A survey of Canadian workers by Toshiba found that the biggest source of stress in the office is . . . technology that doesn’t work right.
40% of people said malfunctioning technology was the most stressful thing in the office. And 52% say they don’t have enough time for other work responsibilities because of tech problems.
57% said that their boss would allow technology failure as a valid excuse for missing a deadline.
iPads and tablets seem to be the most stressful technology . . . people who use them are three times more likely to YELL at co-workers when they feel stressed. 86% of tablet users say they’re stressed, which is 18% higher than laptop users.