New Look Utilisation Studies

With ABW being adopted by organisations that have traditionally assigned workstations to every employee, or even still have offices for their staff, understanding what your staff do, not just when they are in is key. We encourage our clients to assess the attendance of their staff not just between 9am to 5pm, but overlay staff…

Growth Pains in 2016

If you are expecting that you will be suffering growing pains with a need for additional seats for new staff, then speak to us today. This year for a number of clients we have increased their seating capacity within their existing workplace by between 15 – 25%, which has equated to a rental saving after…

Workplace Neighbourhoods Create Community

On a recent review with one of our clients a interesting fact was revealed. For an organisation that moved from one permanent desk per employee to a neighbourbood ABW environment model, one of the most concerned employee, said that she really enjoys the neighbourhood model and at times even now goes and works in other…

A Half Baked Cake Only Creates Problems

On a couple of projects this year for organisations that were highly orientated towards paper, changes in work place practices with a combined EDRMS and lateral filing solution were introduced. This saw a massive reduction of paper based files and then the files that remained benefited from the space savings both horizontally and vertically in…

Services That Support ABW

Having a great ABW environment is one thing, but what your staff use or have available to them to use must follow the philosophy of ABW. For day to day office supplies such as stationery, what is available for staff must not only meet their needs but also be friendly to a ABW environment. On…

Is there Ever Too Much Consultation?

When it comes to workplace change management in the work place or around work practices, I am a firm believer that their is never to much consultation. However, there does need to a be clear line drawn in the sand that when decisions have to be made on operational issues within a well communicated new work environment,…