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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There are Fewer Office Scrooges This Year

By |2019-02-14T05:46:15-05:00December 17th, 2018|Holiday Season, Millennials, Work-Life Balance, Workplace Satisfaction|

There are Fewer Office Scrooges This Year The holidays are heating up and this season is set to be merrier and brighter than last year.   On average, shoppers are expected to spend a little over $1,000 this holiday season, up 4.1% from 2017, according [...]

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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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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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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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March Madness is Heading to Your Office

By |2019-02-14T05:46:17-05:00March 8th, 2018|News, Office Habits, Work-Life Balance, Workplace Benefits, Workplace Satisfaction|

March Madness is Heading to Your Office (AP Photo) More than 1 in 4 business professionals said they plan to watch the March Madness tournament while at work this year, an Office Pulse study of white-collar workers found. Beyond the 9-5 window, 45% [...]

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Do You Have A Work Spouse?

By |2019-02-14T05:46:17-05:00February 14th, 2018|Canada, Millennials, Office Habits, Work Bosses, Work Spouse, Work-Life Balance|

Do You Have A Work Spouse? Some people are married to their work, but have you heard of having a work spouse? A recent Office Pulse survey of Canadian business professionals shows that a little over two-thirds of workers (67%) have or have had a [...]

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Work Spouse: From Platonic Partnership to Cubicle Courtship

By |2019-02-14T05:46:17-05:00February 8th, 2018|Work Spouse, Work-Life Balance, Workplace Benefits, Workplace Satisfaction|

Work Spouse: From Platonic Partnership to Cubicle Courtship These cubicle confidantes directly lead to workplace happiness, employees say Do you have a colleague who’s your “go-to” friend at the office? Someone you can gossip with, confide in and even grab a drink with after work? [...]

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Women Advance in the Workplace in 2017

By |2019-02-14T05:46:17-05:00January 29th, 2018|Millennials, Work Bosses, Work-Life Balance, Workplace Benefits, Workplace Satisfaction|

Women Advance in the Workplace in 2017 65% of business professionals received a raise in 2017, according to an Office Pulse satisfaction survey of 650 white-collar workers, down a hair from 66% in 2016. However, 2017 was a productive year for women in the workplace in terms [...]

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