On average, the typical office worker spends 11 minutes on a task before being interrupted. It then takes 25 minutes to get back into the task, another 15 minutes to reach the same level of concentration as before the interruption. Architecture is team-based so a certain amount of co-worker interaction is necessary. But not so for other jobs, and there is also the social media factor. How to get a decent block of think-time when all the conference rooms are booked? Enter the Saent – a Bluetooth-connected mute button that, when pushed, deactivates distracting apps for a preset period of time.