Office life: How the modern office is killing our creativity

On a wintry afternoon in February, a veteran British adman named Roger Mavity walked into a drab meeting room at the Financial Times to tell a bunch of journalists how to do their jobs better.
He and Stephen Bayley, the design guru, were about to publish How to Steal Fire, yet another book on one of […]

By |2019-04-08T11:19:39-04:00April 6th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, google nyc hq2, Manhattan Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space|Comments Off on Office life: How the modern office is killing our creativity

New York Law Firms Seek New Offices to Lure Attorneys in Jobs Known for Long Hours

New York City law firms are accelerating their race for modern office space to recruit newly minted Manhattan attorneys who typically spend huge amounts of their waking hours at work.

In Manhattan, where law firm relocations are on the rise, Linklaters has signed for roughly 81,000 square feet for three floors of space at 

By |2019-03-22T08:25:17-04:00March 20th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Office Space Near Amazon - LIC, Soho Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on New York Law Firms Seek New Offices to Lure Attorneys in Jobs Known for Long Hours

Nearly a Dozen Real Estate Honchos Charged in College Cheating Scheme

Nearly a dozen real estate CEOs were among the nearly 50 people charged in a nationwide scheme to cheat on college entrance exams to get children into elite colleges, federal prosecutors said.

The mostly California-based suspects, which include a former Cushman & Wakefield broker and the former CEO of investment management firm Pimco, allegedly bribed coaches and school administrators […]

By |2019-03-22T08:11:21-04:00March 17th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, Manhattan Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Nearly a Dozen Real Estate Honchos Charged in College Cheating Scheme

Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

With e-commerce dominant, even one of the sexiest retail proprietors around is having trouble making the business model work.

Tesla chief executive officer Elon Musk announced in a call with reporters yesterday that the company would close stores and move all car sales online in an effort to cut […]

By |2019-03-22T06:37:01-04:00March 7th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, NYC Office Space, Plaza District Office Space, Tribeca Office Space|Comments Off on Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

Working remotely has made me a monster

I’m now in my third week of reporting, on the road, from the autumn/winter 2019 shows. And I do
mean the road. I’m walking around sending emails, I’m looking at PDFs in the car, I’m editing and
signing off page layouts while waiting for fashion shows to begin while sat on a bench that has only
allocated a […]

Success in 2018, Working for you in 2019

As I look back on 2018, I am particularly proud that our company served as real estate advisor to the diversified clients identified below.  We assisted these firms with a variety of important real estate matters including relocating their offices, subleasing their space or renegotiating their office lease. However, we are not resting on our […]

By |2019-03-01T13:20:40-04:00March 1st, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, Manhattan Office Space, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Success in 2018, Working for you in 2019

Losing Amazon HQ2 would be bad for NYC

When Amazon announced last year that New York City and the Washington, D.C., area would share Amazon’s much-coveted second headquarters — and would get  25,000 high-paying jobs apiece  — much of the country was green with envy, and a little surprised.

That the company struck deals with these two urban, East Coast areas […]

By |2019-02-08T16:45:43-04:00February 8th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, Office Space Near Amazon - LIC|Comments Off on Losing Amazon HQ2 would be bad for NYC

How do I change my habits?

This week’s problem

Every now and then I feel the need to become more productive and collected at work, and decide to change my sleeping habits, start exercising, write a morning journal or something similar. Each time it lasts for a few weeks before I fall back to my old habits. How do I maintain new […]

By |2019-01-14T09:41:11-04:00January 14th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on How do I change my habits?

Allow yourself to embrace ‘Jomo’ — the joy of missing out

Miranda Green JANUARY 6, 2019

Clearly none of us is getting any younger. But it still seemed remarkable that colleagues in the FT office on New Year’s Day were competing not about how late they stayed out the night before, nor about the wildness of the parties, but about who managed to get to bed before […]

9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacks

We all have the same number of hours in a week, but for some of us the demands on our time are greater. This is true with CEOs. A study published in Harvard Business Review found that each week CEOs work an average of 62.5 hours and attend 37 meetings. Getting the most out of their […]

By |2018-11-14T13:02:21-04:00November 14th, 2018|Chelsea Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on 9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacks