Employees who are the most productive are also the happiest at work. Here are five things organizations, bosses and individuals can do to have a happier and productive workforce.
And what do we know about employees who are happiest at work? Our research tells us that they are:
Twice as productive
Stay five times longer in their jobs
Six times more energized
Take 10 times less sick leave
And we’ve found other benefits.
Happier workers help their colleagues 33% more than their least happy colleagues; raise issues that affect performance 46% more; achieve their goals 31% more and are 36% more motivated.