Increase someone’s productivityby as much as 20 percent simply by allowing the person adequate daylight during the workday. Research by the British Commission for Architecture and the Council for Offices also found that adequate sunlight reduces absenteeism by up to 15 percent.
—Adapted from “Poor Workplace Design Damages Productivity,” Management Issues News.
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