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Is Coworking the Future of CRE, or Just the Latest Trend in Office Space?
What does the collaborative workspace phenomenon mean for business and commercial real estate? Technology allows us to work from anywhere, but this freedom has led many people to discover that working remotely isn’t as productive or enjoyable as it […] Read More
Beyond Lower Costs and Bigger Markets: A Framework For Long-Term Geographic Strategy
Organizations that choose operational locations based primarily on low costs and promising markets for goods services often overlook critical factors that impact long-term success and failure. Read More
As the Offshoring Trend Approaches Driving Age, Some Operations Are Coming Home
In the early 2000s, when the offshoring trend got traction in the geographic strategy world, you could hire 4.5 support personnel in a back office or shared services operation in Bangalore, India for the same salary as 1 worker in a typical mid-size […] Read More
Waiting for Bigger Ships to Come In
The Promise and Reality of the Panama Canal Expansion for Commercial Activity at U.S. Ports The shipping industry has long anticipated the ramifications of an expanded Panama Canal capable of accommodating higher volume and larger ships. Finally […] Read More
Your Next (Leased) Office Space: A How-To Guide for Growth Companies
Step-by-Step Strategies, Tips and Pitfalls to Avoid When Moving from Shared Space into Your First Office Lease. For high growth companies that are considering moving from shared office space and beginning the search for a dedicated office lease […] Read More