Cyberloafing at the workplace: gain or drain on work?

  title={Cyberloafing at the workplace: gain or drain on work?},
  author={Vivien K. G. Lim and Don J. Q. Chen},
  journal={Behaviour \& Information Technology},
  pages={343 - 353}
This study examined the impact of cyberloafing on employees' emotion and work. We also examined gender differences in employees' perception towards cyberloafing. In general, respondents felt that some form of cyberloafing at work was acceptable. Men were also more likely to report that cyberloafing has a positive impact on work compared to women. As well, our findings suggest that browsing activities have a positive impact on employees' emotion while emailing activities have a negative impact… 

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