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Rent reviews and lease renewals are an academic minefield

Rent reviews and lease renewals are an academic minefield

by Ben Neale

Rent reviews are infrequent but are important for landlords seeking to maximise income and tenants looking to lower overheads. Expertise is critical...

Going for green: 6 quick tips to be more environmentally friendly

Going for green: 6 quick tips to be more environmentally friendly

by Ian Kitchener

Businesses generally have more of an environmental impact than individuals: here are 6 simple ways to be kinder to the environment without having to make tremendous efforts.

Up in a Puff of Smoke – Coping with smoking regulations in the workplace

Up in a Puff of Smoke – Coping with smoking regulations in the workplace

by Michael Fraser

Whilst we know that the majority no longer approve of smokers, the recent regulations have made things difficult for those that do. Here's a brief guide...

Give us a break! How to take advantage of break clauses in your office lease

Give us a break! How to take advantage of break clauses in your office lease

by Ian Kitchener

Landlords want leases to be as long as possible. Tenants want flexibility as their needs change. Break clauses offer flexibility, provided you are canny

Size matters! The dangers of confined office space

Size matters! The dangers of confined office space

by Ian Kitchener

Businesses are squeezing more people into tighter spaces under the pressure to cut costs, risking employee unhappiness and lower productivity.

Does your Office Commissionaire Look Good?

Does your Office Commissionaire Look Good?

by Michael Fraser

Commissionaires don't always create a good first impression and don't necessarily operate a secure building. Think carefully before paying extra for one.

5 Reasons to Turn Your Office Air Conditioning Down!

5 Reasons to Turn Your Office Air Conditioning Down!

by Ian Kitchener

Warmer summers and high office density mean air-conditioning is here to stay. Check the system before you take a lease: here are 5 issues to be aware of

Summer office dress code – getting too hot to handle?

Summer office dress code – getting too hot to handle?

by Michael Fraser

Conventions and rules surrounding dress code have changed beyond all recognition in the past 40 years. Michael Fraser looks at the pros and cons

Are our mobile phones getting too smart for our own good?

Are our mobile phones getting too smart for our own good?

by Michael Fraser

There is a lot to be said about the place of mobiles in business. The shift from mobiles being a relative rarity to everyone owning and using them in commerce has been a lightning fast transition. Of course being able to manage calls and e-mails wherever you are, without…

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