Why do you care if employees are happy at work?
Employees impact not only the atmosphere of the workplace and other co-workers — they also impact the bottom line — the reason you’re in business in the first place.
If you wonder how much, consider these numbers from Fast Company‘s post: Happiness Secrets from the Staff of Delivering Happiness at Work:
- 33% Higher Profitability (Gallup)
- 43% More Productive (Hay Group)
- 37% Higher Sales (Shawn Archor)
- 300% More Innovative (HBR)
- 51% Lower Turnover (Gallup)
- 50% Less Safety Incidents (Babcock Marine Clyde)
- 66% Decrease in Sick Leave (Forbes)
- 125% Less Burnout (HBR)
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