Got Time?

By January 2, 2010 General 9 Comments

As you dream up your New Year’s Resolutions for 2010, take a moment to think about where you spend your time. You define your life by where you decide to spend your time.

Here are some stats that you may find interesting:

  • 80% of employees do not want to go to work on Monday morning.
  • By Friday, the rate only drops to 60%.
  • The average person uses 13 different methods to control and manage their time.
  • The average person gets 1 interruption every 8 minutes, or approximately 7 an hour, or 50-60 per day.
  • On an average day, there are 17 million meetings in America.
  • The average worker sends and receives 190 messages per day.
  • Over one billion people around the world survive on less than $1 per day.
  • One species becomes extinct every 15 minutes
  • A new McDonald’s franchise opens every four hours.
  • 98% of American homes have at least one television set.
  • The average American sees 200,000 televised acts of violence by the age of 18.
  • The average adult spends 4 minutes a day outside.

More stats here and here.

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