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How loud is your work environment?   [Edit]

Survey period: 1 Aug 2011 to 8 Aug 2011

Do you have the sanctity of a spiritual retreat, or are noise cancelling headphones de rigueur? (Suggested by Amir Liberman)

OptionVotes% 
Extremely quiet706.72
Generally quiet24923.90
Mostly quiet, with a little noise now and again42640.88
Bustling,though usually below a dull roar16615.93
Noisy11711.23
So noisy I'm losing my hearing.141.34



 
General-8 dB Pin
Scott Page5-Aug-11 8:32
professionalScott Page5-Aug-11 8:32 
GeneralRe: -8 dB Pin
Michael Bergman5-Aug-11 10:27
Michael Bergman5-Aug-11 10:27 
GeneralI'm stuck next to... Pin
Matthew Hanna3-Aug-11 14:28
Matthew Hanna3-Aug-11 14:28 
GeneralRe: I'm stuck next to... Pin
XiaoChuan Yu4-Aug-11 7:19
XiaoChuan Yu4-Aug-11 7:19 
GeneralRe: I'm stuck next to... Pin
Michael Bergman5-Aug-11 10:26
Michael Bergman5-Aug-11 10:26 
GeneralIt is so quiet I can hear my stomach rumble... Pin
Michael Bergman2-Aug-11 10:38
Michael Bergman2-Aug-11 10:38 
GeneralRe: It is so quiet I can hear my stomach rumble... Pin
saxenaabhi62-Aug-11 14:41
saxenaabhi62-Aug-11 14:41 
Exactly, its embarrassing. I wonder why our brain doesn’t get any pre-notification of this happening.
GeneralSpecial area for us, briefly Pin
Roger Allen2-Aug-11 6:14
Roger Allen2-Aug-11 6:14 
GeneralTinnitus... Pin
StarNamer@work1-Aug-11 22:53
professionalStarNamer@work1-Aug-11 22:53 
GeneralRe: Tinnitus... Pin
chriselst1-Aug-11 23:50
chriselst1-Aug-11 23:50 
GeneralRe: Tinnitus... Pin
StarNamer@work2-Aug-11 3:51
professionalStarNamer@work2-Aug-11 3:51 
GeneralRe: Tinnitus... Pin
Chris Richner4-Aug-11 23:13
Chris Richner4-Aug-11 23:13 
GeneralFriendly Pin
RedSonja1-Aug-11 19:59
RedSonja1-Aug-11 19:59 
GeneralOne of my customer sites though... Pin
WestieBoy1-Aug-11 15:19
WestieBoy1-Aug-11 15:19 
GeneralNoisy... Pin
PJ Arends1-Aug-11 12:38
professionalPJ Arends1-Aug-11 12:38 
GeneralRe: Noisy... Pin
ThatsAlok1-Aug-11 20:02
ThatsAlok1-Aug-11 20:02 
GeneralMy Situation Pin
Matt U.1-Aug-11 11:22
Matt U.1-Aug-11 11:22 
GeneralI used to have traffic.... Pin
studleylee1-Aug-11 10:31
studleylee1-Aug-11 10:31 
GeneralRe: I used to have traffic.... Pin
TG_Cid2-Aug-11 10:42
TG_Cid2-Aug-11 10:42 
GeneralNoisy and disturbing... Pin
iris.frigole1-Aug-11 8:56
iris.frigole1-Aug-11 8:56 
GeneralIt would be a lot quieter if Pin
Gregory Gadow1-Aug-11 6:10
Gregory Gadow1-Aug-11 6:10 
GeneralRe: It would be a lot quieter if Pin
quinton19691-Aug-11 7:24
quinton19691-Aug-11 7:24 
GeneralI am in earshot of brokers (salesmen) Pin
wizardzz1-Aug-11 4:30
wizardzz1-Aug-11 4:30 
GeneralQuite noisy... Pin
Sander Rossel1-Aug-11 3:37
professionalSander Rossel1-Aug-11 3:37 
GeneralUh - Pin
W Balboos, GHB1-Aug-11 3:25
W Balboos, GHB1-Aug-11 3:25 

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