Author Archives: Mike Sullivan

Do You Really Need a Jetsons-Style Business Center?

What distinguishes today’s modern office? Michael Black, an agent at Century 21, cites three factors: location, design and technology. How does your business center stack up?

August 30, 2013

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What Do Businesses Need in Office Space? Ask One of Boston’s Largest Employers

If you’re looking for clues on how to create the office of the future, take some hints from PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston.

August 16, 2013

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Tenant retention is on the rise

Why Tenant Retention is On the Rise

Research suggests that tenant retention is on the rise. Have you had an upsurge in tenant renewals at your business center?

July 30, 2013

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Greater flexibility at work offers greater productivity gains

New Report on Flex Work Reveals Surprising Results

A new report, the Flex Factor, claims that the UK could drive £1.4 billion in cost savings and productivity gains per year through flexible working.

July 17, 2013

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Business Center Collaborative Technology: A Lesson from Kindergarten

Believe it or not, there are valuable collaboration lessons that flexible workspace operators can learn from looking back to the kindergarten days.

July 15, 2013

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Is Your Business Center Ready to Compete With Alternative Workspaces in Hotels?

Hotels are muscling into the flexible workspace sector. We take a closer look at one hotel in Bali to find out how it’s attracting mobile workers.

July 8, 2013

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Three Ways to Make Your Business Center Environment More Productive

In Canada, over 70% of workers think that Canadian employees are more productive today than they were five years ago.

July 1, 2013

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More Proof Office Space Design Impacts Productivity, Focus and Collaboration

A new study by Gensler suggests that only 24% of U.S. workers are in optimal workplace environments, meaning that many are operating far from their productivity best.

June 28, 2013

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Office of the future

5 Office of the Future Predictions and Impacts

5 key trends on what business centers and virtual office operators should expect in the next 10-15 years.

June 26, 2013

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Internet access

Attracting Mobile Workers With Strong Wi-Fi Connectivity

Motorola knows a thing or two about wireless connectivity. The telecoms giant provides some top tips on networking and reliable Wi-Fi connectivity.

June 21, 2013

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Wi-Fi Could Represent New Business Center Revenue Stream

Mobile workers rely on fast Wi-Fi in order to stay productive. How does your business center shape up to the demands of today’s mobile workforce?

June 20, 2013

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Meet Your Next Major Business Center Competitor

Business center operators, watch out: there’s a new type of competitor in some towns, and they’re offering something very few centers can…

June 18, 2013

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Destination of choice

Making Your Business Center a Destination of Choice

Open workplaces are gaining favor among corporations, yet, only if they are bright, well-designed spaces. Is your business center a destination of choice?

June 12, 2013

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Report: Shared Office Communities Drive Productivity

Shared communities drive productivity. Maybe it’s time to introduce shared workspace into your business center?

June 5, 2013

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Are CEOs Having the Wrong Workplace Debate?

“The real workplace debate is all about driving culture as a key driver of business performance” – and today’s business centers are in a prime position to help drive that change.

June 4, 2013

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