Professionals in the administration field tend to overlook the importance of having a productive office design for their employees to complete their work in. Approximately 50% of employers claimed that they felt office design was a waste of company funds. Having an office space that accommodates attentive and energizing work practices has been shown to boost productivity significantly. Things such as eliminating unnecessary distractions have shown to cause a direct increase in overall company profit and efficiency.
- Over half of the employers interviewed stated that they found office design to be a waste of company funds.
- Reducing the amount of distractions within an office space can greatly increase productivity.
- Studies have shown that when an office space is designed to cater to productivity levels, profit naturally follows.
“A well-designed office space could raise production figures by almost 20%. Certain factors contribute to a more productive workspace, such as layout, noise, colour scheme, furniture, temperature, air quality, lighting and plants.”