Canary Wharf Owner Spurns Takeover Bid From Qatar and Brookfield

Songbird Estates said that the $3.47 billion offer from the Qatar Investment Authority and Brookfield Property Partners undervalued the company.
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It is perhaps the right timer for some of the larger corporates to decentralise their operations primarily for security purposes.

Another advantage would be that many of the workers would be able to relocate closer to their work place, which could prove to be more productive instead of spending many hours travelling and getting frustrated with delays in traffic or even with public transport. Providing secure parking on site will also prove to be popular with the workforce, even if this means having parking under the building or if not practical (water seepage), under the offices.

If the corporates are Head Offices there doesn't have to be ground floor entrances, since all services should be able to be delivered from branches operating in other centres. Head Office should be for Management and their support staff only, and not operating staff. Policies are determined by Head Office and closer monitored by experienced Head Office personnel. This will do two main things for the organisation - train future Management staff and reduce the size of the Head Office component.

Does this sound practical - if not put it into a melting pot and let all Top Management discuss the pros and cons and see what come out of these discussions. Good luck

0 2015-12-12 22:00:52 - robert hendry

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