workplace music

Workplace Music Good for Staff Morale

Over three quarters of small and medium-sized businesses believe that workplace music has a positive affect on the working environment, making the workplace better for staff and customers alike. The research, from PPL and PRS for Music, two organisations that licence music in the workplace, was conducted with the decision makers at over 1000 SMEs. Whilst 77% believed that music boosted staff morale, 22% of those businesses polled said that they would prefer to lose a day’s trade than have their staff work in silence. 65% of businesses thought that their staff were more productive. 40% of the small businesses surveyed even believed that the use of music at work increased their sales or brought in better results for their business. PPL’s Director of Operations, Christine Geissmar... »