About 1/3 of your life is spent at work. That is the same amount of time that you will sleep in your lifetime. Both your bed and your office need to be top notch to make that time pleasant.
Buildings.com recently wrote an article called “5 Trending Tenant Amenity Ideas For Your Facility.”
They say that to be a top commercial office building you need to think about “creating an experience.”
“It’s really about services, creating the ability for folks to get everything they need during the day in these spaces,” said Lauren Coughlin, design director and workplace strategist and D2 Groups.
They outlined the top five amenities that commercial office spaces need to have:
Full service cafe
Connection to the outdoors
Listen to tenant feedback
Here is a snippet:
To be a top commercial office building in today’s world, it takes more than some vending machines and a gym. Tenants want more – oftentimes a one-stop destination for things like food, fitness and wellness. So when considering amenity upgrades at your building or facility, think about creating an experience.
“It’s really about services, creating the ability for folks to get everything they need during the day in these spaces,” says Lauren Coughlin, design director and workplace strategist for D2 Groups LLC.
That doesn’t mean your building needs to become some kind of entertainment center. However, adding simple upgrades like a café, outdoor seating or hiring food trucks for events or lunch can create common spaces that tenants and their employees want to be in rather than pass through.
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