In a research done by the website www.totaljobs.com in cooperation with Dr. Anelli Hake (a psychologist) found that as many as 79% of employees can increase their productivity by listening to music during work.
Music is food for productivity
According to a poll conducted in which 4,500 people participated, it was found that most jobs would benefit from music, but almost 38% of them do not allow it.
The survey reveals that all (almost 99%) working in large offices or broad spaces would increase their productivity by listening to music.
More than half of them (59%) said that music improves the psychological state and improves mood.
According to the survey, these are the 5 professions that mostly allow music at the workplace:
- Programming (73%)
- Data Analysis (66%)
- Marketing (64%)
- Public Relations (60%)
- Art (59%)
Best genres for work
This research also dealt with what kind of music would best improve the result of the work.
It turned out that the 5 most popular genres that will improve productivity are:
- Pop / Folk (folk-rock, not turbofolk) / Indie (35%)
- Rock / Grunge / Metal (26%)
- Rap / R & B / Soul / Funk / Jazz (18%)
- Electronic / Dance / House / Dance (12%)
- Classical / Instrumental / Lounge (7%)
Interestingly, the most popular musicians in this poll are Drake , Kendrick Lamar and rock band Foo Fighters .