$ 219,000 Kean University multimedia conference table draws criticism

kean-university-conference-table.jpg Kean University has so far paid $ 219,000 for this 22-foot conference table. (Kean University) The head of the State Assembly’s higher education committee today criticized Kean University for spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on a bespoke conference table with electronic equipment from a company in China, calling the purchase exorbitant and an emblem of misplaced priorities. Central …

For more productive meetings, throw away your conference table

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. If your meetings are long, awkward, and unproductive, you’re not alone in your misery. A study of 2,000 managers reported in Industry week revealed that at least 30 percent of the time people spend in meetings is a waste of time. Related: 7 Secrets To The Most Productive Meetings You know how …

Nadal collapse: Rafael slips under the press conference table in agony

Drama as tennis star Rafael Nadal collapses in pain at televised press conference Andy Murray set to face Spaniard in US Open semi-finals By Mike Dickson For The Daily Mail and Hugo Gye Update: 4:46 p.m. EDT, September 5, 2011 His opponents will testify to his seemingly superhuman level of fitness, but Rafael Nadal showed his body to be fallible …

Thonet S 8000 conference table system

Strong design and great functionality: The famous architect Hadi Teherani brought his rich experience to the design of the S 8000 conference table system for Thonet. The top rests on a single central stainless steel support and seems to float in space like a sculpture. This elegant support, which continues like a ribbon along the surface of the tabletop, is …