By Phil Sheridan, Senior Managing Director at Robert Half
In today’s fast-paced, success-orientated world, organisations often overlook employee satisfaction and office culture when trying to grow their business. However, happy employees are more than just a nice-to-have, they are critical to the productivity and profitability of every company around the world. As organisations discover that motivated staff hold the key to long-term success, workplace happiness is increasingly becoming a business priority.
What defines happiness?
Our research shows that employees in the UK scored 67.2 per cent when questioned about happiness in their jobs. This should