Cool work spaces

Cool work spaces
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While fluorescent lighting and gray cubicles surrounded by dull beige walls are what many might imagine when they think of a typical office, not all companies subscribe to that floor plan.

As a way to highlight how to use and design office space in a whole new way that helps foster creativity for employees, career community Glassdoor is showing off some of the world's most unique and fascinating office spaces. The offices were selected from photos sent by employees around the globe.

The spaces include:

Epic

Epic
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Epic, headquartered in Verona, Wis., has designed an office hallway to look like the New York subway.

Google

Google
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Google keeps some fun in mind at one of their offices as employees can literally slide from one floor down to the next.

Microsoft

Microsoft
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Microsoft employees pull up a seat around this large touchscreen tablet table.

Infosys

Infosys
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Infosys brings games to one of their offices by adding in a bowling alley to its offices in India.

Box

 	Box
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Box, headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., has a playful take on seating arrangements as they added swings to their office.

Facebook

 	Facebook
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Facebook employees can take advantage of a video game room.

Groupon

Groupon
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Groupon breaks away from traditional office norms by adding color and modern design to their office.

Edelman

Edelman
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Edelman, a multinational public relations company headquartered in Chicago, Ill.,also adds bright colors and modern design elements.

Autodesk

Autodesk
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Autodesk employees collaborate in architecturally interesting spaces.

HUMAN Healthy Vending

HUMAN Healthy Vending
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HUMAN Healthy Vending adds comfy chairs that line it’s reception space.

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