There are many people who view games and recreation as useless, frivolous activities. The time spent on these activities, according to some, can be better spent on other activities, such as working or volunteering. However, certain corporations and wellness programs have found that there are usually huge benefits associated with time spent participating in recreation. Recreation is shown to help employees stay healthy, and also has been found to increase productivity and creativity provided during the working hours.
- Recreation and play are often seen as a waste of time
- Recreation and play help us achieve balance and fulfillment in our busy lives
- Recreational benefits help make a community more productive and balanced, enhancing everyone’s quality of life
“Geo-caching is, as an activity, a waste of time – so are most hobbies and games.”