People

Why focus and flow will matter in the hybrid workplace

Helping people to achieve a state of concentration and creative flow will be essential to the future of workplace productivity, says leading neuroscientist Fiona Kerr in an exclusive interview with the Smart Coffee Break, presented by Nestle Coffee Partners

Slack survey explores how to win the war for talent

With light at the end of the tunnel on an office return, organisations now asking how they can best attract and retain talent in the knowledge economy. A new report offers a framework

Why the return to the office matters to raising productivity

The pandemic gave workers more autonomy – now they need more face-to-face interaction if productivity at work is to improve, says leading expert Despina Katsikakis in an exclusive interview with the Smart Coffee Break, presented by Nestle Coffee Partners

Top-performing companies more likely to expand office space

The most innovative, most admired and best places to work are also those least likely to slash their office footprint, according to a Gensler’s new workplace survey of US workers

The right to flex: could new legislation empower employees?

In our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing we explore new government-led strategies to embed flexible working into the ‘new normal’ and we welcome back the long awaited in-person return of our flagship London conference

Understanding the new parameters of work life

From time management to understanding the people you work with, how can employees adapt to a different era of work? A new report by Nespresso explores how to navigate the hybrid workplace

The Great Resignation: why are knowledge workers quitting en masse?

This WORKTECH Academy briefing looks at why so many workers are leaving their jobs, how large firms are struggling with the return to the office, and what to expect at this autumn’s in-person WORKTECH event in Copenhagen

Good days at work: the value for business performance

This WORKTECH briefing looks at the business impact of having a good day at work, the social theories that govern our workplace behaviour, and this autumn’s WORKTECH Chicago