Figures reveal the producitivity of the average office worker is rising by kust 1% per year, despite millions spent on new technology.
According to the research, carried out by Officiency, the office producitivity advisors, some of the problems still facing office managers are stress related absenteeism, staff malpractice and lost time, inadequate processes, tiring working conditions and ill-defined managment responsibility.
Officiency claims the key to improvements is measuring the outputs of an office and have begun developing tools to achieve that aim.
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Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.
Kevin Reed discusses whether new accountancy group Cogital can rival the Big Four...and its likely direction of travel