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Despite the anytime, anywhere connectivity potential of mobile technology the daily commute is still regarded as wasted time for nearly a third of professionals according to the latest survey from Regus, the global workspace provider.
Regus surveyed its customer base to establish whether commuting time was viewed as personal time, work time or simply wasted time. For 31% of UK respondents, the daily struggle to and from the office is regarded only as time wasted.
According to the TUC, UK commuting times rose by three minutes a day between 2004 and 2014, from an average of 52 minutes to 55 minutes. For many professionals, this time could be usefully spent responding to emails or drafting copy. At the very least, commuters want the time to themselves to read, make personal calls or listen to music. However, the nature of today’s co...Read more from this release