The Working Nomad: All the Work without the Desk

    October 31, 2018
    7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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    The Back Bay Events Center
    180 Berkeley Street
    Boston, MA 02116
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    With the rising costs of Real Estate, companies are looking to their facility managers to find ways in reducing their overall footprint.  One trend in this direction is to implement a work from home program for workers who don't require daily face to face collaboration.  Our panelists will review the pros and cons of these programs and how they impact, not only the bottom line, but worker morale, collaboration, productivity, liability, and more.  Join us for this morning program in Boston's Back Bay.

    Kate Thibeault, MCR, MBA, CFM, ABCP
    VP Governance, Policy and Process Optimisation, Global Property, Pearson

    Melodee Wagen, MCR
    President, Workspace Strategies, Inc.

    Jessie Wigfall, CFM
    Senior Manager, Design & Construction Operations
    Liberty Mutual Insurance

    Learning Objectives:
    --Understand if your workforce and way of working lends itself to this type of program
    --Evaluate the benefits of a work from home program, as well as what the potential pit falls are
    --Learn how to put a pilot program into place to test its effectiveness before a full roll out

    Core Competencies Addressed:
    --Human Factors
    --Leadership & Strategy
    --Real Estate & Property Management


    $0.00 IFMA Boston Member

    $45.00 Non-Member Ticket