Game On! Most Companies Rally Behind B-Ball Fun at Work

By on March 5, 2019 at 12:01am



What managers say about college basketball playoff activities in the office:

72% say they increase staff morale

Cities that report the biggest morale boost:

#1: Des Moines, Indianapolis (tie)
#2: Raleigh
#3: Dallas, Detroit, Salt Lake City (tie)

52% see productivity benefits

Cities that report the biggest productivity boost:

#1: Miami
#2: Los Angeles
#3: Detroit

75% of companies organize sports-related festivities.

How companies celebrate:

45% Friendly competitions
43% Wearing team apparel
29% Watching games
28% Decorating workspaces

(Multiple responses were permitted.)

Cities with the most companies that celebrate sports:

#1: Des Moines
#2: Austin, Chicago, Indianapolis (tie
#3: Miami

Source: Robert Half survey of more than 2,800 senior managers in the United States

© 2019 Robert Half International Inc. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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