Workplace landscape is ever-evolving. Besides flexibility & openness in the last decade another important factor woven into the workplace fabric is sustainability. A growing number of businesses are realizing the importance of sustainable workplaces putting employee experience at its nub. And at many levels it has become a critical factor to attract and retain talent. Companies are putting in significant efforts to create sustainable office spaces that respect the environment, increase employee productivity and correlate to happier employee experiences.
But what has been the mainstay of sustainability at workplaces? Let’s take a look.
Revamping the Office Space Design
Companies are revamping their office space designs by making them nature-inspired using natural alternative materials while fostering their openness & transparency. Natural design elements subtly promote the open culture and infuse more breathing space at the workplace. Likewise vertical gardens imbued within workplace designs spread greenery with specifically chosen plants having air purifying qualities. Positioning indoor plants in walk-through areas & on the work-desks along with conscientious maintenance of porch areas is increasingly becoming an essential element of workplace design helping companies build a deep green environment. This not only boosts employee health but also keeps them recharged throughout. Continue reading “The Rise of Sustainable Office Spaces”