Tag Archives: future of work
During the first two quarters of 2019, PropTech companies raised $14 billion, a 309% increase from the first two quarters of 2018. Here we take a closer look at 13 PropTech deals from August alone, which demonstrates the increasing strength and diversity of the sector.
August 23, 2019
HR expert, Paula Fisher, argues that a “one size fits all” approach to legislation won’t work; flexible working options needs to be measured and balanced with the potential impact on business in mind.
August 22, 2019
According to a new report from the IMA, around one third of employee investment is going to waste due to disengagement, which is linked to poor company culture and lack of workplace flexibility. Here’s how to improve employee engagement and retention based on the latest research.
August 16, 2019
Digital transformation is one of the biggest challenges organizations face today, yet many are turning a blind eye. The problem is that it requires investment. But it’s worth the effort, as digitization can help organizations improve talent attraction and retention, increase productivity, and reduce costs.
August 14, 2019
The Workplace Wellness Study by Future Workplace and View found that air quality and natural light greatly impact workplace wellness.
August 13, 2019
A new report focuses on the adoption of digital technologies in Sub-Saharan Africa and how it could lead to greater growth and innovation across all sectors.
August 9, 2019
PropTech is the term used to describe technology that is being developed for the property industry. It is improving real estate products, services, and business models and changing the way people and companies build and interact with the built environment. This guide digs into the world of PropTech and includes current examples of how it is being applied to the real estate industry.
August 2, 2019
As the world becomes increasingly dependent on technology for efficiency and success, a report by IDC shows an estimated two-thirds of global cities will be investing in smart city technology by up to $135 billion by 2021.
July 22, 2019
A recent whitepaper, ‘AI for the Built World’, claims that PropTech has reached an exciting time of acceleration. From build-out and design to sales and operations, here are 4 ways AI can have a positive impact on the built environment.
July 12, 2019
In a panel hosted by JLL, specialists discussed how to maximize CRE technologies by becoming ‘digitally fit’. Not only does technology help companies differentiate from the competition, it also helps increase profitability and create positive, seamless workplace experiences.
July 5, 2019
Most ‘smart’ buildings lag behind our expectations because they fail to combine many disparate technologies into one seamless experience. Instead, we still rely on unintegrated systems, interfaces and gadgets. Allwork.Space’s Gemma Church takes a closer look at supposedly smart buildings to find out how intelligent they really are.
June 28, 2019
Af Malhotra, co-founder of GrowthEnabler, explains how effective use of data can help organizations innovate and disrupt established industries.
June 26, 2019
Machines are replacing some human jobs, so it’s important that humans work on their “human skills” in order to remain competitive. Human soft skills include training or ‘learnability’ to adapt to new demands, cognitive flexibility, creativity, and complex problem-solving.
June 21, 2019