Research says beat music played an important effect on cooperation at the workplace, researchers describe 2 studies they conducted to test the effect of different types of music on the cooperative behavior of individuals working as a team.
Participants were grouped into 3 teams, each team keep the token for personal use, when happy beat music played & members likely to contribute to the group’s value.
On the other side when music deemed unhappy was played like heavy metal songs by less than well known bands, participants were more likely to keep takens for themselves, they were found contribution levels to the public good when happy, 3rd team played compared to less pleasant music.
On the other hand, when music deemed unpleasant was played like heavy metal songs by less than well-known bands, participants were more likely to keep tokens for themselves. The researchers found contribution levels to the public good when happy, upbeat songs were played were approximately one-third higher compared to the less pleasant music.
Research 2nd experiment testing how people react when no music is played, the results were the same. The researchers conclude that happy music provokes people to more often make decisions that contribute to the good of the team.
Music is a pervasive part of our daily life, we consciously notice it or not, Music may melt into the background in places like supermarkets or gyms & other prominent places. The music listening has to steady beat to it.
Happy music is power to make the workplace more cooperative & supportive overall.
Start the day with simple music & happy, lot of employer build the cooperation & work happy by listening music.