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There’s No “Going Back to Normal”

April 14, 2020
How might the COVID-19 pandemic impact human behavior?  Many are waiting out the storm with the hopes of going back to business as usual, pre-COVID. However, the longer this goes on and the greater...

Team Science: Designing Research in the Information Age

April 7, 2020
When you are creating space for people whose work will impact the future of humanity, it makes you think very seriously about what needs to be different. The Knight Cancer Research Building (KCRB) is...

Middle Managers: RIP

March 31, 2020
Surveying our practically empty studio on the last day of anything remotely resembling business as usual for our firm, we were struck by the sight of row upon row of empty desks. There was more than...

Shifting Perspective Can Maximize Space

March 25, 2020
What happens when commercial real estate becomes pricier and more difficult to find, when many industries are being pushed to operate from within the city limits, rather than move further out like...

COVID-19 and the Human Experience

March 21, 2020
Our two Design Directors are very different personalities. One is a self-confessed introvert whereas the other is always the last to leave the party. When they come together we always know we can...

Adaptation in the Virtual Office Environment

March 19, 2020
Adaptation is “a change or the process of change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment.”

The COVID-19 Future is Already Here

March 16, 2020

Smart People in Dumb Buildings

March 12, 2020
From the legendary Building 20 at MIT to the ubiquitous tilt-ups that incubated the Silicon Valley giants, many transformative innovations have been conceived in the most prosaic buildings...

What is a House?

January 27, 2020
  Homes aren’t always what they seem. In a recent article posted on CityLab, Feargus O'Sullivan explores the pragmatic origins of Amsterdam’s canal houses, coveted today as symbols of luxury and...

An Advance Strategy Holiday Card: 12 Days of Predictive Analytics

December 11, 2019
The past is no longer predictive of the future. We have a mantra at B+H that the past is no longer predictive of the future. Advance Strategy is all about working and thinking differently to ensure...