When asked to describe your perfect office space, what comes to mind? Do you subscribe to the campus style space, complete with bean bag breakout areas, or do you envisage a high-rise haven of glass and chrome?
Whatever your chosen environment, it is often the gadgets and gizmos at your disposal that help to turn a workspace into a workplace. So with this in mind, we asked office workers what items they would want in their perfect office – and here are their top 5…
Top 5 Most Wanted Office Space Items
#1 | Luxury Coffee Maker
A tasty beverage maker was top of the list, with nearly 90% of office workers including this in their dream office. It appears the Starbucks factor is thriving amongst London office workers.
#2 | Massaging Chair
Stress relief (and comfort) saw 82% of the office workers surveys furnish their office space with massaging chairs.
#3 | Apple Computer
The iFactor remains strong with 76% of those surveyed, with their perfect office ditching the standard desktop PC in favour of an Apple Computer.
#4 | Individual/Personalised Parking Space
Many people state their intention to put their mark on the world, but it would appear that office workers want to put it on their parking space -The closer to the front door the more prestigious?
#5 | Snack Vending Machine
Not all the items in the dream office were out of the ordinary, with the 5th most popular item being a snack vending machine.
Other items to make the Top 10 included a wine & beer fridge (#9), good quality climate control (#6), green, living plants (#8) and even Individual Foot Spas (#10). A breakout area populated by beanbags was the 7th most popular inclusion in the participants “Dream” office space.
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