Corporate Real Estate Managers Embrace Coworking

Co-working, the style of work marked by open shared spaces among workers of...


Site Selection With One Click?

Well this is it! The day that every city, state and municipality is responding...


Active Architecture: People, Spaces, and the Live Link that Connects Them

By Matthew Claudel, Head of Research, Beco / MIT DesignX The innovation economy...


Geopolitical Risk and Corporate Real Estate

If geopolitical risk isn’t high on the corporate real estate (CRE) agenda, it...


Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

More than a year ago, citizens in the United Kingdom voted to exit the European...


A Global Community

With the rest of the world, we are watching with sadness  as the citizens of...


Waste in Landfills: Control Alt Delete

Microsoft recently received Zero Waste Certification from the US Zero Waste...


Deep Learning: Its Time Has Come

“Alexa, when will artificial intelligence start to impact the way that we do...


Innovation and Change in the Golden Era

By Johan Norberg, author, lecturer and documentary filmmaker You might have...


Identifying Human Attributes is Part of Workplace Design

Forget, for a second, about whether your company’s workplace is a naturally...


Mark Freeman, Microsoft

Urban Farming? What about Office Farming?

Software engineers came up with an award-winning hack for the company’s...


The Challenge of Change.

Change is eternal and inevitable. Johan Norberg, author, lecturer and...


The Future is....now!

What can corporate real estate executives derive from several recent...


Skipping Lunch?

With a growing emphasis on wellness in the workplace, companies may want to dial...


Corporate Real Estate Executives, Are You Counting Your Steps?

Today, people increasingly expect the areas in which they live and work –...


Learning Through Change

Learning through Change: Lessons for Corporate Real Estate        The...


A “BitCoin” for Corporate Real Estate?

You may not have heard the term “blockchain” technology, but you know the...


It’s Not “Location, Location, Location” Anymore

It’s one of the oldest mantras in real estate: location, location,...


Make in India

We recently released a new report, Make in India: A Manufacturing Initiative,...


How Vulnerable Are Your Systems?

By Sam Pickering, Partner – Head of Resilience – energy, sustainability and...


Finding the Right Formula For Office Design Requires Experimentation

What do you say to the worker who wants to leave the open floor plan office for...


IBM to Workers: Bring It In

Reports were conflicted this week about whether IBM’s recent decision to...


Unilever’s Goal Is To Go Beyond Energy Neutral

Unilever is a global conglomerate that makes a number of brands that are...


Sustainable Cities: Going Beyond Smart Cities

According to this article, “A few years ago a global milestone was reached. ...


What Constitutes Digital Privacy?

Corporate real estate managers now have or soon will have access to all kinds of...


Technology and Corporate Real Estate Finance – Future Best Friends?

In a March 2017, Financial Director article by Emma Smith titled “How advanced...


It’s Like, I Don’t Even Know You Anymore

Right now, right this minute, take a look at the person working next to you....


Steve Jobs Lives...and it's a good thing for corporate real estate

You know that feeling of excitement when you’re opening up the packaging to...


Corporate Real Estate is Truly Global

As economies develop and mature, we think of corporate real estate as the oil...


Detour!: We’ve All Got Georgia On Our Minds

As a predictor of corporate real estate trends (accurately, we might add) for...


Setting Up Successful Secondments

You’ve probably heard the term “secondment” as it relates to corporate...


Drones: Eyes in the Sky, or Hurdles to Cross?

Frequently making headlines today is the use of “drones,” or unmanned aerial...


Building a Nimble, Attacker Organization

At the CoreNet Global Summit Shanghai, opening keynote speaker Azran Osman-Rani,...


Commuting the Commute

So there we were, in our Uber on the way back to San Francisco International...


Drones: Eyes In the Sky or Hurdles To Cross?

Drones: What to consider when utilizing for corporate real estate. #CNGShanghai...


Special Young Leader Programming at the 2017 CoreNet Global Summit

CoreNet Global Board Chair, Kate Langan and “Buzz” from Georgia Tech...


