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Working More Hours Leads to Burnout, Not More Productivity
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Working More Hours Leads to Burnout, Not More Productivity

Working fewer hours improves your productivity by allowing you to experience that part of your existence knows as 'your life.'
Jonathan Long
Working 80 Hours a Week is Not Actually What Leads to Success
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Working 80 Hours a Week is Not Actually What Leads to Success

If you're always working 10-hour days, somebody needs to explain 'diminishing returns' to you.
Ray Zinn
Here's What I Learned When I Quit My Own Business
Startup Lessons

Here's What I Learned When I Quit My Own Business

Just when you think you have it all figured out, you learn that you don't.
Mark Asquith
The 2,000-Hour Question
Entrepreneurs

The 2,000-Hour Question

How many hours do most entrepreneurs really work?
Marty Fukuda
Japan Seeing Record Number of Cases of People Working Themselves to Death
Japan

Japan Seeing Record Number of Cases of People Working Themselves to Death

Japan has no legal limits on working hours, and people are dying either from cardiovascular disease or suicide due to work-related stress.
Those 12-Hour Days Are Killing You Without Helping Your Business
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Those 12-Hour Days Are Killing You Without Helping Your Business

Entrepreneurs enjoy bragging about their marathon days but they are not exempt from the law of diminishing returns.
John Rampton
Your Workplace Stress Is Killing You
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Your Workplace Stress Is Killing You

According to a new study, our offices may be chipping years off our lives.
Lisa Evans
Working Long Hours Could Kill You
Personal Health

Working Long Hours Could Kill You

The stress of working long hours can lead to negative health consequences, increasing your risk of stroke.
Lisa Evans
How the 9-to-5 Came to Be and Why It No Longer Makes Sense (Infographic)
Infographics

How the 9-to-5 Came to Be and Why It No Longer Makes Sense (Infographic)

Everybody's working for the weekend, but is it best to get 'er done in long, eight-hour stints? Probably not.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 in 10 Surveyed Choose Entrepreneurship, Despite the Sacrifices (Infographic)
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9 in 10 Surveyed Choose Entrepreneurship, Despite the Sacrifices (Infographic)

A new study explains why business owners think the extra time and energy is worth it.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Why the CEO Should Be the First in and Last Out
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Why the CEO Should Be the First in and Last Out

It's your company. You can't expect anyone to work harder than you do.
Sheldon Yellen
Cram a Week's Worth of Work in 4 Hours? Think Again.
Leadership Qualities

Cram a Week's Worth of Work in 4 Hours? Think Again.

Buckling down to accomplish heaps of tasks seems to have fallen out of fashion lately. But success demands massive amounts of this very stuff.