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Actual Utilization – Degrees of Actuality in Workplace Measurement

In our most recent webinar, we discussed workplace utilization analytics and the data that is collected from using AgilQuest’s Forum. But we didn’t go into detail about how we define or determine actual utilization or actuality of presence – whether an employee was physically present at a specific desk or conference room, etc.  Here is … Continue reading

InfoComm 2019 Recap

InfoComm took place this year in Orlando, Florida from June 12-14. The tradeshow is the largest event in North America focused on the audiovisual industry. Intel was among the 1,000 exhibitors at the conference and showcased our software and integration with them in their booth. Our partnership with Intel has been a hot topic and our … Continue reading

Stop FWC, Start Running Seamless Meetings

Tired of spending the first 7 minutes of every meeting FWC (F***king with Computers)? Same. It happens to us all; we go into a meeting, open our computers, connect to the same software that worked seamlessly yesterday, and… nothing. You can’t see them. They can’t hear you. The room was double booked. And on and … Continue reading

Meeting Room Booking with Exchange and Outlook Integration

If your employees already use Outlook, OWA or Teams for scheduling meetings, why not create a seamless experience by allowing them to book a meeting space from the very same platform? AgilQuest agrees, and our new, two-way, integration between Microsoft’s Exchange Server and AgilQuest’s Forum workplace scheduling system allows users to quickly and easily reserve … Continue reading

4 Workplace Trends to Watch in 2019

The Workplace is changing exponentially as it must keep up with social and technological trends that the workforce expects in both their personal and work lives.  Here are four major trends that will drive change in our market in 2019. Mobility (Sub Categories – Engagement and Collaboration) In the United States alone, there are 40 … Continue reading

Integration with Intel Unite Solution Makes for Seamless Meeting Experience

Instantly Book Meeting Rooms and Wirelessly Connect Displays and Remote Meeting Participants Workplace reservation software maker AgilQuest has announced the integration of the Intel Unite® solution with its popular SaaS Forum room booking software.  The Intel Unite® integration for AgilQuest’s Forum enables users to kick-start any meeting, eliminating setup time that eats into productivity.  Users … Continue reading

6 Things to Look for in a Good Coworking Space

Are you considering joining a coworking space? The demand for this service has grown considerably over recent years. New, unique office spaces are popping up all over the place to cater to the needs of remote workers, freelancers, and entrepreneurs. So, what makes a good, productive coworking space? With so many options now available, it … Continue reading

Why a Flexible Office Environment Helps Attract and Retain Top Talent

Guest Author: Jock Purtle, Digital Exits Your ability to recruit and retain talent is going to determine how successful your business will be. And in today’s job market, which consists primarily of passive job seekers, meaning people who are already employed but who would be willing to hear an offer or interview for something else, … Continue reading

The Future Office – Shiny Metal Objects in an age of Culture

I attended the Future Offices Summer 2018 conference in San Francisco and was pleasantly surprised at the content and conversations.  There has been a noticeable shift in the way we think about the workplace, and the future workplace.  This shift did not appear overnight but has been drifting into conversations over the past decade; but … Continue reading

Who Says You Can’t Measure Productivity?

I attended the Workplace Trends Conference as part of the Workplace Week New York event hosted by Advanced Workplace Associates (https://www.advanced-workplace.com/).  AgilQuest sponsored the conference, and we’re very glad we were there. First, profits from the conference went to “I have a Dream” foundation.  What a worthy cause!  Every time I saw the darn video that described this foundation, I … Continue reading

AgilQuest is a Proud Sponsor of Future Offices Summer 2018

Future Offices Summer San Francisco, CA August 22 – 24 The future of the workplace is forever changing as 2018 brings more generations than ever under one roof! Workplace strategists and global heads of real estate need to find a balanced design strategy that benefits all types of employees, teams, as well as the company’s … Continue reading

Taking the Right Steps to Creating a Flexible Workplace

Flexible Workplace environments are more popular than ever thanks to a combination of technological advancements and evolving attitudes on the work and life balance. Introducing a flexible workplace into your organization takes planning and preparation to make the impact to each department and employee positive and productive. The more organized your company approach to flexible … Continue reading

OMG! Where’s My Desk? by Sven Govaars

Our friends at WorkDesign magazine published an article from Sven Govaars regarding new work environments, and how offering employees more choice and control over where they work leads to higher productivity and engagement. Read OMG! Where’s My Desk? and then access our April webinar recording, Don’t Fence Me In: Connected Buildings, Spaces, Products and People with Sven … Continue reading

Webinar: Boosting Productivity and Employee Engagement

Gensler’s Dean Strombom and Sven Govars of Steelcase for a live discussion around how smart technology and the Internet of Things is shaping the way we connect with people, workplaces and building systems throughout the workday. Based on current research, employees who spend most of their time in the office are significantly dissatisfied with their … Continue reading

Agilquest Forum on Display at Digital Signage Expo 2018

The Agilquest Forum is one of the products showcased at the Expo as a partner in Intel’s Market Ready Internet of Things Partner Program Richmond, VA, March 22, 2018 – AgilQuest’s latest software, the Agilquest Forum will be on display as a market ready solution in the Intel booth at Digital Signage Expo (DSE) 2018. … Continue reading