Working Longer Hours Doesn’t Necessarily Work

Here’s a well thought out article about ‘the working week’, with evidence about what makes sense that is quite compelling.

Business Insider – Why Working Six Days a Week is Bad For You

In those organisations where people habitually work like this, in my experience in developing countries it has more to do with inefficiency built in to systems, high tolerance for time-wasting behaviour and macho individual competitiveness that equates simple time in office with output achieved.

After reading this article – I’m looking forward to my vacation even more!


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