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As 2016 approaches, what are the leading facility management priorities?
Flexibility, mobility, and IoT are among the real estate and facility management trends that are expected to dominate the workplace in 2016.
Five new trends are shaping commercial real estate development in the United States, according to new research from Prologis, Inc. The latest paper from Prologis Research — “A New Supply Paradigm: Five Trends Shaping Real Estate Development” — identifies the factors that are leading to a more disciplined development cycle compared to past cycles. These factors include: Consolidation and institutionalization: Movement toward larger-scale institutions as key players. Greater aversion to and a measured appetite for risk: Changing attitudes by institutions–both on the equity side and the debt side. New lending constraints: Expanded banking regulations and a preference for relationship lending and institutional borrowers. Tighter talent pool: A shortage of real estate professionals with relevant development expertise. Better access to industry information: The ability to approach opportunities and risks proactively and in real time. “The great recession laid the groundwork for more conservatism on new commercial development in the U.S.,” said Chris Caton, senior vice president, Prologis Research. “Today, key players are more disciplined and are in a better position to respond to shifting market dynamics.” Related articles across the web Other posts by Real Street Tech
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More than half of employees report feeling overworked and burnt out (53%), but the overwhelming majority (86%) are still happy at work and motivated to rise in their organization, according to the inaugural Workplace Index conducted by Staples Advantage.
Enterprises are increasingly focused on incorporating green data centers into their IT infrastructure paradigm.
While 2014 was a landmark year for data breaches, 2015 could be even more significant.
Four trends are transforming the legal profession; new future law office research reveals workplace changes and indicates that specialties are in demand.
Frequent changes in assigned tasks are displacing routine activities. Project work now accounts for 35% of all the working hours spent in offices. Half of all companies now continuously put together new teams consisting of employees from different departments, consultants, and external service partners.
The most recent results show a gradual increase from previous surveys in those who anticipate hiring additional FM staff in the next six months, with 24% reporting such plans.