Research by CWT shows that six in ten travellers
feel more creative and productive when travelling for business.
Millennial travellers are more likely to say that
they are more creative and productive when travelling for business.
Those in the Americas lead the way (77%
feeling more creative and productive), followed closely by those
in Asia Pacific (75% feeling more creative and 73% more
productive). European millennials rank third (58% and 57%
“We are proud to be in a business that helps
bring out the best in people,” said Niklas Andreen, Executive VP
and Chief Traveler Experience Officer at CWT. “These findings are
not a surprise – travel energizes people, fosters fresh thinking,
creates connections – and nothing beats a face-to-face meeting.”
Overall, travellers from Asia Pacific are more
likely to have increased creativity (65%) and productivity (64%)
compared to travellers from the Americas (58% and 60% respectively)
and Europe (53% and 51% respectively).
CWT’s research also shows that six in ten
travellers are most productive when working face-to-face and
collaborating with colleagues as opposed to working alone (30%) or
Asia Pacific travellers’ productivity benefits
the most from working face-to-face: 61% versus 53% for travellers
from the Americas and Europe.