The 'How Are People Wasting Time at Work?' Infographic by Rypple breaks down the reasons that employees waste their time leading to lost productivity. Company managers should take special note of this graph if they want to cut back on wasted time.
There are a few main sources of time-wasters that add up to create quite a large pile of wasted time. The biggest time wasters of them all include trying to schedule meetings, finding information and trying to contact people. The biggest way these time-wasters can be fixed is by getting every employee on the same cloud-based communication system so all messages stay in one place. A firm that employees 50 knowledge workers can save close to 1 million dollars a year in lost productivity just by doing that alone.