How flexible office space drives sustainability

By Mark Gilbreath

Edition 9 - December 2017 Pages 24-28

Tags: office design • facilities management • human resources

There’s a simple metaphor I like to use when talking about sustainability and the future of commercial real estate. Start with a glass. Fill it with large stones until you can no longer fill it – you might say it’s full. Fill the glass with smaller rocks and you’ll realize it wasn’t full before. And it’s still not full. You can fill it with pebbles, then gravel, then sand, and it won’t be full until you pour water into the glass. The point is – the glass isn’t completely full if you fill it only with large or medium-s

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