March Madness and Your Productivity

Today’s blog written by Bob Tiell, Director of Career Services & Workforce Development

It’s March Madness again and with that typically comes discussion about office pools’ impact on the workplace. Are they a morale booster or a productivity bust?

It’s hard to substantiate, but a recent study by a national consulting firm suggests that there may be as much as a $134M loss in wages and productivity across the country due to office pools.

Of course, there’s plenty of room for debate as to what impact NCAA office pools actually have. But one thing we do know is that work performance and productivity are clearly influenced by how well suited folks are for their career. Evaluating career suitability is JFCS’s expertise.

If you or someone you know is on a career track that seems out of alignment, JFCS can definitely help. For further information, contact Bob Tiell at 502 452 6241 ext. 230.

 

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