Workplace Strategy for Mobile Work Styles

Workplace strategists are asked to help solve complex and urgent issues for commercial real estate and the modern workforce.

“Is our workplace supporting the way people work now?” “Our workspace is out of date!” “How much space should we project for our next lease?” “We’re out of space for our growing headcount.” “We have a corporate mandate to reduce operations costs.”

To oversimplify workplace strategy, three approaches can increase utilization and effectiveness: 1) Shift underutilized spaces to different uses, 2) reduce the size of meeting spaces used by too few people, and 3) shift assigned desks to shared desks.

Wait! Did that third strategy just take people’s desks away? More