Sleep

Least Productive Time Of The Day Officially Determined To Be 2:55 PM: What You Can Do To Stay Awake?

By | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 14:54

Learn what you can do to overcome the post-lunch lull that sets in strongest around 2:55.

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Open-Plan Offices Spread Germs Easier, Lower Worker Productivity

By | Thu, 05/23/2013 - 21:00

People working in open-plan offices take 62 percent more sick days, study finds.

Office Space

Harmful Flame Retardant in Foam Furniture Absorbed by Office Workers’ Bodies

By | Mon, 03/25/2013 - 20:00

A study found traces of TDCPP, a potentially harmful flame retardant used in polyurethane foam furniture, in office workers’ urine, and in dust samples from their offices. The chemical can reduce male fertility and thyroid function.

multitask

People Who Always Multitask Are Actually The Worst At It

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 21:00

A new study revealed that people who do frequently do many things at once are actually the worst at multitasking and at concentrating on single tasks.

cat

Want to Be More Productive? Watch Some Cute Cat Videos

By | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 14:27

The next time your friend emails you the latest video of the saga of "Kitten versus Ribbon," don't be afraid to click on the link in front of your boss.

boss

Surprising Findings Reveal Why You're More Likely to Suffer a Heart Attack Than Your Boss

By | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 14:20

Contrary to the commonly held image of the stressed-out executive, new research suggests that despite the burden of extra responsibilities, becoming a boss could actually protect you against stress-induced heart attacks.

coffee

Your Morning Cup of Coffee Could Keep Work Pains Away

By | Thu, 09/06/2012 - 11:10

Having a cup of coffee in the morning could help prevent physical pain triggered by spending hours sitting at a computer, a new study reveals.

phone

Your Cellphone Is 10 Times Filthier Than the Average Public Toilet Seat

By | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 16:07

Next time you reach for your cellphone, you may first want to give it a good "wipe and cover."