Why healthy and sustainable workplaces matter?
With staff salaries and benefits typically accounting for 90 percent of business operating costs are your employees one of the biggest business costs. By creating interiors where they can perform at their best, you get more in return for your investment.
Many studies point to the influence of the environment on the human psyche, and the associated motivation, productivity or creativity. Elements such as plenty of daylight, proper acoustics, greenery, workplace ergonomics or access to healthy food are repeatedly referred to by interior users as the most desirable.
Furthermore, 84% of the respondents wish to work for a company that has a robust, concrete mission and positive values, according to a new survey published recently by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).