Author Archives: Zack Sterkenberg

Zack Sterkenberg ambius.com

With a natural affinity towards storytelling and the written word, Zack has been writing and reading his days away since the third grade. Now working as a Marketing Assistant for Ambius, he participates in myriad marketing activities from writing product content to coordinating trade shows. In his spare time he can typically be found running or hiking the wooded hills and gravel trails of central Pennsylvania .

The New Natural Habitat: How Biophilia and WELL are Changing the Way We Work

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For hundreds of thousands of years, man roamed the grassy plains, the dense forests, and the rugged mountains of the world as nomadic peoples, steeped in the natural world and beholden to it for their own survival. They followed the great herds as they traversed some of the most breathtaking and serene landscapes of the [...]

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Spice Up the Holidays with these Classic Herbs and Spices

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If someone were to ask you what the holidays smelled or tasted like, what would you say? Would you say fir trees and gingerbread cookies? What about scented candles, honey ham, or perhaps peppermint? The correct answer is all of the above, and a whole lot more, because everybody has their own unique idea of [...]

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The Elements of an Amazing Holiday Design: Holiday Design Trends of 2016

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There is an art to Holiday design that extends beyond the traditional green, red, and white color palette and a string of warm white accent lights around a building’s entryway. There’s nothing wrong with this approach, in fact there is a timeless beauty to these features that is essential to the holiday tradition and will [...]

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The Long, Strange Tale of the Poinsettia in Christmas Lore

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There are certain plants that play important and often mysterious roles in holiday traditions and celebrations all over the world. From the Egyptians who decorated trees during the winter solstice to the Pagans and Druids who used Mistletoe in their winter rituals, stories of ritualized plant use span continents and history and have become infused into [...]

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The Healthy Building Revolution is Here: A Look into the ‘Drive Towards Healthier Buildings’ Report

A report sheds light on the market drivers causing large shifts within the construction industry leading to a renaissance in health-focused properties.

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