Familiarity and comfort are words we often naturally gravitate towards. The comfort of our homes and the familiarity of friends are usually the antithesis of stress and discomfort and can ease our troubled minds. In business, however, refusing to change because of existing familiarity or
Regardless of the size or industry, managing a facility comes with many challenges. With the business landscape moving at an exponentially faster pace, these challenges will only continue to evolve for the future. Everything from building hardware and software systems to employee management techniques are
Have you ever been out to a restaurant or bar and, before asking for refills or items such as condiments or extra silverware, the server brought them to you? It’s as if they were predicting your needs and acting, accordingly. Most of us would reward
It’s widely understood that business systems, planning efforts, even employees themselves, have changed quite a bit since the turn of the century. Consider that less than 5% of the world’s population was using the internet in December 1999. Compare that number to greater than 55%
Strategic facilities planning provides your organization a blueprint for the future, coupled with real-time adjustable metrics, allowing you to plan forward with fidelity.
Consider the following scenario: you are a workplace strategist, tasked with reorganizing a global corporation’s campus. Employees are spread out across multiple buildings, with very little thought or organization. The project entails identifying appropriate adjacencies, in addition to adding space for approximately 300 new employees;