How to Create a Workplace People Never Want to Leave
Here’s the start of a write-up from a Google employee on the importance of architecture and interior design on keeping and retaining employees…
The No. 1 thing is to listen to what employees need. We found that they need a lot of diversity. There are so many ways to work—as a team, solo—and so many kinds of workers, from introverts to extroverts and so on. We create many different places so people can be as productive as possible—from formal and informal conference rooms to open spaces to stretching and yoga areas and gyms. One trick is to design spaces with a diversity of scale, light, and mood.
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