Thirty years ago, the majority of workplace communication took place by landline phones and fax machines. Twenty years ago, nearly everyone worked in a sea of cubicles. Ten years ago, forward-thinking leaders were extolling the virtues of collaboration and the open office space planning. Now many are realizing it’s good to have some walls and adopting activity-based working.
It’s safe to say workspaces have changed dramatically over the past few decades.
What can workplace leaders expect in the coming years? To help you make the best decisions for your organization, we rounded up 15 eye-opening statistics that provide insight into the workplace design of the future.