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According to a new study, employees are 40{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} more likely to engage in this type of negative behavior at work after lunch.

 

Lying

 

The study found that people have “decision fatigue” amd “ego deflation” later in the day and are more likely to make poor ethical decisions like lying. In other words, you’re just tired and saying whatever you think someone else may want to hear. Men tell an average of six lies every day in the workplace while women average three. 60{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} of adults can’t have a 10 minute conversation without telling at least one lie and our parents get the worst of it. 86{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} of people regularly lie to their parents. Do you work with anyone you suspect of constantly lying?
– Dave O’Brien

 

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