Business Parks Suck (but they don't have to)
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 Published On Apr 18, 2022

I've spent a lot of my life in business parks, and the vast majority of them suck. But that's just the way it has to be, right? That's what I thought, until I had a meeting in a business park by the airport in the Netherlands.

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It's not really their fault that their business park sucked. It might be their fault that my manager sucked, though. On the bright side, I did get to see experimental high-speed printers catch fire several times, so that was cool.

Here's the FedEx building location:

The nearest train station is Hoofddorp

Includes licensed stock footage from Getty Images

0:00 My business park credentials
0:37 Getting there - Hoofddorp
1:43 I wouldn't say I've been missing it, Bob
2:09 Getting there - Mississauga
5:05 Designed for cars vs. people
5:56 Designing for transit
7:17 Smarter traffic lights
8:46 The pedestrian experience
9:39 Safety & convience for pedestrians
10:39 Ugly environments are soul-crushing
12:20 Begin rant
13:06 It's the whole experience
15:21 Patreon shout-out

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