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Smart Working in the community

Smart Working in the community

Work has commenced on another of PLACEmaking’s Smart Working design solutions, transforming an outdated 1950’s Community Centre into a state-of-the-art technology enabled ‘Hub’.

Misplaced focus with Smart Working

Misplaced focus with Smart Working

Are organisations focusing on the broader opportunities and challenges associated with Smart Working or are they too focused on the practical technology and property related aspects?

Our response to BBC piece: “Emails read while commuting ‘should’ count as work”

Our response to BBC piece: “Emails read while commuting ‘should’ count as work”

An interesting piece that exposes how ill prepared we are for rapid changes in the way we work. Aside from the research confirming that many employers still regard time spent physically in the office as being the ‘core day’ and time commuting to and from work as an employee’s ‘own time, the anecdotal comments by commuters expose key issues for debate.