In Pursuit of a Happy Office

Working in an office can have drawbacks for staff and as a result, for the business they work for too.

Ensuring that staff remain happy at all times whilst in the workplace is virtually impossible. With happiness having a direct impact on productivity and efficiency it’s essential that businesses do all that they can to keep staff engaged.

Juice have collated a range of research and data that shows how employers can keep their staff motivated through methods that they perhaps didn’t know about; using lighting, atmosphere and plants. You can see this data presented in a handy infographic below.

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The Evolution of the Viral Video and Why You Want to Get On Board

videoDid you know online video now accounts for 50 percent of all mobile traffic? Plus, according to Dr. James McQuivey of Forrester Research, one minute of video equates in value to 1.8 million words. That’s about 3,600 typical web pages!

To understand why video has become so important in our visual society, take a minute and read (and watch!)  The Slow Evolution of the Viral Video: A Decade of Developments from Shutterstock.

Here’s a snippet:

The Slow Evolution of the Viral Video: A Decade of Developments — The Shutterstock Blog

Take your Wayback Machine back to 2006 — a simpler time for the Internet, before social media made its mark as a form of business, rather than pure entertainment. It was the year that Google purchased YouTube, sensing the potential for a platform constructed and marketed as a place for anyone to upload a video and, with it, find their 15 minutes of fame. The same promise can be offered today, eight years later, but the landscape for both the video creator and the viewer has changed in remarkable ways.

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