Why Open Offices Aren't Working — and How to Fix Them
·Harvard Business Review·Ethan Bernstein
Ethan Bernstein, associate professor at Harvard Business School, studied how
coworkers interacted before and after their company moved to an open office
plan. The research shows why open workspaces often fail to foster the
collaboration they’re designed for. Workers get good at shutting others out and
their interactions can even decline.