Office work and what you do in it is more or less similar to what those from the 1700s do in the time of the Industrial Revolution: work the usual hours and commute the same way. However, in recent years, there is now a growing change when it comes to the designs of offices as it is seen by experts that something does affect worker performance. Many pushed for the idea of “open-concept” offices as it is believed to be efficient due to the levels of collaboration it offers, but science proves that it actually distracts workers. There is a necessity for workplaces to cater to the changing working habits of each employee and allow them to customize their working environment.
Read more about this here: Start Paying Attention to the Design of the Office