Workplace Trends

Property Management Software and the “Experience War”

The future of the workplace is changing. As we move forward into the contemporary workplace, office environments must be positioned to provide best-in-class employee experiences. This is because the physical workplace has become an important part of an employee’s work day, even among a hybrid workforce. Business leaders are now catering to the happiness of …

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Opportunities for the Office in 2022 | HqO

Opportunities for the Office in 2022

Only a few years ago, commercial real estate (CRE) was all about tradition.  The industry depended on long-term, sometimes decades-long leases. Property demand was measured by location and physical amenities, meaning that owners and operators would invest in buildings in or around central business districts. If the buildings weren’t located in a city center, they …

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Employees Want More From Their Tenant Experience | HqO

92% of Landlords Believe Employees Want More From Their Buildings – And They’re Prepared to Deliver

Landlords investing in tenant experience teams and tech-based communication tools   Fresh off the heels of HqO’s survey of corporate employers, we’re pleased to release key findings from our commissioned survey of select international landlords, all of which have at least 1M square feet of commercial real estate property.  The top-line takeaways? Overall, today’s landlords are …

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Flexible Workplaces are Driving the Return to Office | HqO

Flexible Workplaces are Driving the Return to Office

The results are in: workplaces that can’t embrace a flexible work environment are witnessing declines in important experiences that promote a healthy work-life balance and employee satisfaction. According to a recent Insight Publishing article, Future Forum has released new insights and findings that are impacting the workplace experience (wx) for many employers and employees: “More …

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Office Food Ordering's Role in Workplace Experience | HqO

Office Food Ordering’s Role in Workplace Experience

A few weeks ago, HqO sat down with Steve Kelly, the Vice President of Business Development at Ritual, to talk all things food and beverage. Ritual is one of HqO’s exclusive Marketplace partners that focuses on enhancing the workplace experience (WX) through office food ordering and delivery. Technology enablement, in turn, makes it easier than …

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Strengthening the Workforce with Unique Workplace Services | HqO

Strengthening Workplace Connections with Wellness and Beauty Services

LISA App — one of HqO’s best-in-class Marketplace partners — is a leading beauty and wellness provider that is making waves in the world of workplace experience. The company partners with employers (as well as office and residential property managers) to bring self-care directly to where people work and live. Their goal is to help …

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The Return to the Office App Takes on New Purpose | HqO

The Return to the Office App Takes on New Purpose for the Hybrid Workforce

To support the new hybrid work model, commercial real estate (CRE) firms and business leaders have aligned on a shared goal to improve employee experiences in and out of the office. To do so, they are adopting return to office apps (like the HqO Workplace Experience Platform) to improve experiences for everyone who spends time …

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Connecting Employees and Technology | HqO

Connecting Employees and Technology

The tools and technology employees have at their disposal will shape much of what they experience in their work. Much like the consumer-grade technology many employees use in their personal lives, they want their workplace technology to be both powerful and user-friendly. Research from employee experience expert Applaud identified hyper-personalized employee experiences as a key …

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Workplace Planning: How to Improve Your Tenant Experience

Workplace Planning: How to Improve Your Tenant Experience

Commercial real estate (CRE) data has spoken: when considering what to do with your office space this year, you need to put your tenants at the very center of your workplace planning strategies. In a recent CBS News article, Megan Cerullo discusses the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic on office buildings and the tenant companies …

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