The principle of the “sharing economy” is a good one. We all know that in business you need to make all your resources work for you. Capital should be economically utilised. Labour needs to be deployed effectively. Opportunities exist to improve utilisation by sharing resources.
The Outline Brief forms a baseline for the project. I think of it like a filter; starting with the big picture strategy which drills down through constraints, risks and budgets to functional requirements.
The design of our workplaces is evolving. What used to be an isolating environment, has been transformed by advancements in communication and technology, and a quest for greater productivity. We now live in a world where our workplaces are places of innovation, interaction, socialisation and collaboration.
Imagine a future where we don’t have to worry about running out of natural resources, climate change, and the exponential growth of our carbon footprint. In this ideal world, we would produce enough renewable energy to cover our energy consumption. Landfills would be minimal because everything would be recycled,