March Madness Could Cost Employers $4 Billion in Productivity
March Madness isn’t just a tournament title -- it’s also an accurate description of office productivity during the NCAA Tournament. You would be hard-pressed to find another annual event that costs employers an estimated $4 billion annually. According to a 2017 report from Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc., a job placement center out of Chicago, Illinois, 51 million office workers join office pools during March Madness.