EMBRACING CHANGE WITH ABW WORKPLACES!
WHAT IS ACTIVITY BASED WORKING?
Activity Based Working (ABW) is a globally evolving trend that embraces a wide selection of task based work and collaboration areas. The environment offers a menu of spaces allowing employees to choose the location and resources best suited to the task at hand. In an ABW workplace, the emphasis is on collaboration, encouraging flexibility, creativity, agility and facilitating team work.
Organisations that have embraced ABW have commented on the increased flexibility, transparency and efficiency of team work, working together better with colleagues and the benefits of having optimum support readily accessible.
The success of an ABW workplace is dependent on whether the space provided meets staff and team needs. An ABW workplace may include:
Activity Based Working has been proven to flatten the hierarchy, open the workplace and increase productivity.
SO WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
Organisations that have taken on ABW have proven the benefits including:
- Cost saving
- Space saving
- Active approach to learning and working
- Increased collaboration, communication, skill and idea sharing
- Increased awareness of productivity and efficiency
- Improved team work and team bonding
- Increased job satisfaction among staff
Aspen’s extensive range of product innovations support activity based working.
Contact us to find out how our range of product innovations can make ABW work for you.
Transforming your office into an ABW workplace doesn’t require a whole new fitout or major expense. By incorporating a couple of different task based areas such as a collaboration table, individual booth or a cluster of ottomans, your staff can enjoy task based working.