hot desk

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hot desk

1. noun A desk or workstation that is shared between employees in an office. I've never worked at a hot desk in a company before; while it was strange not having my own desk at first, with everything done on laptops you barely notice it after a while!
2. verb To share a desk or workstation with other employees in an office. I've never hot desked in a company before; while it was strange not having my own desk at first, with everything done on laptops you barely notice it after a while!
See also: desk, hot
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With up to 40 members of staff based at its head office, the refurbishment has created extra meeting rooms and hot desks to support efficient and agile working, allowing more of its 230 staff to work from the Newport headquarters, as well as clients.
13 Private offices, 54 dedicated desks, 16 hot desks seats, 1 conference room ( at least 10 people), 1 meeting room ( 5-6 people), 1 printing room, 1 men room, 1 women room ( handicapped included), 1 men handicapped room, virtual office service available, WI-FI, Open Kitchen.
Depending on the package, Servcorp coworking space offers clients access to hot desks or dedicated desks, boardroom and meeting rooms, secretarial support in addition to a wide range of other benefits.
Depending on the package, Servcorp co-working space offers clients access to hot desks or dedicated desks, boardroom and meeting rooms, secretarial support, in addition to a wide range of other benefits.
Willmott Dixon Interiors was the lead designer working alongside the DoH to create a contemporary environment that embraces modern, agile working methods with hot desks and standing desk areas.
Scheduled to open in February 2018, it will comprise co-working spaces, communal areas, workstations, hot desks, and a variety of other shared infrastructure.
It offers state-of-the-art open and private offices, hot desks, high speed internet, conference rooms, HR support, front desk services, admin support, legal services, and IT support to budding business leaders and artistes.
It started with using one of the hot desks for two or three months to get programming in order and they asked if they could use the space on a Saturday morning, and we said it was fine as long as it didn't conflict with anything else happening that day," Kruzei said.
Andy Street says he is now setting up hot desks offices in Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Coventry, which begs the question does that rule out occupying a building or having one built at taxpayers' expense?
The multi-purpose, open plan building houses an onsite lab, video conferencing, a large conference room ideal for community consultation and hot desks for EPA staff based elsewhere in the state.
US-based co-working space, WeWork, said that HSBC Holdings (LSE: HSBA) has rented more than 300 hot desks at WeWork Tower 535 on Jaffe Road in Hong Kong.
We have a lot of home workers and people using hot desks so we felt a personal headset was the way forward.
So in addition to the office space, meeting rooms and networking areas we offer, we now have a modern training room which can be booked out as and when needed, and hot desks for individuals who perhaps don't need an office but do require professional work space.
It provides the building blocks needed to create furnishing configurations such as work desks, hot desks, the team area or even a silent area.