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Survey-based Research Initiatives

knowledge_center_thumb_2015In conjunction with Strategic Gold Partners, CoreNet Global conducts a series of survey-based research initiatives. The research topics cover a wide-range of issues and trends facing today's corporate real estate professionals, such as workplace, change management, partnering with shared services, and location strategy. Conducting these Surveys allows CoreNet Global to create a body of corporate real estate research, allowing members to stay at the forefront of ongoing trends. Research findings are posted on the Knowledge Center, CoreNet Global's web-based knowledge repository.

Why should I take these surveys?

  • Survey takers, who share their information with us, are invited to exclusive webinars where subject matter experts present the Survey findings. Attendees get a first look at the results and have the opportunity to interact with the presenters during the Q&A sessions.
  • We respect your privacy, and as such, all survey responses are presented in aggregate form, and never tied to any individual or company.  Any contact information you share is kept private, and only used to share results.
  • Membership is not required to take a survey. Knowledge Center Online. Click here for more information on becoming a member.

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2017 Survey-based Research

May 2017 – CoreNet Global and CBRE Global Occupier Survey
Do you wish you had more insight into the management strategies, operational benchmarks and workplace trends of your peers? Check out the results of our recent webinar and hear the insights from our survey with CBRE, which sought to understand and gather the views of corporate real estate occupiers from across the world! This survey was part of a larger annual study that compiled hundreds of responses from executives managing projects and portfolios, globally.
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April 2017 – CoreNet Global and Cushman & Wakefield Urbanization Survey
This webinar revealed the results of our survey collaboration with Cushman & Wakefield on Urbanization. The survey sought to understand the motivations behind why corporations choose to either move to urban areas or choose to not move to urban areas. It also gave an insight into where respondents expect companies, millennials, and established professionals to live.
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April 2017 – CoreNet Global and Deloitte Performance Management in Corporate Real Estate Survey
This webinar revealed the results of the Performance Management Survey conducted by CoreNet Global and Deloitte. In 2012 CoreNet Global and Deloitte conducted a Performance Management Survey of CRE leaders. The survey focused on current and future trends in performance measurement and management, and it generated insights for CoreNet Global membership and students in the MCR program. In 2016, we reprised the survey with the aim of exploring how CRE organizations are evolving their performance management capabilities and where challenges continue to limit organizational maturity. In addition, the survey delved into technology and data related practices and challenges for performance management, as well as the alignment of the CRE performance management program with broader business objectives.
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March 2017 - CoreNet Global and Steelcase Digital Privacy Survey
Survey collaboration with Steelcase and Radius Global Market Research. Data is power in today's age, and this adage applies to Corporate Real Estate and Facilities as well. In order to make the most impact and initiate strategies that will succeed, having the correct data is imperative. This webinar aimed to give a better understanding of what data is relevant and important to CRE professionals, how they gather that data, and the comfort level of employees, as this data is gathered.
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March 2017 - CoreNet Global and Cushman & Wakefield Coworking: Understanding the Ongoing Evolution Survey
In recent years, co-working spaces have become increasingly prevalent across the globe. Through this webinar you will to get a better understanding of what the impetus behind adaptation of co-working is. Furthermore, how does an organization's portfolio strategy influence the decision to include co-working as part of their workplace scheme, and how does location factor into this equation. Additionally, we will highlight what other factors influence this decision.
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March 2017 - CoreNet Global and ISS How to create a best-in-class workplace experience based on technology and services Survey
Survey collaboration with ISS and Copenhagen Institute of Future Studies.This presentation highlights insights into the future of service and especially Service Management by unfolding the latest trends and drivers that will shape customer standards, service standards, technology and input on what constitutes excellent service as we move towards 2020 and beyond.
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2016 Survey-based Research

