When should you stop?
- WARNING--workaholic! Intili, Daniela // Money (Australia Edition);Aug2002, p18
Discusses the physical and psychological effects of work addiction. Definition of workaholism; Factors that make a person addicted to work; Consequences of the disruption of eating and sleeping patterns.
- Work smarter, not harder. Harris, T.G.; Trotter, R.J. // Psychology Today;Mar89, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p33
Discusses the new passion for work among Americans and suggests ways to boost productivity, and at the same time, lighten workload and inject an element of playfulness into work.
- All work and no play...Isn't even good for work. // Psychology Today;Mar89, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p34
Discusses the importance of an element of playfulness in the workplace as a boost to productivity. Cites examples from various companies which have experimented with this approach and found it to be successful. INSET: How to make work more playful..
- Strategies for coping with workplace depression. Whigham-Desir, Marjorie // Black Enterprise;Sep93, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p77
Focuses on `workplace depression,' a phrase coined by corporate psychologists to characterize the feeling of suppressed anger and anxiety that are widespread in today's workplace. Symptoms which range from low productivity to high absenteeism; Effect of the recent wave of corporate layoffs; Why...
- Tackling workplace bullies. Seward, Karen; Fahy, Sheila // Occupational Health;May2003, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p16
Reports that the Great Britain Health and Safety Executive identified bullying as a significant risk factor in work-related stress. Legal remedies available to employees in Great Britain who fall victim to oppressive behavior; Employers' liability for employees' unlawful acts; Conclusion. ...
- Have fun, and that's an order! Mullich, Joe // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;3/18/96, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p5
Presents a cautionary tale about the growing trend of making work `fun.' Chief executive officers who come to work dressed in odd costumes; Pitfalls of having `fun' at work.
- Battling the blahs. Cole, Joanne // Getting Results...For the Hands-on Manager: Plant Edition;Jan97, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p3
Lists tips for managers on how to deal of feeling lethargic and uninspired at work, called `blahs.' Includes prioritizing one's tasks related to one's work; Social support from co-employees.
- Having a nice day. Bing, S. // Esquire;Apr89, Vol. 111 Issue 4, p94
Describes the author's thoughts about things he enjoys.
- Don't give it all away at work. J.G.K. // Executive Female (0199-2880);Mar/Apr97, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p62
Advises that giving too much of yourself at work does not necessarily gain profit. Warns Barbara Bailry Reinhold's remark in giving away one's power, money, time, right to one's opinion, peace of mind and life balance.
- Business Journals. // Director (00123242);May99, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p83
Presents a summary of the article `All Work and No Play,' by David Calder which appeared in the March 1999 issue of `Scottish Business Insider.'