As the world descends upon South Korea for the 2018 Winter Olympics, business professionals across the United States will have their eyes peeled on Pyeongchang. 56% of business professionals plan to watch the Winter Games, according to an Office Pulse study of 568 white-collar workers.

US businesses will lose $1.7B in lost productivity due to employees watching the 2018 Winter Olympics at work

With more than half of all business professionals watching the Olympics, email, deadlines and projects may come second to hockey, snowboarding and figure skating. Workers will need to strike a balance between working and watching, and for some, that may be easier said than done.

Read the full article on Office Pulse.