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Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies

Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies
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In sum, the story of overwork is literally a story of diminishing returns: keep overworking, and you’ll progressively work more stupidly on tasks that are increasingly meaningless.

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So why do we keep doing it? Why can’t we put the book down?

It could be ignorance. Maybe most people just don’t know how bad overwork is, objectively speaking.

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