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B.O.S.S. Retirement Solutions

Opening A Permanent Office      B.O.S.S. (Build the Optimal System of Security) Retirement Solutions is a Utah-based company that expanded into Idaho in October 2021.

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Looking For Leg Room

Outgrowing your house is painful. There comes a point when the space you once thought you could never fill becomes cramped and uncomfortable. Many families

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The New Hybrid Neighborhood

A workplace worth the commute Despite employers’ best efforts to entice everyone back to the office, people are dragging their feet. Their reluctance isn’t about

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M3 Companies

From Phoenix To The Treasure Valley The Treasure Valley housing market is growing like crazy, and land master-planned community developer M3 Companies is doing its

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Sustainable Design

Sustainability is one of Lombard Conrad Architect’s (LCA) five tenants. How they achieve sustainability comes in a few different forms that fall into three categories.

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Community, Mind, & Comfort

TreanorHL has many offices scattered throughout the United States, but their dedication to sustainable practices unites them all. Whether in their own buildings, or their

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Idaho Fish & Game

Positively Impacting Humans & Animals How do you turn a city dump into a place that positively impacts the lives of millions of people and

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Trusted + Proven Network

Together, Steelcase and our industry leading global dealer partners deliver expertise, ease and experience. Our commitment goes beyond a transaction. We’re here to create a

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Boise Hunter Homes

BHH: Building Fantastic Communities Boise Hunter Homes is dedicated to building quality homes in fantastic communities, and its new office in Eagle is helping them

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Coming Home

Nova Ltd’s New Boise Office “When I first joined Nova, I asked, ‘Where do we meet?’ They responded, ‘At our office, Café Capri, and they

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Going Above & Beyond

Anyone driving by the Scentsy Headquarters in Meridian, Idaho, knows how impressive and beautiful the campus is. They may not realize the work and planning

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A Force For Good

Cascadia Healthcare in Eagle, ID makes a difference. Nate Hosac is one of four friends who started Cascadia Healthcare, a skilled nursingcompany caring for those

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Working Through Change

WaFd Bank’s Approach To Change Washington Federal Bank has 10 regional buildings and 250 branches throughout the western states. At any given time, there can

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Rebellion to Renaissance

Lombard/Conrad Creates An Inspiring New Office One fateful day in 1972, architects Joe Conrad and Ernie Lombard were fired. Why? Because their employer found their

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Stodgy To Stunning

In 1998, the three principals of Buffington Mohr McNeal (BMM) opened their doors with a promise to be their client’s advocate. McNeal says, “We help

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Vertical Construction

Founder and President of VERTICAL Construction Todd Weltner did not expect to become an entrepreneur. However, after working in the industry for a few years,

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Back In The Office

OEC talked with Architects and Designers about their experiences returning to the office. What do you like about being back in the office? The collaboration.

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Casino Night

Message From The President I’m constantly reminded why space matters. A few weeks ago OEC hosted a Casino night at our downtown Boise office where

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Reviving The Trades

“Passion for your work will follow your working hard at something and achieving mastery in it.” – Mike Rowe For years, students preparing to graduate

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Learn Better

It’s time for a fundamentally better learning experience Even before the pandemic, education was undergoing a transformation that will go on long after the virus

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Seeing The Unseen

And other amazing talents of modern day architects In an era of HGTV and DIY projects where anyone can design an impressive space, we interviewed

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Smith System Guides

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, Congress passed stimulus legislation to help the economy (CARES Act). INcluded in this Stimulus funding

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PETIQ Sneak Peak

PETIQ is building its new headquarters in Eagle, Idaho. The building will finish in June of this year. Thanks to Matt Huffield and Ian Hoffman

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Job Postings

Office Environment Company (OEC) is a leading contract furniture and specialty contracting company based in Boise, ID for the past 30 years. We are looking

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Work Better

Work Better

It’s time for an experience that’s fundamentally better The pandemic has reshaped many aspects of our lives, including where and how people want to work.

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A Look Inside ICCU

The new ICCU Member Service Center West is a beautiful, 5-story building prominently set within the Eagle Landing Development. With full glass walls, the building enjoys panoramic

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Poised For Growth Again

When ICCU began serving its community in Boise, Idaho, as a small, state-chartered credit union, it had only 22 members and $300 in assets. Since

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Introducing SPACES

OEC’s New Publication Featuring Original Content We are excited to announce the release of SPACES, a new publication by OEC. SPACES is a collection of

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A Little Fun at Work

Each month we have an all-employee meeting where we do various activities. One of the traditions we have is to play some sort of silly game.

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IDI Fiesta & CEU

Attention IDI Members! You are invited to attend the official IDI event for October 2019 at OEC for an awesome CEU and a luncheon Fiesta!

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I am a Spartan

Many of our employees participated in the Boise, Idaho Spartan Sprint this last Saturday. The Spartan Sprint is a 5K race with 20 events the participant must complete along the way. Some events include the atlas ball carry, the spear throw, the rope climb and a

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Planting Willows Service Project

Thanks to all the OEC employees who showed up for our company service project. Our team volunteered for the foothills habitat restoration project. Work involved digging, raking, shoveling, pullling, and hiking! Planting willows is a physically rigorous activity so

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Introducing Steelcase Flex

Last week I was visiting Steelcase headquarters and was given a sneak peak at the brand new Flex collection. The idea behind Flex is to enable teams to reconfigure their working spaces “on the fly” by themselves. Everything, including the height-adjustable desks,

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