December 2016 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2016 End User Compensation Survey
As a service to its Corporate Occupiers (End User members), CoreNet Global is pleased to present the 2016 CoreNet Global End User Compensation Survey. Sponsored by CoreNet Global and conducted by FPL Associates L.P., this survey is designed to provide internal corporate real estate (CRE) organization professionals with competitive compensation levels and current information regarding the design, features, and administration of compensation programs. This year's survey received responses from 141 End User members, representing 129 organizations. We extend our sincere appreciation to all participants for providing valuable information.
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December 2016 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Outsourcing in Facilities Management: 2011 / 2016 Survey Results & Comparison
Discover emerging trends in cross-region and global FM services and identify techniques to increase control and visibility over local operations around the world.
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December 2016 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Corporate Real Estate & Facilities' (CRE&F's) Evolving Role in Supporting Employee Health and Wellness Initiatives Survey
The goal of this survey was to analyze how CRE&F departments support employee health and wellness initiatives within their broader organizations.
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September 2016 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Innovations in Understanding the End-User Experience Survey
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July 2016 - CoreNet Global and Cushman & Wakefield What Occupiers Want 2016: CRE and C-Suite Strategy Alignment Survey
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May 2016 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Management Practices in Global Corporate Real Estate Organizations Survey
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April 2016 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Understanding the Image of CRE as a Profession and Career Survey
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February 2016 – CoreNet Global and ISS Future of Outsourcing and Perspectives for Facility Management Survey
Survey collaboration with ISS and Copenhagen Institute of Future Studies. Moving beyond 2020, megatrends are reshaping outsourcing in several ways. New models of collaboration are emerging, and we are shifting towards business propositions rooted in relationships and outcomes, rather than transactions and inputs. The future of outsourcing will be characterized by a high degree of collaboration in order to boost global competitiveness. Outsourcing is evolving to accommodate new market needs and the growing complexity of the challenges that will continue to face businesses in the future. Organizations will be demanding more from Facility Management as they come to realize the strategic value of work, workforce and workplace in enabling organizational transformation.
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January 2016 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Manufacturing Industry Survey
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January 2016 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2015 End User Compensation Survey
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2015 Survey-based Research

May 2015 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Understanding the Value and Benefit of Customer Relationship Management Survey
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May 2015 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Innovation and CRE Survey
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January 2015 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2014 End User Compensation Survey
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2014 Survey-based Research

November 2014 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Facility Management Operational Excellence Survey
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September 2014 -
CoreNet Global and Deloitte Evolving Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Operating Models and Organizational Structures - Impacts of Prevailing Trends Survey
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September 2014 - CoreNet Global and DTZ What Occupiers Want: Value Beyond cost Survey
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June 2014 - CoreNet Global and Johnson Controls Sustaining Talent through Wellbeing in the Workplace Survey
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May 2014 - CoreNet Global and Johnson Controls Digitization of Facilities Management Survey
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April 2014 -CoreNet Global 2014 Facilities Management Survey
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April 2014 - CoreNet Global and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank HR, CRE, IT & Finance Partners in Strategy Survey
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March 2014 - CoreNet Global and DTZ Urban Relocation Survey
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January 2014 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2013 End User Compensation Survey
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2013 Survey-based Research

December 2013 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Capital Planning: Measuring the Return on Capital for Office Facilities Projects Survey
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November 2013 - CoreNet Global and Johnson Controls Strategic Talent Management - Leveraging Human Capital Survey
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November 2013 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Workplace Experience Survey
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October 2013 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Next Generation Program Management Offices: Enabling Service Delivery & Strategic Partnerships Survey
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October 2013 - CoreNet Global and Deloitte Outsourcing Survey
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September 2013 - CoreNet Global and Johnson Controls Strategic Data Center Management: Transforming Fear into Opportunity Survey
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April 2013 - CoreNet Global 2012 Location Strategy Survey
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March 2013 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Getting Big Things Done – Successfully Driving Big Initiatives Survey
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March 2013 - CoreNet Global and CBRE CRE Customer Relationship Management – Enabling Organizational Success Survey
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March 2013 - CoreNet Global and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Technology: Reporting and Analytics Survey
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January 2013 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2012 End User Compensation Survey
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2012 Survey-based Research

December 2012 - CoreNet Global and Johnson ControlsBooming Workforce Survey
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November 2012 - CoreNet Global and Deloitte Performance Management Survey
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June 2012 - CoreNet Global and Johnson Controls Service Delivery and Outsourcing: Rising to the Challenge Survey
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May 2012 - CoreNet Global and Sodexo Human Capital and Work-Related Quality of Life Survey
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March 2012 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Do Green Buildings Make Dollars and Sense Survey
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February 2012 - CoreNet Global and CBRE Upskilling the CRE Organization Survey
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January 2012 - CoreNet Global and FPL 2011 End User Compensation Study
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For more information, contact

Sonali Tare
Director, Knowledge and Research
Phone: +1 (404) 589-3206