In this downloadable eBook, Future Workplace surveyed 5,151 knowledge workers across US, Canada, Spain, UK, Germany, France, China, Australia and New Zealand, Japan, and India. We discovered 7 essential steps to solve open office distraction.
Today’s workers love the aesthetic and vibe of the open office. More than half say they prefer an open shared floor plan office, and that number goes up steadily with younger generations. But workers are decidedly frustrated with the functional problems that come along with today’s open offices.
Instead of energized teams gathering in common spaces to brainstorm and innovate, you’re more likely to see workers getting annoyed by all the distractions that surround them—or hiding out. This is the reality for 5,151 office workers around the world we surveyed.