The latest news from and about MAYA

Designing Culture: Behavioral Strategy for the Workplace

Jul 18 2016

Give employees the space and tools they need to succeed and they will. MAYA Design’s Kristi Woolsey offers ways to change your environment to promote the kind of employee behavior that gets results.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Designing the Workplace of the Future

Mar 31 2016

Kristi Woolsey partnered with the principal architect who designed MAYA’s office to talk about how workplaces can encourage inclusion, inspire creativity, and drive success.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Strata + Hadoop World

Mar 17 2016

Organizations can create a culture that elicits behaviors from its employees, and see an increase in profitability. Kristi Woolsey offers techniques for designing culture to drive results.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Global Workspace Association

Oct 22 2015

Kristi Woolsey talks about how design influences behavior & fosters community. This session will explore the intersection of business strategy, organizational psychology, and facilities strategy.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Business of Software Conference

Sep 22 2015

Kristi Woolsey presents a Lightning Talk about why space matters when it comes to positively impacting organizational culture and business outcomes.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Why You Should Adopt Google's Approach to Office Layouts

Jun 17 2014

Forbes spoke with Kristi Woolsey about the anthropological research behind Google’s approach to designing office spaces.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Behavioral Norms Follow Function

May 15 2014

Kristi Woolsey spoke at Worktech New York to explain the benefits of using behavioral norms as a management tool.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Open Offices Enhance Collaboration, but Design Must Be Customized

Mar 31 2014

Open offices are all the rage. Kristi Woolsey told Bloomberg BNA that for it to work well, they need to be customized to the needs of each organization so people will want to work together.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead

Why the Best Offices Are Like Jails

Mar 28 2014

Kristi Woolsey spoke with The Wall Street Journal about making offices more like jails. The key is to tailor spaces to specific personalities and business objectives.

Kristi Woolsey
Product Lead