STUDY: Wasting Time Online Is Good for Employees


Good news! Wasting time online is good for employees. Yep, according to a new study, surfing the Internet, emailing friends or shopping online at work can actually be a good thing for both the worker and the company.

Researchers found that this “cyberloafing” helps workers cope with stressful work environments -- and leads to higher levels of employee engagement and job satisfaction. (Wall Street Window)