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Report reveals workers are FAKING meetings

10% of workers are regularly booking fake meetings into their diary to keep colleagues thinking they are busier than they really are, reveals new data from Synergy SKY.

The study states that the average UK worker that books fake meetings is clocking up some three hours per week or, over 150 hours a year, in "fake meeting time". That works out at just over a whole month of deliberately wasted meeting-resources and time per year. Synergy SKY’s research, which analysed over 2,500 meetings in 2019, was able to identify clusters of repeat meeting behaviour and it was on this basis that it decided to conduct this study and uncover the truth.

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