Put Me In Boss, I'm Ready to Play

By Robert Half on March 1, 2017 at 11:19pm

PUT ME IN BOSS, I’M READY TO PLAY

Employees benefit from playing on company sports teams

HR managers were asked, “How common is it for employees at your organization to play on a company recreational sports league team?”

3% Very common
35% Somewhat common
18% Somewhat uncommon
44% Not common at all
1% Don’t know

HR managers cited similar results when asked how participation compared to five years ago.

TOP SIX BENEFITS OF PLAYING ON A COMPANY RECREATIONAL SPORTS TEAM:

1. Greater collaboration
2. Better work-life balance
3. Enhanced physical well-being
4. Reduced stress
5. Increased employee camaraderie
6. Improved problem-solving

Sources: Accountemps survey of more than 300 HR managers at companies in the U.S.

© 2017 Accountemps. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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