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The Rise of Click and Mortar Retail

The Internet has transformed the way people shop today. While the speed and convenience of online shopping have transformed the industry, physical retail isn’t going away anytime soon. Switching between online and offline shopping is the new normal for many shoppers. Many retailers are shifting toward click and mortar operations…
Jenna Hutzler
October 26, 2020
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What is Sustainable Urban Development?

Today, about 55% of the world’s population lives in urban areas. By 2050, this number is expected to increase to 68% as population growth and urbanization shifts people from rural settings to cities. Sustainable urban development plays an important role in mitigating climate change while accommodating a population surge.  What…
Jenna Hutzler
October 26, 2020
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Designing Your Industrial Building Floor Plan

The design and layout of an industrial facility is an important part of a business’s overall operation and production. Your industrial building floor plan should encourage a smooth and effective flow of people, work, materials and information. 5 Factors to Consider for an Effective Industrial Floor Plan To ensure maximum…
Jenna Hutzler
October 26, 2020
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What Are Zoning Variances and How Do You Get One?

It’s not often that you see a sub shop and a preserved Victorian home on the same street. Why? Most localities have zoning restrictions that prevent very different types of buildings and businesses from being located in a specified area. Zoning restrictions are in place to maintain the look, feel…
Jenna Hutzler
October 26, 2020
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Creating Healthy Office Buildings

On average, humans spend about 90% of their time indoors. An alarming 35% of office workers spend less than 15 minutes outdoors each day. With this in mind, business owners should be aware of the impact their office space has on employees’ health and wellbeing.  The way that buildings are…
Jenna Hutzler
October 26, 2020
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How to Find Medical Office Space

Finding the perfect medical office space to establish your practice is not an easy decision. Whether you’re relocating or just starting out, here are some things you should keep in mind when looking for medical office space.  Assess Your Budget One of the first things you need to do when…
Jenna Hutzler
September 21, 2020
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Work-Life Balance Strategies for Office Employers

Finding the perfect balance between career and home life can be a challenge for the American workforce. “Work-life balance” has become a popular phrase for businesses trying to position themselves as an enjoyable place to work. Are they actually employing initiatives that result in a healthy work environment and lifestyle?…
Jenna Hutzler
September 21, 2020