Why loafing can be work | Curio

Why loafing can be work

6 mins | Mar 22, 2022

Daydreaming, promenading and zoning out can pay rich dividends. We all have a bias for the familiar in almost every aspect of life, so it’s no surprise that this phenomenon shows up at work, too. One such prejudice is about what constitutes work, such as attending meetings and responding to emails, whilst being in the office day in and day can make observers believe that you are more dependable and committed than others. But, as The Economist reveals, these familiar forms of work can be incredibly deceiving.

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