Eco-Friendly Building Materials for 2020

What are the most popular, eco-friendly building materials for both commercial and residential construction in 2020?Read more


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India’s Office Market Boom – A Sustainable Trend?

Indian office markets are currently seeing the healthiest growth rates in the APAC region, according to the Knight Frank Asia-Pacific Prime Office rental index. Bengaluru, the strongest performing market this quarter, recorded an 8% rise in quarter-on-quarter prime office rent growth in Q3 2019, while Mumbai and NCR recorded a 1 and 3% rise respectively.

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OK, Boomer…

Maybe the real meaning of the latest Internet catch phrase “OK, Boomer” is in the eye of the beholder.Read more


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Is Impeachment Costing Productivity At Work?

Consulting firm Challenger Gray and Christmas says that the impeachment hearings could be costing employers $2.1 billion each hour their workers log on or tune in to find what’s happening during the impeachment hearings.Read more


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Employee Experience: The New KPI

Guest blog by: Jo Sutherland, managing director, Magenta Associates 

Last month, delegates from Leesman  joined the impressive speaker line-up at the CoreNet Global Summit in Orange County to question the role of a new KPI: Employee Workplace Experience. Jo Sutherland summarizes the standing-room-only session.

Real estate leaders now have within their reach the means to transform both their profession and the organizations they represent. But this unprecedented opportunity demands a bold change to the way the industry measures success. CoreNet Global Luminary and Leesman’s head of insights, Dr. Peggie Rothe, presented during a session with her colleague Racha Kamal, the Leesman Advanced Practitioner lead, to explore this movement in more detail.

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Are Glasses the Future of Tech?

Someday, our grandchildren are going to get their hands on an iPhone XI and wonder how we ever got anything done with something so clunky.

But what will they be using instead?

Major tech companies are betting on smart glasses.

Say what, Google Glass?

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Economy is Growing, But…

The U.S. economy seems to be humming along – at the moment, but threats from a global slow down and trade war loom.Read more


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Google’s Plan for A Smart City in Toronto is Scaled Back

Google’s parent company, Alphabet, Inc, has pulled the reins in on an ambitious project to build a smart city in a Toronto neighborhood.Read more


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Coworking is still hot

Some may be questioning whether coworking is the Google Glass of the real estate market, but according to CoreNet Global research with Gold Strategic partner Cushman & Wakefield, it’s here to stay.Read more


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How ‘Space as a Service’ Is Changing the Corporate Workplace

Guest post by Leon Papkoff (@LeonPapkoff), CEO and Chief Strategist, The CXApp

SpaaS (space as a service) is a relatively new outcrop of ‘aaS’ technology surging in property tech. That’s because the focus in workplace, campus, venue management, corporate real estate, you name it – has shifted to analyzing the space you have and optimizing it for dynamic workflows and experiential journeys.

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The Stars Were Out – Day Three Global Summit Recap

The stars were out during the last day of the CoreNet Global Summit in Anaheim.

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“Where do you get your best, most creative ideas?”

“Where do you get your best, most creative ideas?”

Duncan Wardle, former Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney, riveted the roughly 3,000 attendees of the CoreNet Global Summit in Anaheim on the Monday Opening General Session with this question.

And the attendees answered out loud: the shower, when falling asleep, or waking up. Tellingly, no one said “while at work.”

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