Do you love your work too much? Is it taking over your heart as well as your mind? Ian Wylie poses these questions in an article he writes for the Guardian. If you bring your heart and soul to work, Wylie argues, there's a good chance you'll end up feeling betrayed. Wylie writes:
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Should we accept that work is our new religion, where we worship and sacrifice our time? Or should we put our work back in context? The Spanish word for work, "trabajo", comes from a Latin word for an instrument of torture. Even the Puritans considered work a means to an end.
If you are a workaholic, perhaps it's because you love your employer. We all know that there are good bosses - and others who are, well, challenging. Fast Company, a magazine that offers management, leadership and career advice to executives, takes a light-hearted look at bosses to avoid. For a heads up, check out this amusing slideshow.
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