Open Office, Work Culture, and Productivity
The Performance Improvement Blog
MARCH 27, 2014
But the business community insists this is good for me. Instead of IM''ing each other, we''re talking in person. It''s way more efficient and less maddening than having my Gchat icon flashing all day, since I already suffer from multitasking overload, thanks to email, Yammer, Campfire, social media, and multiple browser tabs. Even though there is a trend toward open-space workplaces, views about the effectiveness of this design vary widely.