Photo of Lenny Beaudoin “A building is inherently a social network,” says Beaudoin at CBRE.

LOS ANGELES—With flexible working arrangements including telecommuting now an accepted business practice, nonetheless “the desire for engagement, culture and innovation is greater than ever before and is fostered by an environment of community, not dispersion,” according to CBRE Research’s latest Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs Report. “So how does an organization voluntarily draw people back into the office and remain competitive?”