Smart office ROI areas
A smart office creates value in different areas of the business, ranging from saving energy, better utilization of real estate and employee productivity
The smart office is all about a more efficient use of resources. A smarter use of resources means that less time and money is wasted.
Smart office solution often generate value or savings in three major resource categories; utilities, real estate and payroll. Utilities refer to the resources that are spent on water, heating, cooling, and electricity. The real estate itself cost resources in the shape of rent or cost of ownership and payroll is the sum total of all salaries in the company.
In most companies, payroll is by far the largest expense, followed by rent or real estate costs. The cost of utilities are often much smaller than the rent. In fact, research conducted by corporate real estate advisory firm JLL has found that these size of these cost categories typically follow a pattern.