But the bottom line is: For the good of our bodies, our families, our communities, the profitability of American companies, and the future of the country, this insanity has to stop. Working long days and weeks has been incontrovertibly proven to be the stupidest, most expensive way there is to get work done.Hopefully the culture can be saved from itself, at least for bottom-line reasons, if humanitarian arguments aren't enough.
Friday, March 16, 2012
The power of the 40-hour week
It's not just good for lazy people; it actually makes workplaces more productive, in every category, from manual labor to "information fields."