Thought Leadership

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We have long been in the habit of reading, listening for and actively searching out valuable ideas and new perspectives in the commercial real estate sector that we can incorporate into our business practice and share with our clients. With the traditional play book thrown out in the aftermath of the COVID pandemic, watching for new industry trends is increasingly important as tenants look at what Return To Work models and Workplace Strategies are best suited for their specific needs.

The following posts touch on industry trends and potential paths that today’s leaders, disruptors and innovators are taking.

Notable Articles

return to work strategy. return to office strategy

Oct 2023

The Five-Day Office Week Is Dead

Working from home is here to stay. I can prove it with data — lots and lots of data showing that returning to the office...

Oct 2023

The Five-Day Office Week Is Dead

Working from home is here to stay. I can prove it with data — lots and lots of data showing that returning to the office...

girl drinking coffee in commercial office building
girl drinking coffee in a commercial office building

Aug 2023

Meet the ‘dead zone’ workers

After over three years of working when they are most productive, instead of during fixed office hours, employees are...

return to office dress codes

Aug 2023

Decline in office dress codes is Good

While dress codes were already shifting before COVID-19, with Silicon Valley and the rest of the tech world spearheading...

Remote And Hybrid Workplaces Are Hiring People Twice As Fast As Full-Time Office Employers: Report
Remote And Hybrid Workplaces Are Hiring People Twice As Fast As Full-Time Office Employers: Report

Jul 2023

Remote Hiring Outpaces Office Jobs

Many bosses seem convinced that remote work is hampering productivity. But companies with remote or hybrid policies..

canadian life sciences regenerative medicine

June 2023

Gov. Funds For Regenerative Medicine

The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program has been on my mind lately...

commercial office building. return to work strategy

May 2023

Flexible work is feminist

It is hardly a coincidence that the demographic which benefited most from the old system has expressed...

canadian life sciences and techology

May 2023

Rapid Advancement Of Technology 

The pace of competition between the great powers is accelerating far faster than we could've imagined...

world health organization.

May 2023

W.H.O Ends Global Health Emergency

The decision has little practical effect but is a significant moment in the struggle against the virus...

Canadian life sciences research

April 2023

Tools to End Diabetes

Canada has the ability to launch the shots that lead to next-generation medical treatments...

commercial real estate costs.

April 2023

Toronto Apartment Rents Surge

The average monthly rent for a Toronto apartment hit $3,122 in March, a dire sign of the worsening...

Canadian life sciences. glass beaker.

April 2023

Vancouver's Life Sciences Industry

BC is Canada’s fastest-growing life sciences sector, employing roughly 20,000 people...

commercial office building

Jan 2023

Attracting workers to the office

To reverse the popular working-from-home trend resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, companies across the country...

wet lab space with lab coats hanging in Ontario lab space

Jan 2023

Innovation & Economic Development

Quantum science and technologies are at the leading edge of research and innovation...

2 people talking in commercial office building

Nov 2022

Giving People Control 

Providing people with greater control over their workspaces and environment is now more important than ever...

canadian life sciences

Nov 2022

Discovering new antibiotics with AI

Antibiotic resistance, which has made several infections harder to treat, is one of the biggest...

Canadian life sciences. blue genome. genetics

Sep 2022

Canada Biomedical Research Fund

The Canada Biomedical Research Fund and the Biosciences Research Infrastructure Fund will help ensure...