We live in days when just a handful of people now have to do the job of almost a hundred people. And since managements are now firing almost at will, everyone is doing everything they can to keep their jobs. Work-life balance is fast becoming a luxury that many white collar executives do not even consider anymore.
Budgets are getting smaller. Teams are getting sliced. Targets are soaring. Fear looms in the horizon. Work-life balance is becoming a myth. Just a few days ago, it was all over the news that one of Nigeria’s commercial banks relieved about 800 (of their already few) workers of their jobs. An annonymous tip said (more…)