Facebook costs British employers $260 million a day

Posted by Humphrey Cheung

London (England) – British employees are slacking off at work to look at their Facebook profiles, according to a new study by an Irish employment law firm.  The Peninsula group says employees waste thousands of hours a day browsing Facebook and that costs companies more than $260 million every day.  In total, the company says 232 million work hours a month are lost in the UK.

Interestingly enough, Peninsula does not specify how it came up with the statistics.

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