High on Marijuana at Work in US – Nearly 10 percent go to work high, study finds

Job Market Monitor

A new report has found nearly 1 in 10 Americans are showing up to work high on marijuana. Capture d’écran 2014-09-22 à 09.35.27Mashable.com conducted the survey in partnership with SurveyMonkey, and found 9.7 percent of Americans fessed up to smoking cannabis before showing up to the office.

The data analyzed the marijuana and prescription drug habits of 534 Americans. What’s more, nearly 81 percent said they scored their cannabis illegally, according to the survey.

Cannabis and the workplace seem quite linked lately. Entrepreneur and venture capitalist Peter Thiel recently chimed in on marijuana and work. While criticizing Twitter during an appearance on CNBC Wednesday, Thiel said Twitter is a “… horribly mismanaged company—probably a lot of pot smoking going on there.”

Chosen excerpts by Job Market Monitor. Read the whole story at Nearly 10 Percent of Americans Go to Work High, Study Finds.

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