Engage talent through participatory workplace decision-making

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In an evolving workplace where new ideas are being tested, efficiencies are being pushed and talent retention is key to a corporate’s success, keeping your staff in the loop through participation is one of the simplest and most important responsibilities. A workplace is no longer a stagnant cookie-cutter model, but something that changes with the […]

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Co-working environments and the rise of the digital nomad

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Co-working environments are no longer the sole domain of freelancers and moustachioed hipsters who think they’ve landed on the next big app idea. With the relentless march of mobile technology and workplace trends that increasingly emphasise collaboration, businesses both large and small are discovering the competitive advantages of short-term leasing in co-working spaces, rather than […]

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A view of the Lagos Business School CEO Forum

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The 2017 CEO Forum, which took place on the 17th of March provided great insights into the need for transformative leadership to establish sustainable business in the challenging Nigerian economy. Led by the Lagos Business School FirstBank Sustainability Centre, the forum served as an opportunity for CEOs and Executive industry leaders in Nigeria to dialogue, […]

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Affordable housing Sub-Saharan Africa: beyond the generic concept

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As part of JLL’s commitment to improving transparency in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) real estate markets, JLL’s Strategic Consulting team has been investigating the status of the affordable housing sector in Africa. The issue of housing affordability is a source of concern for most countries across the African continent. Given the current pace of population and […]

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Adding value through in-lease transportation services

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Many businesses put substantial effort into ensuring employee welfare and satisfaction in the workplace – and why wouldn’t they? Happy employees improve office morale, perform better at their jobs, take less sick-leave, and are less prone to job-hopping. Most employers however, neglect to consider that transportation is a continuing battle for most employees, and one […]

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Balancing collaboration and remote working

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Evolving technology is enabling us to do so much more than ever before and work from just about anywhere. So, you don’t need bricks and mortar to build your company anymore… or do you? It’s the decade of collaboration apps and big buzz concepts like mobility and remote working, which may bring about idealistic pictures […]

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