HR is yet to feel benefits of work-life balance

Brockett, James
November 2007
People Management;11/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p16
The article reveals the findings of a snap poll conducted by PM regarding human resource (HR) professionals who are working longer hours despite the promotion of work-life balance. Around half of respondents to PM's survey say they are working more than 45 hours a week. Excessive workload is the most commonly cited reason. The poll reinforces the findings of the Personnel Rewards joint survey by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Croner which suggested HR people were becoming more overworked.


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