A trend that first emerged in the 1990s, hot desks have since taken on the workspace world by storm. Hot desking isn’t just for workers who enjoy spontaneity and a change of scenery once in a while. They’re affordable, flexible, and efficient—and they can completely...

Picture the glistening cocktail glasses and massive floor-to-ceiling windows at SKAI Bar, a luxury bar on the 70th floor of an acclaimed 5-star hotel in Singapore. The space is packed, but not a single drink is being poured. There’s no server in sight. It’s 11...