With this tight economy, many corporate workers have found it useful to multitask by eating lunch while continuing with their work while at their desk. But can you remember the last time you actually cleaned your desk and everything on it? In a recent study at the University of Arizona in 2007 – the average desktop has 100 times more bacteria on it than a kitchen table and (get this) 400 times more than the average toilet seat!
So trying to save time while eating and working may actually cost you more time away from work by having more sick days than usual – so the next time you want to multitask at your desk, do some cleaning first…oh, and don’t forget to wash your hands as well. Click here to read more.