Our research

We strive to understand why some workplaces deliver where others fail. As our global benchmark database continues to grow, we can mine the data for patterns and correlations that could help inform workplace strategies.

Our research

We strive to understand why some workplaces deliver where others fail. As our global benchmark database continues to grow, we can mine the data for patterns and correlations that could help inform workplace strategies.

Accessible insights

Armed with this knowledge, we can examine the key opportunities and challenges faced by workplaces today, often questioning industry preferences and popular workplace myths along the way. We believe everyone should have access to this information, so please browse through our collection of research reports and articles below.

Workplace 2021:
Appraising future-readiness

Published March 2021

Your workplace isn’t future-ready – it’s time to act. Using three simple tests, we can determine just how primed your organisation is for its post-pandemic workplace future.

Find out how

Your Workplace
of the Future

Published December 2020

Based on insights from the world’s largest employee experience database, we have created a four-point action plan to help you make the right decisions for your future work landscape.

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The World’s Best
Workplace 2019

Published February 2020

In this report we take a closer look at the 32 workplaces that received Leesman+ certification in 2019, providing valuable insight into what made them stand out.

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Workplace Experience
Revolution Part 2

Published October 2019

This research investigates the extent to which new workplaces succeed in delivering a better workplace experience.

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The World’s Best
Workplaces 2018

Published May 2019

Out of 971 buildings surveyed in 2018, only 28 achieved Leesman+ certification. Our report explores what elevated these workplaces above the rest.

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Workplace Experience
Revolution Part 1

Published October 2018

This research explores how the physical, service and virtual aspects of the workplace shape employee sentiment.

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The World’s Best
Workplaces 2017

Published January 2018

We examined 24 workplaces that received Leesman+ certification in 2017 to understand what makes them stand out from the rest.

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The Next 250K

Published September 2017

Our research examined 250,000+ employee responses and unearthed five key factors that influence workplace performance.

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Activity Based Working

Published February 2017

We share the results from our research project which stress tested the concept of ABW at a greater depth than ever before.

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Workplace 2021: Appraising future-readiness

Published March 2021

Your workplace is future-ready – it’s time to act. Using three simple tests, we can determine just how primed your organisation is for its post-pandemic workplace future.

Find out how

Your workplace of the future

Published December 2020

Based on insights from the world’s largest employee experience database, we have created a four-point action plan to help you make the right decisions for your future work landscape.

Explore our research

The World’s Best Workplace 2019

Published February 2020

In this report we take a closer look at the 32 workplaces that received Leesman+ certification in 2019, providing valuable insight into what made them stand out.

Download the report

Workplace Experience
Revolution Part 2

Published October 2019

This research investigates the extent to which new workplaces succeed in delivering a better workplace experience.

Download the report

The World’s Best Workplaces 2018

Published May 2019

Out of 971 buildings surveyed in 2018, only 28 achieved Leesman+ certification. Our report explores what elevated these workplaces above the rest.

Download the report

Workplace Experience
Revolution Part 1

Published October 2018

This research explores how the physical, service and virtual aspects of the workplace shape employee sentiment.

Download the report

The World’s Best Workplaces 2017

Published January 2018

We examined 24 workplaces that received Leesman+ certification in 2017 to understand what makes them stand out from the rest.

Download the report

The Next 250K

Published September 2017

Our research examined 250,000+ employee responses and unearthed five key factors that influence workplace performance.

Download the report

Activity Based Working

Published February 2017

We share the results from our research project which stress tested the concept of ABW at a greater depth than ever before.

Download the report