It’s been no secret the Google has been building a new headquarters building to keep up to speed with their thinking and their beliefs….let’s have fun and improve search. Recently, they started to really begin to up the ante by hiring a designer for their new office which, in my opinoin, rivals some of the houses you see on MTV Cribs. This office building is more of a children’s playpen that you see in the malls rather than really an office building…but what can I say as I stare at the bare walls of my cube…if I hitch my head a tad, I can kind of see the sunlight coming through. That’s not the point, the point is the this company never ceases to amaze me. Not only do they just have some pretty freaking awesome products, but now they can do it in style. If you want to see some pictures of it, here they are:
That’s right…they have a meeting room with Grass on the outsides….this is called their brainstorming room where they get most of their “work” done. As you may know, Google goes by the philosophy of working 70% of the time on Google related work and they spend 30% of their time on innovation. This new facility strives to say that over anything else:
As much as I would love to have something like that as a cube…I guess the issue of privacy never comes into play….for the time being, I’ll stick to my closed quarter and lovely half cube because at least I can have that space to myself.