Closer Look at Flex Work Reveals a Boost in Employee Satisfaction, Productivity, and the Bottom Line

Closer Look at Flex Work Reveals a Boost in Employee Satisfaction, Productivity, and the Bottom Line
One aspect of a flexible workspace, an open floor plan can stimulate creative collaboration.

Anaheim, CA — August 22, 2017 — Co-Founder of The Future of Work Community, Jacob Morgan, partnered with Targus, leader in the mobile accessories category, on an article that details the benefits of activity-based working. The flexible work trend encompasses both policy and office layout that includes spaces that best accommodate the task at hand.

“Organizations are rethinking the traditional models of ‘getting the job done,’” says Carolyn Perrier, Vice President of Marketing at Targus. “This article shows that the ability for an employee to choose where he or she works is key to productivity — and to business’ bottom lines.”

The article compiles Morgan’s research on 250 organizations in addition to recent studies on the topic by well-known organizations such as Gensler and CBRE. It includes the latest workspace trends and the steps that an enterprise can take to implement a successful activity-based work environment. Organizations see a more engaged workforce once employees can seamlessly connect to technology everywhere they work in an atmosphere that stimulates innovation. Read the article here to learn more.

About Jacob Morgan

Jacob Morgan is a best-selling author, keynote speaker, futurist, and co-founder of The Future of Work Community. His latest book, The Employee Experience Advantage: How to Win the War for Talent by Giving Employees the Workspaces they Want, the Tools they Need, and a Culture They Can Celebrate (Wiley, March 2017) analyzes over 250 global organizations to determine how to create an organization where people genuinely want, not need to show up to work. Jacob’s work has endorsed by business leaders including the CEO of Whirlpool, Global Chairman of KPMG, Owner of the Golden State Warriors, CEO of Schneider Electric, and dozens of others. 

About Targus

For more than 35 years, Targus has been revolutionizing mobile computing accessories for large enterprises and consumers, alike — connecting people and technology in meaningful ways. From laptop bags to tablet cases to peripherals and universal docking stations, we persistently conceive, design, and produce innovative, productivity-boosting solutions that make the complex, simple; and seamlessly integrate into the lifestyles of mobile professionals wherever they work – at home, in the office, or wherever they go. We cross categories, regions, industries, and lifestyles with a breadth and depth of products that provide you with the solutions you need to live, dream, and do.

Headquartered in Anaheim, California, Targus has global operations in more than 24 offices and distribution in more than 100 countries. Learn more about us at, like or follow us on Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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