A lot has happened in the past decade. The world's economy emerged from a financial crisis, the Internet of Things exploded, mobile apps took over and a global pandemic completely changed the way we work and live.
As people return to the workplace in a post-COVID world, organizations have ramped up a drive for growth. They realize the post-pandemic economy introduced a season of survival for companies and that it's time to establish new priorities, rally around a vision and set the stage for organizational growth.
Here at Egyptian Workspace Partners, we believe space and office design are critical to growth. We're here to help you change the way you think about space, so your company can move the needle on real innovation and growth.
In this article, we'll help you understand exactly what growth is, and how you can design a workspace that not only inspires your employees to grow, but drives and propels your organization to grow.
6 Design Tips to Drive Business Growth In the Workplace
1. Use Big Data to Build a Better Workplace
Organizations are organic. As their business needs and people evolve, business leaders should be able to fine-tune their spaces in real time so they can respond to shifting conditions, compete and grow.
For this reason, companies are looking for data-driven solutions to accurately determine facility usage and make decisions regarding future real estate utilization. When leaders have access to this type of information, they can build a resilient workplace that grows over time.
Occupancy data is frequently gathered by people taking unreliable notes or casually walking by certain spaces. Unfortunately, these forms of measurement can be inaccurate, inconclusive and labor-intensive.