More than one-third of adults (34 percent) report that their stress increased over the past year. Only 16 percent report decreased stress in the past year.

-http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/stress/2015/snapshot.aspx

 

“The typical executive wastes 150 hours a year (almost an entire month), searching for lost information. For someone earning $50,000 a year, this loss is equivalent to $3,842 annually.”

Forbes ASAP

In a 2008 NAPO survey of 400 consumers nationwide:

    • 27% said they feel disorganized at work, and of those, 91 percent said they would be more effective and efficient if their workspace was better organized
    • 28% said they would save over an hour per day
    • 27% said they would save 31 to 60 minutes each day

-http://www.simplyproductive.com/2012/03/time-management-statistics/

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