TITLE

Balance at breaking point

AUTHOR(S)
Wain, Daniel
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
People Management;5/21/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author asserts the negative effects of workaholism on business, particularly during recession. He comments on the disappearance of work-life balance as employees recognise the importance of employment. He relates that we can control how we respond to external forces even though we cannot control them. He mentions a study claiming overwork as the biggest obstacle to productivity, costing U.S. business more than $150 billion in 2008.
ACCESSION #
43661250

 

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