Professionals' Point of View on Engagement at Work

By on May 1, 2018 at 10:46pm


Percentage of time professionals are disengaged at work: 26%*

What would make you more engaged at work?**

Total Age 18-34 Age 35-54 Age 55+
Better perks (e.g., free food, nap rooms, on-site gym) 37% 47% 38% 24%
More challenging work 31% 38% 29% 26%
Less bureaucracy/red tape 31% 24% 32% 35%
Lighter workload 22% 27% 23% 16%
More team building/work outings 22% 34% 21% 11%
A better boss 19% 23% 20% 14%
Other 9% 5% 9% 15%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 2,800 workers in the United States

*The mean response

**Multiple responses permitted

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