NOISE IN THE WORKPLACE
Noise and lack of speech privacy can create a workplace full of distraction.
It’s not a new problem, just a persistent one. Recent studies demonstrate that noise and speech privacy (even more than noise) top workers’ lists of complaints. Studies also indicate that workers feel their productivity would improve if their ofﬁces were less noisy and offered improved speech privacy.
Sound masking can help. The addition of sound masking to a workplace can help reduce distraction and improve speech privacy