From our social lives to our professional lives, nearly everything we do is digital, including our communication. It’s really no secret that we spend most of our time in front of screens. Technology has improved the speed and convenience of communicating, but meanwhile has made many companies forget about the importance of face-to-face communication in the workplace.
67% of senior executives and managers said their organization’s productivity would increase if superiors communicated face-to-face more often.
In order for a business to succeed, it requires interpersonal communication and emotional intelligence. If your clients and/or your employees don’t feel connected, it can be hard to understand the needs of one another. While digital communication may seem quick and convenient, face-to-face communication is still the most productive and powerful way to achieve your goals.
When we communicate primarily through a screen, we miss out on the ability to form lasting connections with people. In order to maintain and grow personal and professional relationships, face-to-face communication is absolutely imperative.
Launch Workplaces offer everything from open coworking spaces, to conference room rentals, to community cafes, where you are able to hold in-person meetings with employees and clients. Contact us today to exercise your interpersonal communication skills by renting a shared office space in the DC metro area.