Professionals' Point of View on Engagement at Work

By on May 1, 2018 at 3:22pm


Percentage of time Canadian professionals are disengaged at work: 28%*

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) 42% 53% 35% 33%
Less bureaucracy/red tape 31% 32% 30% 31%
More challenging work 27% 36% 23% 15%
Lighter workload 24% 27% 24% 14%
More team building/work outings 19% 28% 15% 7%
A better boss 17% 24% 12% 8%
Other 13% 11% 13% 18%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 550 workers in Canada

*The mean response

**Multiple responses permitted

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