Kaizen Papers

2019-05-17T12:59:03+10:00

The real cost of delivering a modern workplace

Click here to read the Kaizen Paper. The workplace should represent a company’s brand and corporate values, and enable staff productivity and efficiency. This has always been part of the brief for workplace design and construction but nowadays tenants are dealing with a society that demands an enormous emphasis on ... more

2019-05-17T12:55:22+10:00

The infrastructure conundrum

Click here to read the Kaizen Paper. Two thirds of Australians now live in our capital cities, and the growth of our urban nation continues to accelerate at an ever-increasing rate. According to Infrastructure Australia, the percentage of city dwellers will rise from 69.3 per cent in 2031 to 73.4 ... more

2019-05-17T12:51:37+10:00

Counting the costs of vertical schools

Click here to read the Kaizen Paper. Australia's population is expanding, our cities are densifying and land is more expensive than ever before. Growth in our inner-city suburbs is placing pressure on every part of our cities, but especially our schools. In this environment, the only way is up. Our ... more

2019-05-10T16:01:59+10:00

Diving into Diversity

While the diversity drive is making a meaningful impact on the number of women in the property and construction industry, it’s time to broaden our focus. A raft of research has found that diverse organisations are more profitable. For instance, a study from the La Trobe Business School, released last ... more