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Watch Here: Downtown Office Outlook Recap -Emerging Trends for Safe and Healthy Office Activation

May 20, 2020 Written by

Published in Downtown News and Blog

As businesses and property owners welcome employees back to their offices, health safety questions abound. In the short term, what are the emerging best practices for managing a safe office? How can we shore up employee confidence in the workplace environment? Long-term, how will health safety concerns impact office design, development, and leasing?

On May 20, the Downtown Alliance was joined by a panel of real estate experts to help answer these questions and many more. You can view the recording in its entirety below. **Several links and resources are mentioned in the recording, those can also be found below.

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Watch the full recording here

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Resource Links

-Here is the Salt Lake Chamber's Office Reactivation Plan 1.1. The Chamber and Downtown Alliance published the plan to all employees prior to reactivating their office with a phased process of bringing back employees incrementally.  This may be a useful communication resource that can be adapted for your office reactivation.

-Recovery Readiness Guide and THE SAFE SIX CHECKLIST 

-Six Feet Office – Our “Living Lab” in the Netherlands   

-Strategies to support the Covid Crisis

-Colliers Back to Work Navigator

-CBRE’s Return-to-Work Survey Summary

-CBRE's Landlord Briefing Guide