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# work-life-balance - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This graph shows how to be happy at work Don't Worry Be Happy

This graph shows how to be happy at work

It’s all to do with flow, apparently.

# work-life-balance - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Should you answer work emails from home? Most employers think so Home Office This post contains a poll

Should you answer work emails from home? Most employers think so

A new survey has shown that 60 per cent of employers expect workers to check emails outside office hours.

# work-life-balance - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No emails please, we’re French: France lets people stop checking work email after 6pm Work Life Balance

# work-life-balance - Thursday 30 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Yes, I leave work on time – that doesn’t mean I don’t work hard Working Parents

Column: Yes, I leave work on time – that doesn’t mean I don’t work hard

Employers need to ensure they’re not discriminating against working parents that are organised enough to leave at 5 o’clock – judge the output, not the hours, writes Andrea Mara.

# work-life-balance - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job Productivity This post contains a poll

Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job

Not all day, you understand. That’s a duvet day.

# work-life-balance - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Why working 6 days a week is a terrible idea Downtime

Why working 6 days a week is a terrible idea

Working fewer hours, taking more breaks and occasional holidays can actually make us more productive.

# work-life-balance - Saturday 31 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: How to get the right work-life balance Opinion

Column: How to get the right work-life balance

Schedule your week in advance and create a system for managing your tasks, your email, and your family time. The more you organise, the more in control of your life you will be, writes Ciara Conlon.

# work-life-balance - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep Productivity

Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep

New research suggests stress messes with our sleep.

# work-life-balance - Monday 29 April, 2013

15 productivity tips to help you escape the 9-5 lifestyle

If you’re spending 12 hours a day at your job and still not finishing your work, it’s time to make a change.

# work-life-balance - Sunday 21 April, 2013

How to manage workplace stress

It’s part of modern life – but there are ways to let go…

# work-life-balance - Sunday 3 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie How to get sh!t done working from home Telecommuting

How to get sh!t done working from home

Yahoo says that its employees are no longer allowed to work from home – but if you do, these are the benefits and drawback of telecommuting that you need to know…

# work-life-balance - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: Most would jump at the chance to work at home, but it has its downsides Opinion

Column: Most would jump at the chance to work at home, but it has its downsides

Working at home is not as relaxing as one might think, writes Ann-Marie Scully who says she even misses the morning commute.

# work-life-balance - Thursday 24 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you satisfied with your quality of life? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you satisfied with your quality of life?

The OECD says the Irish have some of the best lives in the world, with long life expectancy and a decent work-life balance.

From TheJournal.ie How good is life in Ireland? Happy

How good is life in Ireland?

Pretty good, actually, says the latest OECD Better Life Index. People in Ireland have a long life expectancy – but the rising rate of obesity could impact on that.

# work-life-balance - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

5 pieces of career advice we learned from Charles Handy

The influential Irish-born workplace philosopher is to make a rare appearance in Dublin next month.

# work-life-balance - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Long before Google, the Soviets also had ’20 per cent time’

Productivity and employee motivation drove both ideas – but how come one worked better than the other?

# work-life-balance - Monday 2 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Slideshow: The world’s 12 best places to live and work Best Places This post contains images

Slideshow: The world’s 12 best places to live and work

Is your life out of balance? How about moving to one of these countries…

# work-life-balance - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Do you take all your holiday leave? Work-life Balance This post contains a poll

Do you take all your holiday leave?

Survey claims that over half of respondents didn’t take all their annual leave days because they were too busy or under too much pressure at work.