78% of People Check Email in the Bathroom—and Other Email Stats You Didn't Want to Know
It’s no secret that most professionals receive an absurd number of emails every day, but have you ever realized how just how much email can take over your life? Some quick stats for you: 78% of professionals check their inboxes while they’re on the toilet, and 15% even scrolled through emails at funerals. Yikes!
Still not convinced? The infographic below has more scary stats about the amount of email we’re trying to get through every day (and how to make it easier on yourself).
Infographic courtesy of Master Degree Online. Photo of woman answering emails courtesy of Shutterstock.
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