Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work

Seiji Hoshi, Shinichi Tanabe, Takahi Akimoto, Masato Sasaki

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Abstract

    A survey was conducted in office which has characteristic open-spaces etc. The purpose of this paper is to discover a space which office workers require. "A hundred squares calculation" and "word association" were used to grasp influence of difference in the work environment on office workers in an evenhanded fashion. At the same time, a questionnaire survey was conducted. A person who feels likability and satisfaction to office environment tended to elevate his motivation for the task in the paper. And the relationship between motivation and performance was shown in this paper. The improvement of the work environment can possibly influence performance of office tasks.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009
    Publication statusPublished - 2009
    Event9th International Healthy Buildings Conference and Exhibition, HB 2009 - Syracuse, NY
    Duration: 2009 Sep 132009 Sep 17

    Other

    Other9th International Healthy Buildings Conference and Exhibition, HB 2009
    CitySyracuse, NY
    Period09/9/1309/9/17

    Keywords

    • Motivation
    • Office
    • Productivity
    • Work environment

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Civil and Structural Engineering
    • Building and Construction

    Cite this

    Hoshi, S., Tanabe, S., Akimoto, T., & Sasaki, M. (2009). Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work. In 9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009

    Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work. / Hoshi, Seiji; Tanabe, Shinichi; Akimoto, Takahi; Sasaki, Masato.

    9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009. 2009.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Hoshi, S, Tanabe, S, Akimoto, T & Sasaki, M 2009, Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work. in 9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009. 9th International Healthy Buildings Conference and Exhibition, HB 2009, Syracuse, NY, 09/9/13.
    Hoshi S, Tanabe S, Akimoto T, Sasaki M. Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work. In 9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009. 2009
    Hoshi, Seiji ; Tanabe, Shinichi ; Akimoto, Takahi ; Sasaki, Masato. / Influence of work environment on performance of workers in office for creative work. 9th International Conference and Exhibition - Healthy Buildings 2009, HB 2009. 2009.
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