More Workers Making New Year’s Resolutions

By |2019-02-14T05:46:15-05:00December 31st, 2018|Millennials, Office Habits, Resolutions, Work-Life Balance|

More Workers Making New Year’s Resolutions Nearly half (46%) of all New Year’s resolutions will fail by February, but that doesn’t stop US business professionals from trying. Will you make a New Year's resolution in 2019? Yes No They may [...]

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Canadians Are Spreading Holiday Cheer at the Office

By |2019-02-14T05:46:15-05:00December 17th, 2018|Canada, Featured, Holiday Season, Millennials, Office Habits, Work Bosses|

Canadians Are Spreading Holiday Cheer at the Office The holiday giving spirit is catching among Canadian business professionals. A huge 85% of offices are doing some type of charitable giving, up from 68% in 2017. 'Tis the season for gift-giving and an Office Pulse survey [...]

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Feeling Sick? Co-Workers Suggest You Stay Home

By |2019-02-14T05:46:15-05:00November 22nd, 2018|Canada, News, Office Habits, Work Bosses|

Feeling Sick? Co-Workers Suggest You Stay Home A massive 84% of Canadian white-collar workers say they have caught a cold at work – and 66% of those sufferers lay the blame on their co-workers, according to an Office Pulse survey. Cold and flu season is [...]

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Automatic Reply: I’ll Be WWS (Working While Sick)

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00November 14th, 2018|News, Office Habits, Work Bosses|

Automatic Reply: I’ll Be WWS (Working While Sick) Most white-collar workers go into the office when they feel sick, which could cause trouble as cold and flu season ramps up Even as workplaces embrace flexible policies so employees can work from home more easily, most [...]

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Binge Watching at Work

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00September 11th, 2018|Millennials, Office Habits, Television, Work-Life Balance, Workplace Benefits, Workplace Satisfaction|

Binge Watching at Work Over a third of professionals admit to watching TV at some point during the workday, a new Office Pulse study finds With a flurry of streaming services cheap and easily available, professionals might be delaying their daily deadlines to catch up [...]

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What’s On Tap for Water Cooler Conversation?

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00September 4th, 2018|Canada, Featured, Millennials, Office Habits, Television, Work-Life Balance|

What's On Tap for Water Cooler Conversation? One third of Canadian business professionals report catching up on television or sports during the workday. With so much television to choose from, many can find it hard to keep up with the latest episode of their favourite [...]

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Summer Brings Freedoms, and Distractions, to the Workplace

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00July 5th, 2018|Office Habits, Summer Vacation|

Summer Brings Freedoms, and Distractions, to the Workplace   With warm days returning to the office, professionals’ focus on their work is cooling. While the summer season invites workers to take things easy in the workplace, many are finding that those freedoms come at a [...]

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July 4th: A Mid-Week Headache for Managers

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00June 28th, 2018|Office Habits, Summer Vacation, Work-Life Balance|

July 4th: A Mid-Week Headache for Managers The 4th of July falls smack dab in the middle of the week this year, overwhelming some managers and fueling hangovers for the dedicated few who plan to truck into the office the next day. The mid-week holiday [...]

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Will You Be Watching the FIFA World Cup?

By |2019-02-14T05:46:16-05:00June 7th, 2018|Canada, Featured, Office Habits, World Cup|

Will You Be Watching the FIFA World Cup? Photo: Gen NEXT Though only a quarter (26%) of Canadian business professionals surveyed for an Office Pulse poll consider themselves to be "fans" of professional soccer, the upcoming FIFA World Cup is capturing some attention. The 21st [...]

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World Cup Viewing at Work Leads to $3.6B in Lost Productivity

By |2019-02-14T05:46:17-05:00June 5th, 2018|News, Office Habits, Work-Life Balance, World Cup|

World Cup Viewing at Work Leads to $3.6B in Lost Productivity The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Russia this week, and even though Team USA won’t be competing, over a third (34%) of white-collar professionals still plan to watch the month-long tournament, according [...]

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