Increase Job Satisfaction & Organizational Commitment
Lin and team investigated the influence of interruptions on office worker stress levels.
Kemp and Williams analyzed business meetings in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Rodgers investigates the relationship between newsroom design and news reported through a case study of the Toronto Star workspace.
Congdon and Gall present Steelcase’s recent research linking culture and design, which builds on the work of others, such as Geert Hofstede, in useful graphics at the web address noted in the citation, below.
How important is office design to workers compared to other work factors?
In a 2012 presentation at Light Canada/IIDEX 2012, Jennifer Veitch of the National Research Council Canada effectively summarized the findings of office lighting research carried out by her, her colleagues, and other researchers.
Intel Labs identifies trends related to the future world of work in a recent white paper.
Researchers from the University of Utrecht (Semin, de Groot, Smeets, Kaldewaij, and Duijndam) have confirmed that humans use chemical signals to communicate emotional states to other humans.
Designers and facility managers often measure job satisfaction when work environments are modified.