New research from the Instant Group reveals ‘severe’ impact on the flexible workspace market in Asia Pacific. However, despite major short-term challenges, the outlook for APAC remains positive with further growth predicted in 2021.
August 11, 2020
Despite the dramatic impact that COVID-19 has had on coworking spaces, a new report provides a positive outlook for the industry. Research from Cushman & Wakefield highlights the various member groups who are most likely to return to coworking, and what is drawing them to shared space.
August 10, 2020
Ucommune has backed out of its IPO plans, WeWork closes Miami Beach location, and IWG bets on the suburbs for growth.
August 8, 2020
The majority of organizations plan to transition to a more flexible work environment. This will usher in a new era of hiring and retaining talent, while at the same time offering multiple benefits for workers and more inclusive hiring opportunities – particularly for care-givers, working parents, and people with disabilities.
August 7, 2020
The way companies support work needs to evolve quickly, particularly now many people are working remotely on a full- or part-time basis. From ergonomic furniture to natural light, organizations must ensure that workers have access to the right tools and resources with safety and wellness in mind.
August 5, 2020
This week’s in the loop takes a look at the legal battles of WeWork, Bar Works, and Knotel.
August 1, 2020
Because the purpose of the office has shifted from the place to do work to the place to collaborate, create, and build relationships, organizations need to put human performance at the core of their real estate strategy.
July 31, 2020
New research suggests that as the pandemic stretches on, the lack of boundary between work and home life is leading to increased feelings of burnout, stress, and anxiety. These easy ideas for self-care can help you decompress, which can do wonders for your mental health.
July 29, 2020
The Executive Centre and CBRE’s Hana are expanding their footprint in China and London respectively.
July 25, 2020
As the world moves towards the next normal, the agile workplace is now more important than ever. Here we take a closer look at findings from HGA, which suggests how workplace design could be re-imagined to accommodate people’s new experiences, motivations, and behaviors.
July 24, 2020
The latest Mental Health Index spotlights the mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, which shows that women and young people in particular are experiencing poorer mental health during the current situation.
July 22, 2020
Research from JLL suggests that agile work strategies will increase in our post-pandemic world, reinvigorating demand for flexible space. Workplaces that can offer a spectrum of flexible office options are more likely to withstand the health crisis and thrive in the longer term.
July 21, 2020
JLL predicts that flexible workspace demand will grow following the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 18, 2020
Remote work is more synonymous with work from anywhere, which is giving rise to what some are now calling “nomadic work”. The idea behind nomadic work is that work becomes decentralized, which will have huge implications for companies, teams, and real estate strategies.
July 17, 2020
According to a new survey of US workers, half of respondents said remote work has had a negative impact on their emotional or mental health — including 13% who report a very negative impact. Some people have received no basic training on how to work remotely, which has led to stress and a lack of separation between work and home life.
July 15, 2020