Top Reasons Why Workers Say They Need a Break from the Office - Slide 8

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If you work from home, you may like to brag that you can do it all in your pajamas. And for most people, working from home means dressing down, but only so far. Nearly half (49 percent) of those who have worked from home say they’re most likely to wear jeans and t-shirts when on the job – on the couch. Twenty-five percent are most likely to work in their PJs while 7 percent keep it simple – real simple – working from home in their underwear or birthday suit.

It’s no secret that many of us find parts of office life annoying, stressful and even counter-productive. A new Wakefield Research Study commissioned by Citrix details some of our top frustrations with modern work life, including: working with a “know-it-all,” attending company events we’d rather miss and a boss that takes credit for our work. It also highlights the creative measures people are taking to avoid going in to the office and what they’re willing to sacrifice for the flexibility to work from home just one day a week.

The survey of more than 1,000 American office workers was conducted in June 2012 by Wakefield Research. It reveals the following trends and reasons that workers feel they need a break from the office and how they would conduct business from home or on vacation.


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