Agilquest Blog

The New Look of AgilQuest

AgilQuest is excited to launch an all new look at AgilQuest.com! We’ve updated our logo and brand, and modernized our web interface to be more intuitive and easier to navigate. Visitors are now a click away from contacting the AgilQuest team for information or customized product demos! The new site includes an interactive resource section … Continue reading

AgilQuest’s OnBoard desk and conference room booking technology now supports clustering and HA

March 18, 2013 Richmond, VA – AgilQuest Corporation announced a support service for OnBoard, their hoteling and conference room management technology, and its use in clusters and similar high availability configurations in large organizations. Automatic failover of servers within a cluster allows IT departments to keep mission-critical applications running and available for their employees with … Continue reading

AgilQuest Named One of Richmond Region’s Best Workplaces

June 8, 2016 RICHMOND, VA — The Richmond Times-Dispatch and Workplace Dynamics named AgilQuest as one of the region’s 60 best places to work as part of its third annual Top Workplaces Program. The results are based on surveys completed by each company’s employees, who also designate the four categories that make up the list: Mega … Continue reading

Could That Empty Desk Be Your New Competitive Advantage?

If someone proved that you were actually using less than 50% of your office space, what would you do with the empty excess? Well, that next lease could be a LOT smaller, but that might not be an option right now. So, what if you could publish that empty, excess capacity to your customers, partners, prospects, … Continue reading

Ten Questions About the New Forum

AgilQuest’s new SaaS platform, Forum, is an exciting, new workplace tool designed to enhance collaboration inside and outside the traditional workplace giving organizations the ability to reach beyond its walls so that wherever its people are, they’re free to love where they work. Here are ten frequently asked questions regarding the new Forum. Why did AgilQuest … Continue reading

A New Way to Love Where You Work

Coming this summer, our new platform, the Agilquest Forum, will introduce the workforce to an entirely new, cloud-based, multi-sided, SaaS platform that removes real estate as a barrier to collaboration, whether that’s between departments or between companies. Teamwork, collaboration and the understanding that people are performing more and better work outside of the traditional office … Continue reading

Real Estate Utilization & the Sharing Economy

How much office space do we really need? As the workforce is working less and less from the office, and entering the Sharing Economy by working in 3rd party or co-working spaces, it’s becoming a common question. The notion of the “sharing economy” is a hot topic that often refers to a market where it … Continue reading

Can IT Cure the Common Conference Room Scheduling Headache?

Can IT Cure the Common Conference Room Scheduling Headache? Have you heard the joke about the employees that couldn’t find a meeting space to talk about over-booked conference rooms? Considering the increasing importance of enabling face-to-face collaboration without busting the bottom line, the barriers to making meeting space more available are no laughing matter. And … Continue reading

Optimal Workspace Management: How IT Can Help

For many professional services firms, workplaces that offer each employee a dedicated workspace haven’t made sense for a long time. In many cases, employees work almost exclusively at client sites and visit the office only occasionally. Add to that more expansive work-from-home policies for traditional at-office workers, and it’s no surprise that companies consider optimizing … Continue reading

What IT Professionals Know About Office Hoteling Can Save You Money

What IT Professionals Know About Office Hoteling Can Save You Money As most IT pros would agree, requests from business units are often focused on fixing specific pain points rather than addressing their root causes. When that somewhat short-sighted strategy is applied to workplace management issues, companies can miss out on big opportunities to boost … Continue reading

Make Better Decisions With Actual Space Utilization Data

Having accurate and reliable data is crucial in making meaningful and impactful business decisions. Figuring out how much office space is really needed is critical for the organization to thrive. But to calculate actual use of space (AUS), how do you quantify the seemingly unquantifiable? For a long time it has been difficult for facilities managers and … Continue reading

Commercial Real Estate Needs to Join the Shared Economy

If you think office space is at a premium because of the recovery, you’re wrong. While some office space may be going for premium prices, there’s a $5.5 trillion dollar “market” of unused space in America. And the spectre of that space is quietly changing the way office space is viewed–by landlords as well as … Continue reading

Software Advice Features AgilQuest in Hoteling Article

Software Advice, a Gartner company that reviews thousands of software applications to help companies find the right software solutions, recently featured AgilQuest extensively in an article on the practice of hoteling. In the report, “How to Use Office Hoteling to Reduce Facility Costs,” researcher Taylor Short outlines the many benefits of introducing hoteling to the … Continue reading

The Office of the Future: No Private Jets

Memo from CEO to Middle Management: I know this is going to come as a shock, but the company can no longer afford to allocate a private jet to each employee. It was nice while it lasted. You will now share seating on our jets with your colleagues. Now I know that there will be … Continue reading

AgilQuest Featured in Green Building & Design Magazine

In a 2016 issue of Green Building & Design magazine, contributor Brian Barth describes how Customs and Border Protection utilized AgilQuest’s OnBoard and Commander BI to help facilitate major space consolidation projects that netted millions of dollars in annual savings, and made a better work environment for its people. “AgilQuest provided us with a very … Continue reading