BENEFITS OF CLEAN WORKPLACE
Cleanliness workspace is essential for a variety of reasons that cannot be shelved. The productivity and well-being of the organisation are directly impacted by the working environment of the employees.
Concentration and productivity is compromised by untidy workspace. It is also medically proven that cleaner environments promote willingness to work and improve concentration. De-cluttered workstations of the employees reduce the chances of distraction and employees feel comfortable in their space which positively elevates their performance.
EMPLOYEE WELL-BEING: There are two factors involved with cleanliness in the workspace. Cleaner offices are beneficial to both the physical and mental health of their inhabitants. It is also witnessed that there is a steady decrease in workforce satisfaction if cleanliness is not maintained. Furthermore, messy spaces also impact the mental health of the employees and lower their concentration span while heightening frustrations and inter-organisational conflicts.
ELEVATE YOUR BRAND: The first impression of your company’s office is a direct reflection of how your organisation operate. Neat and clean offices leave everlasting impressions on the stakeholders. Cleanliness will help attract resourceful clients, potential employees and keep the current workforce happier. This reflects that keeping your workplace clean offers tangible benefits to your organisation.
COST-EFFECTIVE: It is undeniably true that unhygienic workplaces are breeding grounds for several diseases that impact the workers in both the short and long terms. Research states that almost a quarter of the companies lose approximately 14 per cent of their annual working days (more than 51 days in a year) due to sickness, and one can expect an equal percentage of loss in their productivity and profits which is a cause for concern.
So, cleaner work environments will not only save costs by enhancing productivity but also prevent losses due to sickness of employees.