How to Encourage a Work Colleague to Take Longer Lunch Breaks?

Answer If you are in the situation of seeing a work colleague take 5 minute lunch breaks but still working a long day, it can be worrying from a management point of view and, depending on the reasons for ... Read More »

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Is there an OSHA standard for lunch breaks in a work day?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, is a part of the U.S. Department of Labor, or DOL. The DOL states that there are no federal laws for lunch or coffee breaks during a regu... Read More »

How to Take Breaks at Work?

Modern office workers are sometimes called "workaholics," working long hours and taking few breaks. Studies within the last few years have shown that skipping breaks or lunch can hamper productivit... Read More »

Why are commercial breaks during TV movies much longer than regular commercial breaks?

One reason is probably because you are watching a movie and not a tv show so the programming people know you are going to keep watching the movie. I like to use those commercials to get popcorn, or... Read More »

If a work colleague told you to get your fat lazy a%*e off that computer and do some work, would you?