Fear not, lazy employees of the world. You’re not the only one slowing down heading into Labor Day weekend.
In a bold use of an infographic to convince people to gulp energy drinks at work, content marketing master Red Bull says
that 43 percent of us lose productivity immediately before and after a holiday or vacation.
That includes this weekend, lazy bones.
For those of you who don’t feel like you have enough vacation, Choice Hotels dedicated part of its content marketing budget to asking workers for the 25 most creative excuses for taking time off
My personal favorite: “There’s a snake on my porch.”
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That’s absolutely terrifying. If an employee said that to me, I’d give them a month off to recover. Brilliant!
For more drink-more-Red Bull justification facts (or, to see what your boss will print out and say, “Hey, we should be doing this kind of stuff”) check out the infographic below: