Oh, the summer months. Rising temperatures, awesome vacations, and decreased productivity.
Yep, you read that right—25% of people feel less productive in the office in the summertime. If you find yourself struggling to stay focused because you’re dreaming about your upcoming trip, you aren’t alone. Oh, and we totally feel your frustration that you still have to bring a coat to the office because your co-workers cranked up the AC.
The summer slump is real—just check out this infographic for proof that you’re not the only one who’s impacted when it gets hot outside. And, if you notice you’re guilty of everything you see below, read our tips on how to challenge yourself without having to sacrifice any sunshine.
Infographic courtesy of Grasshopper Group. Photo of woman on the beach courtesy of Shutterstock.
A UNC-Wilmington grad born and raised in North Carolina, Kaitlyn always knew she would end up in NYC to pursue writing. As a summer editorial intern, she contributes career advice to The Muse. In addition, she also writes for other publications, such as USA TODAY College, Her Campus, and The Huffington Post. You can find her searching the city for the best eats, binge-watching Netflix, or catching up with friends at dinner. Say hi on Twitter @KaitlynRussell_More from this Author