Re-thinking Planning: The Game Has Changed

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Not since Henry Ford pulled workers from the fields to the factories have we seen such a comprehensive change in the workplace as we are now experiencing. The most obvious changes are in how, when and where we work. To facilitate this change, strategists and designers have developed innovative workplace solutions that can respond, and even encourage, these new ways of working. READ MORE

How did I get here?

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You may ask yourself, “…well, how did I get here?”  (Talking Heads reference)

And that is precisely what we should ask to solve for the future!

Many times when our clients’ facilities are bursting at the seams, they engage our skills as Facility Planners to determine how to gain more space. Just short of actual brain surgery, we pry into their psyche to understand their vision for their future and how they want to actually live in their space. We simultaneously slice and dice their headcount forecasts, apply fancy multipliers and add-on factors and assess their current space utilization and efficiency (or lack thereof). READ MORE