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

Seiji Hoshi, Shin Ichi Tanabe, Takashi Akimoto, Masato Sasaki

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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. I., 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, Shin Ichi; Akimoto, Takashi; 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, SI, 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 SI, 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, Shin Ichi ; Akimoto, Takashi ; 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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