy
This Italian brand moved to their new premises with a lot of aplomb. They took a cinema hall and converted them into their office and put in an immense indoor skating bowl for good measure. They’ve designed and incorporated comfy nooks inside which are the highlight of the building.
5. Facebook – California
It is second to none when it comes to brilliant office spaces, at par with Google. Their wide open spaces and entertainment areas and movie halls make it an amazing place to work at. Their office boasts of a fully decked DJ booth also where the employees can hone their DJing skills. They’ve got a separate area for skating too.
6. D-Tac – Thailand
It is the second largest telecom operator in Thailand. Their new facility that they just moved into has won international accolades and has beedn praised throughout. The building boasts of a massive circular library amphitheatre, and an entire floor dedicated to fun, with indoor soccer, table tennis, running track, and concert and performance spaces. Their yoga sessions on the rooftop are quite famous too.
8. Youtube – California
Google really went over the top while setting up base for their acquisition Youtube. Big open floor plans and perks for employees dominate this office complex, as they can relax with a bit of indoor putting, free-roam Segway riding, eating, gaming, swimming, and gym activities, to name just a few.
9. Courus Quay – Canada
It is spread over a massive 500,000 square feet, and home to Corus Entertainment. Its one of the biggest offices on this top ten list (if not the biggest). Its a huge and a beautiful building with big TVs, bright and vibrant colours and their famous boardroom tables shaped like ice hockey rinks.
11. Lego – Denmark
The Lego office in Denmark is really an awesome place. The entire interiors of the building are just that – Lego! Its designed in a way that anyone can play with Lego, create and come up with something new, get their work done and have their fun too at work!
12. Google – London
Google’s London centre is again a building that’s certainly up there among the best of the best. It isn’t a big deal at all considering that the renowned designers PENSON have done the interiors.
14. White Mountain Office – Sweden
Situated 100 ft below Stockholm, this internet provider’s office looks more like Dr Evil’s underground lair! But we totally understand why working here would be brilliant! It’d be the ultimate space to perfect your evil laugh. Buhahahaha!