In corporate America, almost everyone spends their day at the office.
On Wall Street people spend their lives in the office.
Obviously, this makes a major impact on people’s lives, so it’s important to question the value of spending all those long hours confined in one space.
Jason Freid, founder of 37signals, a company that develops web-based collaboration apps for small businesses, and co-author of the book, “Rework”, gave a great TED talk on how the office can be harmful to productivity (h/t office space for rent).
In a nutshell:
“People go to work and they’re trading in their work day for work moments.”
Check it out below:
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