Bored at Work? You’re not alone…
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According to an American survery, about 6 in every 10 workers admit wasting time at work with average employee wasting 1.7 hours of a typical 8.5 hour working day. The reason why people wasted time were varied, boredom and not having enough to do were the top reasons, some reasons are lack of challenging work and being uderpaid. So what did these employees do when they were bored at work? Of course the number one answer would be INTERNET and unfortunately I am one of those 6 out of 10. I didn’t have enough work to do, it’s boring. Internet is the leading time-wasting activity nowadays, in fact there are lots of websites nowadays about intertaining employees who were bored at work. Just google or yahoo the terms bored at work and you’ll discover that you’re not alone, the msn bored at work club is one of my favorite hang out, I’m glad that aside from blogging I can
still waste my time sharing ideas, jokes and many things with my online friends who are bored at work too. Aside from internet, some of the common time-wasting activity at the workplace are solitaire, socializing with co-workers, gossiping, text messaging, reading magazines, watching TV, telephone conversation, drinking coffee, eating, telling jokes, sleeping (the worst, lol), etc. What about you which of the list is your favorite?