The future of work is here. More specifically, the future of our workplaces is here. Companies are realizing the value of focusing on the environment for their employees. Creating a more human-centered workplace has a lasting impact on employees, the company, and the bottom-line as a whole.
A place of work is a living environment that helps individuals and businesses craft and experience a rewarding fusion of life and work. An embedded experience is a primary differentiator whenever individuals engage with an organization and it should play a core role within every company – both strategically and operationally.
This week on #WorkTrends host Meghan M. Biro welcomed Michael Jordan, Leader of the JLL People & Process consulting practice, to discuss why the workplace is more than a property or building.
Here are a few key points that Michael shared:
- Employee demographics can have a lot to do with how companies decide workplace style and corporate real estate portfolio
- 47% of workers said that being able to concentrate is the top priority in the workplace, but they still need to be able to collaborate
- Your experience with the workplace starts way before you get to the office
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