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Office Design and Work Productivity


The environment in which work is performed as well as how the work that needs to get done is designed makes a significant impact on people’s productivity and wellness.  The need for employers to incorporate ergonomics and human factors in the design of the environment as well as the design of the work is clear if they are to optimize the performance of their workforce.  I came across an article recently that spoke to the design of the office environment and its effects on worker psychology.  I encourage you to click on the article link and read more about how the impact of the following factors:

·        Open plan vs. cubicles

·        Color

·        Windows and lighting

·        Location of your boss