Open-plan offices were devised by Satan in the deepest caverns of hell

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More and more organizations are trending in this direction. At the previous company, several people lacked an awareness of boundaries. Some would engage me in conversation while I was already actively engaged in conversation, in person or on the phone and also able to over hear every other conversation. I found it difficult to remain concentrated on my work, upbeat and cheerful when my peers, management and human resources couldn’t understand this as a problem. Overcrowding, simultaneous conversation and desk orientations that are ineffectual are creating inharmonious work environments