TITLE

The impact of office design on business performance

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Management Services;Autumn2005, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the influence of office design on business performance. Research on the relationship between office design and business productivity has generally started from design variables and then has sought to establish some organizational or business consequence. The cost of providing accommodation for office workers in terms of both capital or construction costs and building running costs is dwarfed by the costs of employees' salaries and benefits. In corporate real estate, efficiency has principally come to mean spatial efficiency. In assessing staff satisfaction, organizational factors, such as hierarchy and reward systems, have the largest influence, followed by individual factors, such as aspiration and loyalty. INSETS: Bad offices 'cost UK business billions';Does office art improve productivity?.
ACCESSION #
18379134

 

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