Silence is today’s real luxury in office environments. As some of the most recent research on working spaces shows, in the last 10 years open spaces have been increasingly the top choice for most companies. Yet the consequence – rather than the much-promised collaborative atmosphere – has been a reduction in performance due to distraction and noise.
This is the reason why so many design companies are now focusing their creative efforts into the development of cheap, unobtrusive solutions to allow employees to ‘isolate’ themselves and concentrate. Notes are one such solution, eliminating the need to actually build walls between desks.