Office Opening Checklist

Resource Overview

A comprehensive checklist to help you select and open a new office location.


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Your Problem

You need to organize an office move or open a new office.

Our Solution

We created a comprehensive Office Opening Checklist to help you select and open a new office location successfully.  This Microsoft Word checklist considers a variety of important office opening tasks under the following categories: Selecting the New Location, Submitting the Proposal and Moving into the New Office.  Once you reach the Moving into the New Office category, you will have the ability to evaluate your progress in stages: 6-12 Months before the Move, 2-6 Months before the Move, 1-2 Months before the Move, 1 Month before the Move, 1 Week before the Move and On Moving Day.

For background info, read our Executive Summary: Opening a new Office Location

Key Benefits

  • standardized, repeatable process
  • keeps an office transition on-track
  • ensures nothing gets forgotten
  • provides links to other relevant tools
  • simple checklist format


Microsoft Word Document

Estimated Time Required: 2 Hours

Skills Required: Office Management