university Our Books, Reports and White Papers
Philip Ross has published some of the leading books globally on new workstyles. These are available in languages including Korean, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin as well as English editions.
Report: VWork - Measuring the benefits of agility at work
This report identifies the three Vs: Virtual, adVantage and Value that will define the benefits of agile working as it emerges over the next decade. As the concept of ‘virtuality’ gains ground, monetising agility and creating a robust business case for changing the way we work will become essential. Winning strategies at work is all about success. And this success is for both employer and employee as the concept of VWork delivers dividends in a number of areas.
Report: AGILITY @ Work - The impact of six forces on the way we work
This report sets out to predict the future of work. It presents six trends or forces that are reshaping work, and in turn allowing companies to change the way they organise work. These external forces are: demography, culture, technology, sustainability, transport and property. Together they not only comprise the key overheads of a business, but also the drivers of change that no company can ignore if it is to get into shape as the world emerges from recession.
Report: Collabor8 - 8 principles for successful collaboration
This report sets out to look at the rise of collaborative work. It will look at both synchronous and asynchronous working, and review the benefits being derived from early adopters of collaborative spaces. It looks at the drivers of change, from technology and work process, to demographics and sustainability, and defines a set of eight features or principles for the future of collaboration.
Report: Digital Communities - Cities, spaces and third places
The report looks at Digital Britain and the road to ubiquitous connectivity, next generation wireless for buildings and cities and intelligent municipal infrastructure. It also explores best practice for local authorities to build, support and share digital infrastructure through case studies of innovation.
Report: Sustainability in the Workplace
This report draws on the experience of leading organisations to provide an insight into the benefits of reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions in the workplace, recommendations for a reduction strategy and future directions.