Bringing on back the good times !

  

Do you want to know how life was in ''Shell Center'' in 1963?

Click on the following link : Uk Shell Office in 1963 

8:57 minutes that might trigger:

A bit of thinking: in the very short span of forty-nine years - so many things have changed:

On technology - we have welcomed fast and sleek looking computers and we said goodbye to green phones and typewriters.

On office planning - we have welcomed open spaces and open plans, but kept the focus on health and safety.

On corporate culture - we have made progress on the diversity agenda. Today, you would account for a good percentage of males in the open space area and some women in the corner office.

On the power of corporations - how many companies could currently enforce direct access to public transportation for their very own employees? New times, new masters!

A bit of a laugh! What changes fifty years can bring to fashion, comfortable clothing, trousers or power suits for women.  A shame though, we also lost the cute little hats!

And… maybe…for some of you, Ex-Shell Center dwellers- and clearly for me! - it will trigger a bit of nostalgia… I used to sit on this very 14th floor not so long ago !

Have a click, have a look and happy Friday!

  


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