Loud talkers. Office parties. Mike from Marketing who won’t shut up. For people working in an open-plan office, these perils are only the beginning.
The open office arrived with so much promise. Minimalist design. Spontaneous collaboration. Deeper connections between co-workers. But it’s also loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that are keeping your team from getting work done.
Despite the fact that leadership at some companies think employees only care about bean bag chairs and free food, surveyed workers* say that the ability to focus without interruptions ranks #1 on their workplace wish lists. Productivity trumps tacos. Who knew?
Employees report that blocking out noise and distractions will:
*Source: “When the walls come down: How smart companies are rewriting the rules of the open workplace,” Oxford Economics.
Create an oasis of calm in an office of chaos
Loud talkers. Kitchen blenders. Mike from Marketing who won’t shut up.
If this is the norm at your office, you’re not alone. We can’t “reassign” Mike, but we can give you the tools—from huddle rooms to headsets—to help your team reduce distractions and boost performance.
Imagine escaping into a hotbed of ideation, collaboration, and productivity. Call it a haven or a hideout, if you like. We call it Polycom Studio.
A corded, boomless design
Blackwire 7225 features a pioneering boomless headset design, available in contemporary black or white finishes, with hi-fi stereo sound and either USB-A or USB-C connectivity. Lightweight and stylish, it’s comfortable and delivers Plantronics signature sound and crystal-clear audio — whether you’re listening to media or collaborating on voice or video calls