Improving sustainability through the 21st century workplace, and IBM’s vision of the office of the future

Abstract

o Energy costs, which in turn are in direct proportion to carbon emissions o A downturn in the economy: the “sustainability lens” can highlight opportunities for efficiency that will improve performance and competitiveness o Increasing regulation: the imminent Carbon Reduction Commitment in the UK will affect some five to six thousand organizations directly, and many more through their extensive supply chains, notably those concerned with the built environment o The rising importance of brand risk management as scrutiny from investors, customers, pressure groups and the media increases

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@inproceedings{Parsons2009ImprovingST, title={Improving sustainability through the 21st century workplace, and IBM’s vision of the office of the future}, author={Simon Parsons}, year={2009} }