Many companies oversee the corporate workplace itself as a relevant factor for driving competitive advantage. Office spaces should be designed around the employees – not vice versa. The workplace should encourage individual productivity, group collaboration and employee engagement. The following white paper by Citrix examined three elements of workplace transformation: Real estate, people and technology.
Elements of workplace transformation
- #1 Real estate: Do fluid and functionally optimized workplaces replace traditional offices in the company in order to decrease facility costs?
- #2 People: Employee measurement focuses on objectives instead of proximity, no permanent physical location.
- #3 Technology: Which technologies are used to enable productivity and collaboration? Does the company implement remote access solutions, virtualization and mobile device management?