How Temperature Affects Our Productivity and Relationships

Temperature Affects Our Productivity

Raynaud’s sufferers know all too well the discomfort of office temperatures that send chills down our spine – and through our fingers and toes!  Now there’s scientific research that documents that temperature affects our productivity:  Low temperatures in offices (below 68 degrees) is correlated to significantly increased errors and low productivity when compared to when temperatures were warmer at 77 degrees.

Temperature affects our productivity and our relationships. We’re less trusting of people when we’re cold.  And that, too, has a negative effect on our ability to connect and interact effectively with co-workers.  Here’s the full article in Fast Company.

Below are more articles from our blog on the subject:

Let the Thermostat Wars Begin!

Who controls the thermostat in your home?

Cold Temperatures Impact Office Productivity

Office Chills? There’s an App for That!

College Humor Video: Why Summer is Women’s Winter

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