Today, many IBMers work at home. But lots of companies don’t take this approach, and that means commute time, to from work, probably every day.
How long is your commute? Have you considered how much time that amounts to over the course of a week? A month? A year? You might not believe how quickly the time adds up – 360 hours a year, sadly, is typical.
Some days, there just isn’t time enough to finish all of your work. On top of your regular tasks, things crop up that have to be handled right away – pushing you back even further.
Author Liz Strauss
Add to that your long-term deadlines, and that can mean late nights at the office, and/or spending your evenings and weekends working. All of which can make you miss out on the things you would rather be doing – with family and friends.