Hard to hit the “off” switch outside the office

Work life balance – a perspective on hitting the “off” switch from an another blogger on in-house counsel issues:

The mythical work-life balance remains a myth for me as I suspect it is for many in-house counsel. Just to prove how hard it is to follow even good advice, here I am home this evening writing this blog post about turning “off” my work mode at home at night. I was inspired by Overcome Your Work Addition, which posits that those who visualize themselves as “workaholics” might actually be “successaholics.” Rather than some deep-seeded satisfaction from working long hours, “successaholics” are obsessed with work “because of the satisfaction we get from the kudos for achievement.

[via: Hard to hit the "off" switch outside the office at LeadingInhouse]