The Collaborative Workforce (Webinar Presentation)

May 6th, 2016|

Download the smart workplace council webinar presentation on Collaboration, CRE, and Creating Value.

White Paper: Analytics Enables Data Driven Decisions for Collaborative Environments

May 6th, 2016|

Collaboration is a leading source of employee engagement, innovation, and productivity, which in turn are key drivers of business value. Work styles are increasingly becoming more collaborative. This shift requires appropriate spaces, services, and technology so that organizations may better accomplish their business goals. Historically, it has been a challenge to deliver these spaces […]

Workplace Analytics: Preserving Employee Trust while Creating Enterprise Value

August 17th, 2015|

The series of two webinars featured best practices for collecting and reporting on anonymous data related to space utilization and optimization including: see more below.

Best Practices in Leveraging Existing Data for Workplace Optimization

November 25th, 2014|

Recognizing the growing interest in available data sources for space utilization analytics, the Smart Workplace Council hosted its quarterly webinar on November 20th, 2014 with a discussion on the topic, “Leveraging Existing Data for Workplace Optimization.”

Webinar: Leveraging Existing Data for Workplace Optimization

November 20th, 2014|

Companies have tried every technique they can imagine to analyze office space utilization starting with bed checks and hiring consultants for a ‘study.’ The results have often been far from satisfactory and thus, companies are ready to try something new such as a costly installation of sensors or obtrusive RFID tags. Before doing so, real […]

SWC Q1 Meeting: Data-driven Approaches to Reducing Space Underutilization

October 4th, 2014|

The Smart Workplace Council focused its Q1 meeting on the importance of adopting a data-driven approach to reducing space underutilization. Over 35 senior executives from leading companies, including Allsteel, American Express, BCG, Credit Suisse, IBM, Loyalty, Mastercard, Marsh McClennan, Nokia, Principal Insurance, P&G, Progress Software, Wells Fargo, Whirlpool, among others, attended the meeting. Featured […]

The Smart Workplace Council

October 4th, 2014|

The Smart Workplace Council is a peer network of senior real estate executives who convene to share best practices in office space optimization and high performance workplace implementation. It’s mission is to promote the use of analytics to support real estate strategy development and implementation. Members meet quarterly in-person and virtually.

AWS Case Study

October 4th, 2014|

Although many companies have explored alternative workplace strategies (AWS), most have failed to develop portfolio-wide programs because of a lack of buy-in from real estate, HR and IT executives – and in some cases, employees. Failure is also because of the inability to quantify the major benefits of AWS: employee productivity, innovation, retention and […]