A new study from the University of Texas at San Antonio looks into employees slacking off by excessively surfing the Internet, an activity known as cyberloafing.
Leisure surfing can be helpful. It relieves stress and can help people recoup their thoughts, but cyberloafing is different. That’s when people are supposed to be working and are instead surfing.
Cyberloafing represents billions of dollars in lost productivity in the United States annually.
Worst of all it’s nearly impossible to keep people off the Internet at work b.....