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A New Study Finds We Should Really Only Work Three Hours a Day

There’s a reason it’s so hard to put in a full workday without taking a ton of little breaks to eat snacks, aimlessly mess around online, or think impure thoughts about the deliciously voluptuous new temp in accounts receivable.

According to a new study, we just aren’t WIRED to work that long.  Psychologists found that our brains can only focus on a single task for a few hours at a time . . . after that, it NEEDS a break.

And the data backs that up . . . the average person says they’re only productive for two hours and 53 minutes at work.

The rest of the time they’re either working slower than their peak speed . . . or totally slacking off.

So maybe we should really ONLY have three-hour workdays . . . so we can get in, just HAMMER through our stuff like a machine . . . and then go home and let our brains regroup for the next day.

(Business Insider)

 


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