BBJ: March Madness good for the office?

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March 18, 2010, 7:53 am
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(NECN) - At the office this week, there is most likely a lot of chatter about brackets and basketball.  So the question arises: Is March Madness ultimately bad for business.

One human resources firm estimated that this year's NCAA tournament could cost U.S. Firms $ 1.8 billion in productivity.

Lisa van der Pool of The Boston Business Journal shares the details in the video player above.

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