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Nearly 3 in 10 employees say their workplace fails to enable productivity. Lack of privacy and too much noise among top complaints. 
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Nearly 3 in 10 employees say their workplace fails to enable productivity. Lack of privacy and too much noise among top complaints. 

A survey involving over 275k global employees showed only 28% would agree with the statement "my workplace allows me to work productively." Another 15% were neutral.

Source: www.leesmanindex.com

Over 90% say individual focused or desk-based work are important to their job, yet these are spaces are what they are most lacking. 

 

More worrying is that a third of post-renovation/relocation projects deliver below average productivity. The report point to the need for more attention to post-move behavior modification.


Capital One survey links office design to innovation and employee attraction
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Capital One survey links office design to innovation and employee attraction

Capital One asked 2,500 full-time office professionals about what workplace features were most important to them.

Source: press.capitalone.com

Survey results point to need for flexibility:

  • 82% said workplace design influences innovation
  • 82% said they have their best ideas in flexible workspaces 
  • 57% said their workplace does not support innovation
  • 71% said workplace design is as important or more important than location when choosing an employer
  • Most wanted design elements are natural light and art
  • On-site food and beverages are more important than fitness facilities or even, surprisingly, quiet spaces.