Three reasons to upgrade your access control technology

How can companies stay ahead of emerging threats to building security? Implement an access control system that is convenient, flexible and respects data privacy, says security specialist HID Global

Hybrid work

Ready or not, hybrid working is here for the long-term

As the ‘new normal’ swims into focus, business organisations still have a lot to do to define a long-term strategy for the hybrid workplace, according to a new report by Siemens

Will employee loyalty be weakened by hybrid working?

Friends and family are now the biggest competition for worker loyalty as employees spend more time at home than in the office

Office

Privacy crisis: the future office is not all about collaboration

Hybrid office planners and business leaders must recognise the desire for privacy and individual spaces when designing the post-pandemic workplace, according to new research from Steelcase

The big question: is working from home environmentally friendly?

We are often told that working from home is more eco-friendly than working at the office, but is that really the case? Individual habits appear to be the deciding factor

Looking in the digital mirror: the forces shaping the metaverse

An immersive new form of shared virtual space will redefine how we shop, socialise, communicate and work. Are we ready for the impact of the metaverse, where we don’t just view content but are inside it?

Will we control access to the office building from our phone?

A new report from HID  Global suggests that Physical Access Control Systems, or PACS, will enable commercial real estate providers to offer a modern and competitive tenant experience

Back in business: global CEOs eye expansion rather than cuts

This WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing, new surveys from KPMG and Gensler suggest that companies are feeling more confident about the future and less inclined to slash office space