Most people can accept a little bit of internet distraction in the work-place.
We all want to be treated as adults in our places of work but sometimes we need help to stay on the straight and narrow.
Sometimes things get out of hand in a big way
When you do a little digging its astonishing how common place Internet Addiction Disorder (IAD) has become. Symptoms include Depression, Dishonesty, Feelings of guilt, Anxiety, Feelings of Euphoria when using the Computer, Inability to Prioritize or Keep Schedules, Isolation, No Sense of Time, Defensiveness, Avoidance of Work, Agitation, Mood Swings, Fear, Loneliness Boredom with Routine Tasks and Procrastination. I think most of can recognize these symptoms.
Read more here » https://www.psycom.net/iadcriteria.html
So it’s with heavy heart I ready about the latest game to drive internet addiction over the past few days. Its Fortnite, a multi-player, multi-platform game that made $223 in March. Wow ! This is a “free game” with monetization through in-game additions and adds.
If like me you have teenage children then keep a watch on your credit card this month.
You can block almost all internet content using FlashStart internet filtering.
It works with almost any wifi router to bring commercial grade content and malware protection for your work-place and home-place. FlashStart can take the distractions out-of work-times but permit them in after hours when even adults need their fix !