Designing Out Loneliness in the Workplace

We spend one third of our life working, but 60% of people feel lonely at work and 1.2 million office workers suffer from chronic loneliness (chronic loneliness is a harmful as having 15 cigarettes a day!) The problem hurts happiness and productivity, costing employers between £2–3.7 billion every year (that’s in the UK alone!)The Loneliness Lab You may remember … Continue reading Designing Out Loneliness in the Workplace

New Research: UK offices lack spaces that enhance productivity & wellbeing

Author: Maggie Procopi New research by Office Genie has discovered many of Britain’s workplaces are not catering to employees’ needs. Workspaces are lacking distinct, tailor-made areas that could enable employees to work more effectively - particularly introverted workers. Key points of interest: Most people don’t have the spaces they need to do their job effectively … Continue reading New Research: UK offices lack spaces that enhance productivity & wellbeing