Interesting Fact - Work

According to a study run by vouchercloud.com, 79% of office workers in the UK waste 4 hours and 22 minutes every day.

(On average respondents believed that they actually did 2 hours and 53 minutes of productive work.

The favourite pastimes that eat up "productive" time were:-

1.       Checking social media – 47%
2.       Reading news websites – 45%
3.       Discussing out of work activities with colleagues – 38%
4.       Making hot drinks – 31%
5.       Smoking breaks – 28%
6.       Texting /instant messaging – 27%
7.       Eating snacks – 25%
8.       Making food in office – 24%
9.       Making calls to partner/ friends- 24%
10.   Searching for new jobs – 19%
Average time spent on each distraction:
1.       Checking social media – 44 minutes
2.       Reading news websites – 1 hour 5 minutes
3.       Discussing out of work activities with colleagues – 40 minutes
4.       Making hot drinks – 17 minutes
5.       Smoking breaks – 23 minutes
6.       Text/instant messaging – 14 minutes
7.       Eating snacks – 8 minutes
8.       Making food in office– 7 minutes
9.       Making calls to partner/ friends – 18 minutes
10.   Searching for new jobs- 26 minutes
I'm lucky # 1 and 2 are part of my job. )

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