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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...

Lessons from Environments for Aging 2019

November 15, 2019
We are redefining “age.”  It is no longer a strong predictor of professional experience, personal or economic situation, or much of anything at all. How we progress through our lives is no longer the...

Invisible X: The Hospitality Industry Is Overlooking an Important Question

November 15, 2019
In recent years, a slew of social media attention, marketing studies, and news reports have been dedicated to the generation gap — particularly the one between Millennials and Baby Boomers. Volumes...

Longevity vs. Fluidity: A Different Approach to New (and Old) Spaces

November 15, 2019
A few years ago, General Electric Canada asked us to review and revamp a corporate campus from the 1980s. GE is a very different company than it was 20 years ago, and their workforce is different,...

3 Things to Look for in a Development Partner

November 15, 2019
Partnering is now the standard for many development projects, so choosing the right partner is essential. You’re not only putting your resources on the line, but you’re also starting a working...