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How much will March Madness cost your boss?


NEW YORK (KTTC) -- How much will March Madness cost the boss?

More than a billion dollars for every unproductive work "hour" during the first week of the NCAA tournament, according to outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas.

Fifty million people are expected to participate in office pools. Some might take minutes to fill out a bracket, while others will spend hours analyzing their picks.

Then, there's sneaking a few peaks at the "madness," and of course, talking about it.



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