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Delivering Time Management for IT Professionals: A Trainer's Manual by Dr. Jan Yager

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The hazards of being a workaholic

There was a time when working around the clock was seen as a badge of courage and a sign that you were hard-working and dedicated to your job. But the pendulum has swung the other way. As noted in the beginning of this module, younger IT professionals, especially those now entering the field are looking to work at companies where work-life balance is the newer value that is being taught.

Besides having a personal preference for a balanced life, it has become more widely known that being a workaholic can have a negative effect on your physical and mental health, as well as your long-term productivity at work and on your relationships. Workaholism is also even more than just working too much. The term workaholism ...

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