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Last edited 31 Jan 2018
5 Infrastructural Issues That Can Harm Your Company's Reputation
While your good management skills, great hierarchy and working with integrity and work ethics can make your company’s reputation in the market, upholding that reputation can be a tricky task. There are several factors which can ruin your reputation but did you ever realise how important role your infrastructure plays for the same? Yes, it might come to you as a surprise but the deteriorating infrastructure of your company can harm your company’s reputation to a greater extent. To give you a better idea on the issue, here are a few points related to infrastructure which can harm your company’s reputation.
Poor or No Company Banner
If your company building does not hold a banner or a hoarding with your company’s name, it can do serious damage to your reputation. Your company is running as a separate entity which makes it highly important for you to uphold its name and also showcase it on the company building for clear identification. If your company holds a banner name which is in tarnished or in poor condition, then it would directly signify the condition of the company’s working environment which will eventually ruin the company’s reputation in the industry.
Lack Of Cafeteria
A cafeteria is an important place for any business organisation because a company cannot expect the employees to be working every minute of the day. Since they need some time to relax and eat in a non-serious environment, cafeteria provides just that to the employees and the company. It provides a chill environment to the employees which serve as a rejuvenation and relaxation point to help them work better. If any company lacks the presence of a cafeteria space or cafeteria building, they are putting their reputation at stake.
Lack Of Parking Space
A successful business is one that attracts clients and keeps their employees satisfied. One of the aspects usually ignored by business owners is parking space, despite having great products and excellent services, parking space shortages can cause many problems for the business in the long run and ruin your company's reputation. Which is why it is necessary to have office space that's equipped with enough parking spaces that meet the needs of the business customers as well as the employees.
Poor Air Conditioning System
The significance of air quality should not be ignored as it can have a harmful effect on employees health and comfort. Poor air conditioning not only affects one's concentration but reduces energy levels as well. Therefore, it is essential in offices to provide proper ventilation for employees to improve general comfort levels for happiness and productivity. Harmful air pollutants are necessary to keep away. Opening windows is not a good option as it gives temporary relief, and let outdoor air pollutants inside, further reducing the indoor air quality.
Lack Of Space For Recreational Activities
Employees are one of the most vital resources and asset for any business, and the organisation success entirely depends on the amount and work quality put in by them. This amount of high quality totally depends on employees satisfaction with their work and their social life in the workspace.
A lack of space is the main barrier that stops the employees to get involved in recreational activities which in turn can have an adverse impact on work-life balance. A successful business is one that infuses enthusiasm and a positive, vibrant mentality among its workforce.
Conclusion- When establishing a business, ensure there are proper facilities available for clients and employees. Research and compare the needs of the business. Do not let these infrastructural issues ruin the business!
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