Posted: August 14, 2020 | Project Management
With COVID-19 cases spiking throughout the country,and the new school year just around the corner, many unanswered questions remain. Whether or not it’s safe to return to school in the midst of a pandemic is weighing heavily on the minds of parents and teachers.
The fusion of building tech, smartphones and wearables could make the post-pandemic workplace not just possible, but much, much better
Posted: July 31, 2020 | Project Management
For years, the stigma surrounding the upfront costs and complex installation of metal roof systems has kept some building owners and architects from exploring further. Instead, they’d stick with a familiar asphalt-based system. But most likely they’d have to replace that roof at least once (if not twice) in the same time period one metal roof system would have lasted.
Now that COVID-19 has jump-started a global work from-home experiment, many are speculating on the future of fice — what will it look like? Will we need an of fice at all? The option of working from home has long been at the employer’s discretion, but in the midst of a global health threat, the of fice poses safet y risks that will put the employee in the driver’s seat to determine if the health threat is greater than economic security.
Disasters — whether in the form of hurricanes, wildfires or a global pandemic — can cause significant disruption and change lives in ways large and small. We’ve all witnessed recent examples.