Research and common sense tell us that the work environment has a big effect on employee efficiency and morale. But are firms meeting the hopes and expectations of staff in workplace facilities? Are managers proud to invite clients or suppliers back to the office, or ashamed? MT teamed up with Stanhope and ICM Research to find out. Jeremy Myerson reports.
What does your workplace say about you or your employer? Does it breathe confidence, ambition, status and vision, as well as providing all the space and facilities you could wish for to excel at your job?
Is it perhaps just functional and adequate? Or is it a Dilbert-style cubicle farm, reeking of penny-pinching, disappointment and abbreviated horizons?