Entries by Duncan Hopwood

Using Desk Sensors for Business Risk Contingency Planning

Office space is typically the second biggest overhead for organisations after their people. Increasingly, offices are designed to promote wellbeing and more effective ways of cooperative working, so losing all or part of your office space may have an impact beyond the obvious ones of disruption and relocation costs, spilling over into longer-term productivity losses […]

The new rules of meeting room etiquette

Meeting and conference rooms are an essential part of the fabric of most modern office spaces. With many businesses choosing to go open plan, they provide professional spaces for meeting with clients, collaboration hubs for co-workers and private work spaces when confidentiality is required. As with any shared space, rules need to be applied, but […]

Experienced business development professional joins

International workplace flexibility specialist Abintra has appointed experienced business development professional David Maddison as senior sales consultant EME. In a career spanning more than three decades, David has worked in the airline, transport and IT sectors. He will be responsible for European and Middle East sales at Abintra, which works with major corporations worldwide to […]