Check out SHHHHH!!! 5 Ways to Quiet Organizational Noise by The 3Back Team. Here is an excerpt:
Throughout our day, we experience an inordinate amount of noise. Whether it’s the garbage truck barreling down our road at 5 am, the dog that excitedly greets every passerby or the co-worker’s emphatic phone conversations on the other side of the paper-thin cubicle wall, noise is everywhere….