A 2018 report from Udemy for Business entitled “2018 Workplace Distraction Report” concluded that office noise distractions are a serious problem that can directly and adversely impact your staff’s productivity.
Specific training can help generate soft skills like better communication and time management which will reduce office distractions, but there is another culprit of our office distractions. Survey respondents identified that “chatt coworkers and office noise” (80% and 70% respectively) as the top workplace distractions.
While it isn’t the “silver bullet” a professionally designed and installed sound masking system could greatly reduce the distracting noises in your office and improve your team’s productivty.
This report is great for managers and others in your company that want to increase efficiency and create a better work environment for their employees.