Over two-thirds of UK companies believe that flexible working has increased the productivity levels of the humble office worker.
In a study carried out by serviced office provider Regus, 68% of UK firms reported increased productivity as a result of flexible working practices – with additional benefits including a rise in moral, health and even making you more likely to retain talented employees.
Glasgow and Edinburgh have seen an increase in the demand for office space.
Flexibility in leases is said to be a key aspect of the leases in the current financial climate.
Research has suggested that Scotland’s two largest cities saw an increased demand for office space in 2011.
The data, which was revealed by officebroker.com stated that Edinburgh had experienced an increase of 19% whilst Glasgow saw an increase of 14% despite the unstable economy. (more…)