It was researched that production of employees on a Monday is the lowest of the week, being 30% less productive on a Monday, managing only 3.5 hours of work! It’s clear to see that Monday motivation fails the best of us, and we’re endlessly trying to figure out ways to fix that. Whether its getting up or feeling unmotivated to work, lack of motivation can affect a business’ growth significantly. Business leaders always look to ensure their employees are working their hardest at all times, however, Monday is a new battle each week. What if it doesn’t start with the employees?
The success of a business largely relies on the people within it. Employees work quality, being timely, managing correctly, there are many factors that can make up a successful business, starting with the employees. However, employees can’t work magic. When working for a business, the resources you have may limit your work, or allow you to grow.
Approximately 43% of all cyber-attacks happen to small businesses, and of those, 60% of the businesses fail because of it. One of the rising causes of stunting business growth is lack of strong networks and foundations behind the business. Weather it is keeping the company data secure, supplying employees with the correct equipment, installing fast Wi-Fi connections in a working environment, or hardware maintenance, Managed Services providers such as Velez Manage Services can help ensure your company is ready for growth every day, including Monday Mornings.
Be One Step Ahead
Ensure you have something to look forward to
A study by Marmite shows the average person in the UK doesn’t smile until 11:16 AM on a Monday. Unless it’s just a British thing to not smile in the mornings, this shows motivation to come to work isn’t always there. It’s important your employees are in a job they enjoy, in order for them to produce good work. More than 50% of small business owners ranked their job satisfaction as very high in 2019, which is why SME’s account for 99.9% of the business population in the UK- they are very popular!
There’s nothing worse than coming to work and the computer you use not being suitable for your job, Wi-Fi not working, not having the correct software, etc. As a business owner, you can’t ensure your employees choose a job they love, however you can make sure the job they’re in is the best it can be. Managed Services providers can off load the stress of hardware procurement, Wi-Fi installation and optimization, new storage systems or moving data securely, and any other IT issues you may be having. Third Party Maintenance providers, such as Velez, are there to take the stress of IT Maintenance off you, leaving you to focus on your employees- of which almost 50% (worldwide) are late to work on a Monday!
It is found that 60% of all businesses use social media, rising to 90% of those with over 1000 employees. In the modern world, these stats are only going to rise, and you don’t want to be left behind. A good connection starts with a secure Wi-Fi connection and is tied together by a strong network within your business. Wi-Fi is very susceptible to interferences, and with over 9 billion Wi-Fi devices in the world, that’s a lot of chances for lost connection.
There are many different types of Wi-Fi and their frequencies, meaning its best to leave it to the experts when planning for a large business. Managed Services Providers such as Velez perform Wi-Fi Surveys on the area you’d like to install Wi-Fi, and optimize the space you have for the best connection. To find out more about Wi-Fi Surveys, read our blog on how “Wi-Fi Surveys are the Key to Business Success”.
To ensure you’re making the most out of your strong Wi-Fi connection, you must ensure your Network within your business is working to its optimum. Velez can monitor your network connection, making sure it is safe and not at risk of a security breach. Network Maintenance is supported through Velez for almost all OEMs, meaning it is fit for all businesses. Your network works with your company’s structured services, therefore by keeping your network updated, you can reduce the amount of downtime you may experience due to technical difficulties, which could negatively affect your business growth.
Check up on your employees
Whether your business is small or large, it is essential to check up on them and their job satisfaction, find out what is important to them at work. With satisfied employees, it is proven to produce better quality work. Weather it is issues within the office, home or even the resources they have, its essential to ensure they are happy.
As a Third Party Maintenance Provider, we are here to help with that. Whilst we can’t help out with office drama, we can ensure your employees are happy with the resources we have. With Asset Management, you can seek advice on what the best hardware options are for your company, within your budget. Weather that’s equipment for your employees, installation and implementation of new systems and processes, servers and storage systems, or Networking issues, Third Party Maintenance providers, such as Velez, can provide expert advice on what’s best for you. Imagine an employee being excited to come to work because of the gadgets you provide?! Monday Motivation sorted.
Start the Week off Right
On the average Monday Morning, a person complains for about 34 minutes, compared to 22 minutes on other mornings. Mondays are proven to be possibly our least favourite day of the week, so let’s change that. It’s important to motivate your employees, clients, partners, etc, every Monday to ensure your business can grow and succeed.
With Monday being the first day of the week, you don’t want to waste it, especially if everyone else is unproductive. Get ahead of everyone else by motivating your employees to work their best on Monday by giving them the best work experience you can. To find out more information on how to optimize the resources you have or make your employees work life easier, visit our website to browse our services at Velez (velezmanagedservices.com).