Simone Fenton-Jarvis:
How to transform your workplace culture

This week on the SpaceCraft podcast, Dan Moscrop explores workplace culture and innovative office design strategies with Simone Fenton-Jarvis, Workplace Consultancy Development Director at Ricoh.

A key focus is Simone's experience at Twinkle maintaining company culture during rapid growth through dedicated cultural leadership, stringent onboarding, and addressing behaviors deviating from their desired workplace branding. She highlights aligning the office environment, technology and processes with target cultural principles.

Simone shares her self-learning approach reading organizational behavior books and pursuing an MBA, emphasizing continuous learning's value in adapting to evolving work styles and transformative workspace design needs.

The discussion shifts to Simone's current Ricoh role bringing client-side expertise to understand and solve challenges. They explore global workplace trends like IoT technology's impact requiring seamless, smart branded office environments.

Other topics include the importance of employee engagement and feedback loops, Twinkle's dog-friendly policy, and Simone's pioneering Chief Workplace Officer role synchronizing innovative workplace strategies with organizational visions.

Overall, insights are provided into fostering company culture, workplace consultancy's role in transformative space design, and addressing future trends through human-centric workspace branding and visionary leadership.