What up Central PA! My name is Vijay and I'm the night guy at Variety. I was born and raised in the DC Area, Takoma Park to be exact. Feel free to call and say hello!
According to a survey by CareerBuilder, one in eight people waste HALF their workday. And 62% of us waste at least an hour a day. Here are the nine biggest distractions at work . . .
#1.) 34% of people said talking to co-workers about non-work-related stuff was the biggest distraction.
#2.) 22% said the Internet.
#3.) 18% said loud co-workers distracted them most.
#4.) 17% blamed personal calls or email.
#5.) 15% said office drama.
#6.) 11% said daydreaming.
#7.) 7% said gossip.
#8.) 2% said watching television in the break room. (???)
#9.) And our favorite: 4% said . . . not understanding HOW to do their work.