TITLE

Are you noticing too many yawns?

AUTHOR(S)
Sunoo, Brenda Paik
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Apr98, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the risks and prevention of boredom in the workplace. Factors that contribute to boredom in the workplace; Negative effects of boredom in the workplace; Importance of employees' membership in professional and business organizations; Tips for preventing boredom in the workplace in the guide titled `Beating Boredom' published by the Boring Institute.
ACCESSION #
563599

 

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