Case Study – When Plans Change on a Dime, Are You Ready?

Avison Young was able to assist office tenants, hospitals, vendors and contractors who all faced logistical problems when their delivery plans were upended by the COVID-19 shutdowns. No. 1 – New Project An office furniture group had a full shipment … Continued

How Secure Is Your Workplace? Emergency Preparedness for Targeted Violence

Mr. Jin Kim, Active Shooter Subject Matter Expert and FBI retiree, provides guidance on emergency preparedness for targeted violence attacks. Excerpts from our conversation… 1) What is the first step in preparing for emergencies involving active shooters, bomb threats and … Continued

Millennials Pushing Business Boundaries

Warning: This article may hurt your feelings.  Millennials are starting to fill leadership and executive positions. What does it mean for business etiquette and the transformation of what’s acceptable? Below are tell-tale signs you are dealing with a millennial. NOT … Continued

Project Management Principle

To add to the cover story, below are three key ways to be proactive and not reactive to emergencies. 1) Create Emergency Action / Preparedness Plan – Start with a security risk assessment and identify vulnerabilities. Then, you must create, … Continued