Four ways to make your office a productive space for employees
Feb14

Four ways to make your office a productive space for employees

In our last article, we discussed the importance of aligning your office space with your company’s culture to get the most out of its most valuable asset: the people. By properly doing so, you can increase productivity, collaboration, and innovation. Now I want to share with you what a company should consider to pull this alignment off. The workplace is not just where work happens; it’s also a place that determines how work happens....

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How to make your workplace reflect your company culture
Jan16

How to make your workplace reflect your company culture

The way we work is constantly changing. Organizations need to evolve with the times and find new strategies, tools, and approaches to sustain and increase business performance. In doing so, a huge focus has been placed on employee engagement, and a ton of research has been invested in learning how the physical design of the workplace can harness and communicate a company’s culture and brand values—as well as increase performance and...

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10 reasons to use a broker for your next office move
Dec19

10 reasons to use a broker for your next office move

Maybe you’re happy where you are and have a good relationship with your landlord. Or perhaps you consider yourself a good negotiator. Should you still use a broker? Yes. The “golden rule” of real estate negotiation is:  Time + Options = Leverage. Unless you have unlimited time and a knowledge of all opportunities in the market, you’re likely to leave money and flexibility on the table. In order to maximize your time and money, here...

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Plan for your next office move with this easy three-step process
Nov30

Plan for your next office move with this easy three-step process

Looking for new office space can be a daunting task filled with many questions. Should you stay in your current building? Should you expand into a new location? Will renovating your existing space provide you with the attributes you need to be successful? No matter your situation, one thing is true: it’s important to plan for the future. Typical leases can be three to five years—sometimes as long as ten years—and a lot can change in...

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The Emergence of the Warehouse District as a Primary Tech Hub in Phoenix
Nov07

The Emergence of the Warehouse District as a Primary Tech Hub in Phoenix

Tempe and Scottsdale are known as Phoenix’s “traditional” Valley tech hubs due to their live, work, and play environments. But if the Warehouse District isn’t on your radar, you may not be as cool as you think. Heavy tech company activity in the Tempe and Scottsdale submarkets over the last several years has caused a dramatic rise in rental rates. Rents at Galleria Corporate Centre in Old Town Scottsdale, for example, have increased...

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