25 Feb '11, 5am

Keeping fidgety Gen Y Singaporeans engaged: YOU can read Cable & Wireless' new report on what Singaporeans do du...

Keeping fidgety Gen Y Singaporeans engaged: YOU can read Cable & Wireless' new report on what Singaporeans do du...

About half of the 750 Singaporeans polled for the study admitted to reading and replying to email messages as well as surfing the Internet during such calls, one quarter stuffed their faces, and about one in 10 doodled or took nap. -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN ACCORDING to a five-country study by the telco Cable & Wireless Worldwide released on Friday, Singaporeans admitted to doing all sorts of other activities during conference calls compared to workers in other countries. About half of the 750 Singaporeans polled for the study admitted to reading and replying to email messages as well as surfing the Internet during such calls. One quarter stuffed their faces, and about one in 10 doodled or took naps. Younger workers, in particular, showed a shorter attention span compared to more mature ones, said the study. In view of such admissions, it is perhaps not surprising that an o...

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