Show You The Money? We Are!

You’ve heard us say it many times: corporate real estate is a critical...


Live From CoreNet Global: Kaiser Kuo

During the upcoming CoreNet Global Summit in Shanghai (21-23 March 2017), Kaiser...


Did it Have to Happen Eventually?

Oh, the open office floor plan. It was a bridge to the future, a sign that...


Root Out Stress Before It Begins

Happy New Year! This is as good a time as any to proactively address stress in...


Who Doesn’t Want to Be Happy?

CoreNet Global Summits are an opportunity to network with peers, hear from...


Vietnam: A New Asian Tiger

Vietnam’s path to economic growth has been a checkered one. After having been...


CBS’ 60 Minutes Reports on U.S. Manufacturing Jobs

More than four years ago, CoreNet Global accurately predicted in its forward...


Thinking Outside the Cube

Continued from “Swimming in the Deep End.” Just before the clock atop...


Hackathon, Swimming in the Deep End

Continued from “Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Talent.” Imagine that...


Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Talent

When few understand what you do, how can you hope to recruit talent to help?...


Evidence Based Decision Making – Why, How, When

Moderator Michael Joroff, Research Affiliate at the Massachusetts Institute of...


Brexit Panel Discussion

In the Wake of Brexit

At the CoreNet Global Summit in Amsterdam this week, Brexit, the June 2016...


CoreNet Global Academic Challenge

A View From the Quad

Much has been written about “employee experience” and about how to attract...


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Digital Mapping: An Interview with Ross Donaldson

Predicting future trends can be a tricky endeavor. Utilizing technology and...


Not Your Grandma’s Watch

Wearables. Whether you use them or not, you’ve heard of them and probably know...


The Future of CRE: Executive Summary

While no one can predict the future with certainty, this much is clear: the...


Open Plan Office Space - An Interview with Chris Lunny from Facebook

Open plan office space is factoring into the discussion on workplace wellness,...


Measuring Knowledge Worker Productivity - An Interview with Jan Johnson from Allsteel

We recently chatted with Jan Johnson, VP of Design and Workplace Resources at...


Bathroom Policies; What Are Yours?

American history is at something of a flashpoint on the topic of bathrooms, and,...


Forecasts for the Immediate Future - An Interview with Richard Barkham

As a specialist in macro and real estate economics, CBRE’s Richard Barkham,...


Uncertainty for Property Markets Surrounding Brexit Vote

  June 23rd is fast approaching as Great Britain heads into a national vote...


Beacon Technology Connects the Virtual and Physical Worlds

The retail world has embraced beacons as a way to provide a more personalized...


Focus on India’s Smart City Agenda

It is always exciting to see different countries and regions respond to the...


Day Two: CoreNet Global Singapore Summit

The hot coffee and tea flowed as day two of the CoreNet Global 2016 Asia Pacific...


Day One: CoreNet Global Singapore Summit

If you have joined us in Singapore for the CoreNet Global 2016 Asia Pacific...


Brazil Pushes Green Building Forward

Green building and sustainability have emerged as a priority in Brazil over the...


China Sees Emergence of Smart Cities

“Smart Cities,” defined as metro areas that leverage digital technology and...


The Sharing Economy and Corporate Real Estate

CoreNet Global Report: Corporate Real Estate Needs to Become Flexible and...


A Sense of Urgency at the 2015 Paris Climate Conference

At the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, also known as COP 21, there will be an aim...


Technology in a Catastrophe

Mother Nature can strike in the most unexpected moments. In an unpredictable...


Corporate Wellness: Is It Real?

In an open online survey conducted by CoreNet Global, a strong majority of...


A New World Order in Manufacturing and the Supply Chain

The lines are being redrawn when it comes to global manufacturing and the supply...


Start Your Own Curiosity Conversations at the CoreNet Global Summit

We’ve all heard the prescription for how to get ahead in life: go to college,...


What’s Changing? The Evolution of Global CRE Trends

What is the condition and direction of corporate real estate (CRE)? How can CRE...