Forget whistling while you work- try tweeting. A study found that, contrary to what you might think, employees who use their smartphones throughout the day are actually happier and more productive.
Experts believe allowing workers to take breaks during the workday- especially to connect with others via social media- has well-being benefits. Their study determined that a total of 20 to 25 minutes of daily smartphone use was associated with increased happiness and did not harm productivity.
Unfortunately, playing Candy Crush for three hours while you pretend to work probably won’t fly with your boss.