Seems people with all these mobile devices are working longer and
longer -- Survey:
Blackberry owners chained to work
. Well, if that makes them happy,
more power to them. Not me, though. I already work too many hours and
need to cut back. At times, I can do this pretty well, but occasionally
I fall back into my pattern. I'm still interested in working more efficiently
and with a higher
degree of focus
than I am in
doing more things in even more hours. I actually want to do less. Much
less. Longer and harder and "always on" have only negative connotations
to me at this point. Now, having full mobility while you are working a
project is beneficial in many ways, but if that means you never stop
working then that's a problem.
From the article: "Contrary to shiny happy ads suggesting we do more in
less time, in fact, there is evidence to suggest that we simply do
more, more of the time," analysts Kaan Yigit and David Ackerman said.
That's been my experience, too.