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Yodit Stanton

Yodit Stanton
Yodit has designed and built large scale data systems for various sectors and has played a key role in leading development teams to run critical trading and machine learning infrastructure for FTSE500 companies such as, Deutsche Bank, Man Investments, Nomura and Lehman Brothers. With over two decades of experience as a Data and Machine Learning Engineer, Yodit specialises in predictive modeling for real time systems, social network analysis and middleware development.

Recent Posts

How data and technology can optimise workplace utilisation

Posted by Yodit Stanton
 
Reading time: 3 minutes
 
Today's workforce is rapidly changing with people being more connected than ever before. Employees expect to have a choice of where to work, whether from home or in offices that provide spaces for different types of work modes as standard. Most organisations are adapting work practices such as activity based working but the challenge still remains 'how much space do I need and how do I use the space I have effectively?'.
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Content topics: Workplace technology, How to increase workplace utilisation

How to measure workplace occupancy

Posted by Yodit Stanton
Reading time: 3 minutes
 
Workplace design and management is moving away from gut feel and anecdotal information to being more data driven. Site managers are using a combination of occupancy and environmental data to drive conversations around what type of workplaces are best suited to their organisation.
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Content topics: Workplace technology, How to increase workplace utilisation

Building a roadmap towards Activity Based Working

Posted by Yodit Stanton

Reading time: 9 minutes

Activity-based working (ABW) is about providing employees with a range of options for how they carry out their activities in the workspace. Instead of every employee having a fixed desk, which they are expected to use for every task, ABW provides spaces for informal or formal meetings, collaborative and open areas for project work as well as quieter spaces for tasks that require more focus. The flexible workspace is one of 2019's key trends.

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Content topics: Enabling smart buildings, How to increase workplace utilisation

4 key Workplace Trends in 2019

Posted by Yodit Stanton

Reading time: 9 minutes

Looking ahead in 2019 here are 4 key Workplace trends that are shaping real estate office spaces from niche or early adopters to mainstream norms, where the wider drive are changes in the way work itself is done.

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Content topics: Facilities and Workplace trends, Enabling smart buildings

3 key types of workspace occupancy sensors

Posted by Yodit Stanton

Reading time: 9 minutes

One of the biggest challenges we hear from Corporate Real Estate, Facility and Workplace Teams is ‘how do I know if this space is being over or under utilised?’.  Most of the time it is guesswork based on hearsay or conducting a laborious manual count of occupancy, an inefficient way of measuring utilisation.

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Content topics: Enabling smart buildings, Workplace technology

Why workplace designers are using sensors

Posted by Yodit Stanton

Reading time: 4 minutes

Workspace designers as well as corporate real estate and facility teams are turning to smart sensor technology to optimise their usage of office buildings to deliver productivity and improve UX for employees.

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Content topics: Facilities and Workplace trends, Enabling smart buildings, Workplace technology

How data is shaping Corporate Real Estate Strategies

Posted by Yodit Stanton

Reading time: 7 minutes

Technology and the increasing need for data is changing the real estate industry, both from an investment and management point of view. With the wealth of financial information required by institutional investors, Real Estate Managers are increasingly challenged with:

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Content topics: Facilities and Workplace trends, Enabling smart buildings, Workplace technology