I'm the founder of FutureWork IQ where I spend my time assisting businesses to improve their climate literacy so as to understand the projected impacts from the expanding climate crisis and how to adapt their workplaces in the face of these impacts.

Check out these interesting stats from a FlexJobs Survey on productivity outside of the office.

Here are the top reasons survey respondents gave for why they would be, or are, more productive working remotely (let me know which of these would be applicable to you.)

  1. Fewer interruptions from colleagues (76%)
  2. Fewer Distractions (76%)
  3. Reduced stress from commuting (70%)
  4. Minimal office politics (69%)
  5. Quieter noise levels (62%)
  6. More comfortable clothes (54%)
  7. More personalised office environment (51%)
  8. Less frequent meetings (46%)
  9. More efficient meetings (31%)