The heart of every company is its employees, and recent years have seen great shifts in business toward supporting employee health and wellness. Companies around the globe have been creating new initiatives to improve their employees’ diet and exercise habits, encourage good hydration, and even take more breaks from work to de-stress.
In addition to helping employees build these positive habits, it turns out that simply providing a sufficient amount of natural light provides significant benefits to employees’ mental and physical health.
Aside from simply saving electricity and providing an opportunity to check the weather, having plenty of windows and natural lighting can boost employees’ mood and even boost energy and productivity. With the right office design that provides the right amount of natural light, a business could see great gains in innovation and overall employee satisfaction.
Check out the infographic below for more fascinating details on how the right lighting and office design can support employee health and happiness.