Statista, the global business research firm, worked with Staples to look at changes in office and home office space design and its impact on employees and employers. “The Sanctuary of the Workplace” article suggests that employers must focus on health and wellness, regardless of where the employee performs the work.

Sight, sound, smell, touch and taste all factor into attainment of a work sanctuary, but a significant variable may be sound control. According to the research,

“sound masking has led to a 50% reduction in reported sound distractions, 10% improvement in short-term memory accuracy and a 47% improvement in employees’ ability to focus on tasks”.

Example of Sound Masking.

Contact Century Audio Visual today to learn how Sound Masking can improve your employee satisfaction and focus.