If you tend to find yourself feeling dazed, lethargic or uninspired at work, this could be the result of a poorly ventilated office space. Studies at Harvard University have shown that people who work in well-ventilated workspaces with lower levels of indoor pollutants and carbon dioxide exhibited considerably higher cognitive functioning results than people who
For most people, finding a balance between the demands of a career and personal life is a continuing struggle. Attaining the mysterious “work-life balance” can seem unimaginable, especially for perfectionists. Is it possible to manage a career and a family and feel content with both. It’s important to understand what the phrase means. Achieving a
Video conferencing is the conducting of a conference between two or more people at separate locations by using computer networks to transmit audio and video data. A point-to-point (two-person) video conferencing system works similarly to a video phone call. Each person has a video camera, microphone and speakers mounted on his or her computer. As
Today, more and more people have mobile phones, laptops and Internet access. As a result, the prevalence of work-from-home and flextime is flourishing. This harks back to the end of the 19th century – at the height of the Industrial Revolution – when more than half the population still worked from home. Farmers, medical doctors,
Cape Town, 24 August 2015 – Consolidating costs, the ability to opt out of a lease at any stage, and a general desire to be in the company of others not necessarily linked to your business are what’s driving a high demand for serviced office space in South Africa, despite a surge in office supply.
Cape Town, 15 September 2015 – The move towards going green in the commercial property sector is gaining momentum. Since 2009, the total number of green-building projects certified by the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has increased by 121%, with aspects such as energy, water, waste management, transport, emissions and indoor-environment quality all taken