Plusses and pitfalls of open plan

Does ‘communication’ outweigh the aircon war, those really loud voices and the permanent lack of privacy?


Strange food smells, loud chewing and no-one ever really agreeing on the temperature of the air-conditioner are just some of the pitfalls of open-place offices.

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