bored at work.
Hey Bot, they are talking about you.
July 26th, 2007 3:17pm
"The reasons why people wasted time were varied with nearly 18 percent of respondents questioned by e-mail in June and July said boredom and not having enough to do was the main reason.
The second most popular reason for wasting time was having too long hours (13.9 percent), being underpaid (11.8 percent), and a lack of challenging work (11.1 percent)."
July 26th, 2007 3:18pm
"The second most popular reason for wasting time was having too long hours (13.9 percent), being underpaid (11.8 percent), and a lack of challenging work (11.1 percent).""
Yea, that sounds about right. Except for with me, I spend 40% of time on the internet. Except for today, I had to do work. But here was my schedule.
9 - 11 - had to research problem
11 - 12 - surf web, tired of the database stuff
12-1:30 - Lunch at Indian restuarant (good)
1:30 - 3:30 - think, nothing, look at 7000k java class, surf web.
For me and probably others. I bet we surf the internet but inbetween tasks. Eg, I may run a
July 26th, 2007 3:39pm
i figure that browsing on the internet is still work since i'm a web developer. it's a kind of UI research, isn't it?
in any case, it's nice to know i'm not alone. i feel a little less guilty.
i got about 6 quality hours in today. much better better than the 3-4 hrs i've been averaging this week.