WORKPLACE PRODUCTIVITY
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July 27, 2017 | 2 min read

Hire power: How an office helps win the war for talent

With four generations now in the workplace, there has never been more focus on a… Read more

By: Michael Jordan

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July 20, 2017 | 3 min read

The workplace is talking, are you listening?

For a long time, the workplace never had a voice. Now, organizations can collect and leverage… Read more

By: Ram Srinivasan

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June 22, 2017 | 3 min read

How to design an office that helps people stay focused

We’re living in the attention economy where focus is our most precious commodity. Like most… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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June 09, 2017 | 3 min read

4 things employees want from an office

What will work—and the workplace—look like in 2, 5, 10 or even 20 years?

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By: Lillian Veley

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May 31, 2017 | 5 min read

A 6-point action plan to prepare your workplace for the future

Technology is at work in almost every aspect of the office. How we work has… Read more

By: JLL Staff Reporter

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May 10, 2017 | 5 min read

Working remote vs. in office: Why we need more balance and less debate

The benefits of remote work are far-reaching and pretty profound. Studies show remote workers (who… Read more

By: Phil Kirschner

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March 30, 2017 | 3 min read

What space utilization strategy is right for you?

Deciding on the right utilization monitoring strategy could be what helps your workplace (and your… Read more

By: Phil Kirschner

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March 23, 2017 | 10 min read

Office checkup: 9 ways to make your space healthier

What is a healthy workplace, exactly? The answer should be clear by now. Piles of… Read more

By: Bob Best

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March 02, 2017 | 3 min read

Employee needs are changing. Here's how to design for them.

What will work—and the workplace—look like in 2, 5, 10 or even 20 years?

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By: Lillian Veley

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February 22, 2017 | 5 min read

Why you should demand fresh air in your office

It's Tuesday afternoon in the office and you're feeling sluggish—again. Who do you blame? The… Read more

By: Bob Best

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February 08, 2017 | 3 min read

Your conference room is crushing collaboration (and not in a good way)

“Let’s grab a room.”

And so begins the hunt for an open meeting space… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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February 01, 2017 | 3 min read

What's next for the workplace?

The future is here, or it will be soon. It’s time to seriously think about… Read more

By: Laurel Miltner

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January 05, 2017 | 2 min read

7 workplace resolutions for 2017

2016 saw more companies look to their physical office as a strategic way to engage… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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December 14, 2016 | 2 min read

Find peace and quiet at work – yes, it exists


Privacy and quiet space are crucial for workplace wellbeing yet surprisingly hard to find in… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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November 30, 2016 | 3 min read

Where on earth is that meeting room?

We’ve all been there. A colleague asks you to join a meeting last minute, you… Read more

By: Michael Cronin

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November 03, 2016 | 3 min read

The secret to an agile workplace

Last month, workplace professionals from across the globe gathered at the Agile Workplace Conference in Washington… Read more

By: Kim Vanderland

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October 19, 2016 | 5 min read

What comes first, office design or technology implementation?

We’ve all had that awkward moment when you’re giving a presentation and anything that can… Read more

By: Ed Nolan

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July 29, 2016 | 2 min read

It’s official: A great workplace drives creativity and innovation.

Do creative companies build cool offices, or do cool offices boost creativity?

Though the… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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June 22, 2016 | 3 min read

How a green office can boost employee productivity

Until recently, “greening” the office and creating one where employees are inspired to do their… Read more

By: Bob Best

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May 26, 2016 | 2 min read

How to avoid common technology troubles that sap productivity

There are plenty of hurdles to workplace productivity. Technology shouldn’t be one of them. As… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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May 24, 2016 | 3 min read

Caring for all 5 senses in the workplace

Greening an organization can produce numerous savings, from leaner utility bills to less money feeding… Read more

By: Bob Best

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April 21, 2016 | 1 min read

How to start the workplace productivity conversation

You’ve no doubt seen and heard about the wonders of a renewed workplace and the… Read more

By: Bernice Boucher

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April 07, 2016 | 3 min read

Six workplace trends worth stealing from tech

The workplace is changing, and unless you’ve been living under a rock (or just working… Read more

By: Lillian Veley

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March 29, 2016 | 2 min read

Five principles for maximizing workplace productivity

For today’s workers, productivity is not about presence – that is, sitting at a desk… Read more

By: Bernice Boucher

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March 23, 2016 | 10 min read

Five questions to ask while planning your workplace

 

It’s time to focus your workplace productivity strategy where it matters most.

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By: Bernice Boucher

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March 15, 2016 | 5 min read

Warning against workplace fads

How often do you hear a company talk about its physical office as one of… Read more

By: JLL Staff Reporter

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March 14, 2016 | 1 min read

Creating a workplace fit for the future

Has it ever occurred to you how we tend not to notice when things are… Read more

By: Bernice Boucher

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March 10, 2016 | 3 min read

So you’re sold on the idea of future-proofing… now what?

You’re sold on the idea of future-proofing – who doesn’t want to set their company… Read more

By: Bernice Boucher

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February 28, 2016 | 1 min read

Five steps to future-proofing your workplace

Although you can’t predict the future, you can prepare your workplace for it by future-proofing… Read more

By: Bernice Boucher

Ed Nolan

Ed Nolan

Senior Vice President, Workplace Strategy
Workplace Guru
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REPORT: THE REAL WORKPLACE TRENDS WORTH STEALING FROM TECH

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