When it comes to your career, you are committed
and passionate. Your job is fulfilling. In many
ways it has become a part of your identity. But
is there a downside to your dedication? Check
out these five tips on how to avoid taking it
too far, and becoming a workaholic.
Strike the right work-life balance.
Too much work can be unhealthy, unproductive and unrewarding.
Not to mention it can lead to burnout, which can seriously
Remember to take the opportunities to tend to key life
functions no matter how long your to-do list.
Manage your schedule effectively.
time management by
declining non-essential meetings and creating space
on your calendar to tackle important projects.
Learn to delegate. You will have
more time if you know how to
as appropriate. Know what requires your expertise
and what doesn’t and be honest about what
you can take on.
Create clear boundaries. There will
no doubt be days when you have to stay late at the office
to meet deadlines or return emails. But it’s unwise
to make this a habit.
Make working work for you. When you
love what you do, you want to do it; and you want to do it well.
That is why it’s important to find a healthy balance.
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