Did you know that where you sit in the office has an effect on your work and productivity? It also has an effect on your employee’s happiness and overall work satisfaction. New research from Harvard Business School has emerged, proving that sitting with colleagues with a complementary work style has a positive effect on office productivity.
How does your company or organisation make decisions? Do your employees have the opportunity to interact and collaborate with their colleagues and managers on a regular basis? Do your team projects require input from various team members from a range of departments? A workplace should be a democracy rather than a dictatorship and according to WeWork’s latest survey, 70% of happy employees find that collaboration is one of the keys to being content in the workplace.
Christmas is a great time of the year to spend time with your family, treat each other to special gifts and of course, eat our fill of delicious Christmas food. But what if you or your employees are stuck in work over the Christmas? It can be hard to keep staff motivated in the run-up to the big day but here are our top tips:
Office layout and furniture are of utmost importance, not only to our bodies but it has a huge impact on the way we work too. Bad furniture and a bad environment can leave us feeling uncomfortable, tired and less productive. We are noticing more and more clients upgrading their desks and workstations so we’ve put together a handy guide below:
Anyone who lives in Ireland, especially Dublin, knows that the Irish summer is a rare and elusive phenomenon which is rarely seen and even more rarely lasts more than a couple of days! We are lucky to have had a spell of bright, dry weather this year so we should get out and enjoy it. Here are some of the best places to visit while the sun is shining!
With Brexit coming ever closer, there are a lot of companies in the UK worried about their futures in Britain. Companies may need to stay within European laws and although unconfirmed, European and overseas staff may need to apply for visas to continue to work in the UK. A lot of companies have decided to relocate due to these uncertainties and the most obvious choice is Dublin, Ireland. Here’s why:
We are hosting an afternoon of fun, fashion & makeovers in the Osprey Hotel in Naas on Sunday 25th March and asking ladies to donate unwanted and suitable clothes to a great cause. Gail’s Rails, one of Ireland's leading fashion bloggers and image consultant, will be there to give a helping hand and with useful fashion advice.
The ladies here in Premier Business Centre in Citywest have decided to celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day in style. We are hosting a fabulous cream tea, arranged by Social Bee, a mobile afternoon tea company, to support Dress for Success Dublin.
Premier Business Centres are delighted to introduce our brand new location on O’Connell Street for serviced offices in the heart of Dublin’s bustling city centre. Here’s why O’Connell Street is the perfect location for your office.