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Psychology Professor Offers Employees Advice for the Dog Days of Summer

July 19, 2011

Category: Faculty, Psychology


EDITOR'S NOTE: Dr. Erin Wood, assistant professor of psychology at Catawba College, offers some advice on how employees can stay focused and productive during the summer. ;
By Emily Ford, salisburypost.com ;

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As temperatures soar outside, the summer slump begins inside. ;

When desk jockeys and cubicle dwellers should be crunching numbers, making sales or writing articles, they are daydreaming about the beach or pool.

Stuck in an office while others play in the sunshine, we turn on autopilot and muddle through our workday rather than tackling projects that require creativity and motivation.

Not good for businesses that need a productive workforce. Read more...


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