Creating a great place to work for employees is at an all time high in terms of importance and priorities. After all, to retain top talent within any industry one has to offer valuable perks and have a workspace that employees love to come to.
First Things First
In order to make a workspace a better place, one first needs to recognize any weaknesses or areas that needs improvement from within the office. For instance, doing something as simple as letting in more natural light into the office can pay huge dividends. There are countless upon countless of articles and research done on how natural light is the best and easiest way to make the workspace better, so starting here may be a good idea for many businesses.
Analyzing the workspace to see where improvements can be made will help speed up the overall process. Instead on having the mentality that the entire office needs to be overhauled, recognize the strengths of the current workspace and what doesn’t need to be changed, and then from there, look at the areas that can be improved on and how to make those changes happen.
“Access to natural light is a great way to ensure that productivity stays high within the office; efficiency is increased when employees have access to natural light.” – William Reid, Senior Account Manager.
Businesses that keep putting off integrating technology into the workspace are only hurting themselves and will have a huge issue in a number of years when all industries move towards the digital space. More and more businesses use video conferencing to conduct internal meetings and even sales presentations. Modern, sleek and responsive websites are crushing competitor websites that don’t adhere to the same principles. And brands that put in the investment to go digital are getting huge returns on investments.
Digital transformation is no longer a fad waiting to go away. Companies that put in the time and resources to go digital have proven time and time again that they stay ahead of the competition.
Providing access to new technologies can allow workers within the office to achieve new heights. Investing in new technologies and making them accessible is an excellent way to attract top talent. – Gary McIntosh, Senior Account Manager.
Provide the Latest and Greatest
It’s no secret that workers in today’s workforce want access to the latest health and ergonomic trends. Whether it’s providing workers height adjustable desks or providing top of the line health and wellness perks like gym discounts, it’s not an out of reach goal to provide the office with perks that will not only make employees more healthier, but also provide boosts to workplace morale.
Businesses that can provide ergonomic furniture to their employees see a bigger increase in productivity, efficiency and overall morale. – Nicole Wynkoop, Project Designer.
AOI Can Help
Give AOI a call today at 630-784-7730 and one of our experts can give you a detailed demonstration on how your business can benefit from our health and wellness workspace solutions.