Wonderful take away from Bull Realty’s The Commercial Real Estate Show!
The workplace is compelling and dynamic these days and you must have the latest equipment and systems to be productive. Capturing and retaining talent is extremely important to businesses in today’s market. In order to that, they must keep up with the trends. Technology and space planning being at the top of the list.
The first part of the journey is to get to know the business that you are working with. Every business has different cultures, goals, needs, and wishes. A client’s space defines their identity right when you walk in the door. It not only defines your image, but plays a critical role in recruiting and retention of employees and customers. So you want to get it right the first time.
With the combination of space planning and technology, different personalities and work environment preferences can be satisfied resulting in increased comfort and optimal productivity.
Technology allows employees to work anywhere anytime literally. Space variations allow them to collaborate, concentrate, or communicate. Common areas promote collaboration and communication among employees. Focus rooms, on the other hand, provide employees with a private area to concentrate or make a phone call. These smaller rooms reduce stress while increasing overall mental health. The use of flexible furniture and seating provides other variations of workplace interactions.