Working 12-Hours A Day Makes You Stupid.

Working 12-Hours A Day Makes You Stupid. Avatar Posted by spinlessplates under Self-Development
From http://www.spinlessplates.com 677 days ago
Made Hot by: HeatherStone on December 16, 2012 8:02 pm
Why That 12-Hour Working Day Doesn’t Make You A Hero, It Makes You Look Stupid.

Working long hours reduces productivity and harms the long-term sustainability of your business. In fact, it’s stupid behaviour. To find out why, read on.

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Written by HeatherStone
672 days ago

Hi Paul,

Yea, I'd much rather brag about efficiency, about how quickly I was able to get things done, not how long it took. The idea is to work smarter not harder. Great post and as always thanks for sharing it with the BizSugar community!



Written by Sian Phillips
676 days ago

Great post Paul, and hands up that I'm often one of those doing 12 hours days. Although I know it's not good I do have reasons for it. I have several clients and in different countries so sometimes I have to fit in with them. I am happy at home working but if I have plans to go out then I do. I am taking your point 5 on board for 2013 and going to see what I can change as I know it isn't the best. Thanks for sharing on Bizsugar.com



Written by spinlessplates
677 days ago

Thanks for reading.

Never get busyness confused with business.



Written by bigmoneyweb
677 days ago

Well written and I agree with you. Working overtime doesn’t increase your output. It makes you look stupid. thanks for sharing.



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