Especially where work is understood as part of self-realization ofﬁces must ﬁt in with the lives of their users. More and more people in urban areas value a proper work-life balance and reﬂect on what really matters. At the same time, they are aware of their ecological footprint. Fairness, organic products, vegan food and climate neutrality are highly treasured. Workplaces are to enhance this lifestyle with natural materials and organic shapes. Bright colours provide inspiration and a warm atmospheric ambience. Wood and soft surfaces combine functionality with deceleration and turn the ofﬁce into the second home.