Advertisement

Topics

Study finds hearing 'meaningful' sounds decreases performance on cognitive tasks

08:00 EST 1 Dec 2016 | Medical Xpress

Open office plans are becoming increasingly common in the workplace—offering a way to optimize available space and encourage dialogue, interaction and collaboration among employees. However, a new study suggests that productive work-related conversations might actually decrease the performance of other employees within earshot—more so than other random, meaningless noises.

Original Article: Study finds hearing 'meaningful' sounds decreases performance on cognitive tasks

NEXT ARTICLE

More From BioPortfolio on "Study finds hearing 'meaningful' sounds decreases performance on cognitive tasks"

Quick Search
Advertisement
 

Relevant Topic

Mergers & Acquisitions
Commercial and market reports on mergers and acquisitions in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device and life-science industries. Mergers and acquisitions (abbreviated M&A;) is an aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and manageme...