Journal of Hotel and Business Management

Journal of Hotel and Business Management
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ISSN: 2169-0286

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Firdaus Check Sulaiman

Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Centre of Studies for Park and Amenity Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Publications
  • Research Article   
    The Restorative Environment Offered by Pocket Park at Laman Standard Chartered Kuala Lumpur
    Author(s): Nur Idzhainee Hashim*, Yusof NHS, Ahmad Nazrin Aris Anuar and Firdaus Check Sulaiman

    Providing successful pocket parks and recreation space for inner city residents is increasingly challenging by the limited amount of available park space in urban areas. As a result of the diminishing area and limited time, the physical and recreational needs of urban youth often gone unmet and most people have experienced mental fatigue especially those who are staying in urban area. Mental fatigue is a condition characterized by excessive mental tiredness which can potentially lead to serious problems including reduced productivity, poor job performance and impaired physical functioning. According to a research from the University of Melbourne, relaxation is necessary to truly overcome mental fatigue. Several minutes of looking at grassy area can improve concentration which is also called as micro-breaks. Taking a break or gazing out at a green space during micro-break are suggested.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2169-0286.19.8.194

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