Much of the user feedback we gather through user surveys of workplace environments address the factors that most impact on the individual: comfort, privacy, engagement, productivity, the ability to get work done. But the focus on the individual does not address what really makes a workplace successful – that is how people work together as teams.
Activity-Based Working, (ABW), technology, workplace, IT platform, Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
In the social and mobile workforce of today, workplaces which are more open, interactive, and flexible are barely considered ‘cutting edge’. The rapid advance of technology, and the evolution of management style has been a strong influence on workplace design shifting towards Activity-Based Working (ABW). But what does this mean for people who actually do the work?